The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 42 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 26 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.34% 1.57% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 1.64% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £58,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.40% +56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 488 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.66% 95.87% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 491 382 426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

DBA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

DBA Salary Trend in Coventry

DBA
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 15 (41.67%) Windows
5 13 (36.11%) Data Guard
5 13 (36.11%) Linux
5 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
6 12 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (30.56%) DB2
7 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (25.00%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) Solaris
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Middleware
10 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (13.89%) Clustering
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
12 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
12 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
12 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
13 3 (8.33%) Cisco
13 3 (8.33%) Thin Client

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (30.56%) DB2
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Service Management
3 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) E-business
5 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Security
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Netezza
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago