The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 31 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.68% 1.10% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 1.17% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 171 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 93.96% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 176 133 184
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Essex

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

DBA
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Colchester region.

DBA Salary Trend in Colchester

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) ODBC
4 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (30.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (15.00%) Sage
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) MS Access
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Sage 200
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) Clustering
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
1 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.00%) MS Access
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) TKPROF
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) ODBC
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Sage
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft