The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 46 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.03% 2.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 2.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 0
Average salary £47,583 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 646 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.58% 94.03% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 516 476 326
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 13 (54.17%) Data Guard
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) Solaris
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (29.17%) Middleware
8 7 (29.17%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) DB2
9 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (16.67%) Clustering
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
12 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
12 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (12.50%) Project Management
12 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
12 3 (12.50%) Cisco
12 3 (12.50%) Service Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (25.00%) DB2
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 3 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
1 9 (37.50%) Solaris
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) E-business
4 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) MCP
1 3 (12.50%) MCSE
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Netezza