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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 40 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.74% 1.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £61,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
569 532 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.60% 95.00% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 491 405 356
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Data Guard
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) Linux
6 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (32.14%) Solaris
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 9 (32.14%) DB2
8 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (25.00%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) Middleware
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
13 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
13 3 (10.71%) Project Management
13 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
13 3 (10.71%) Cisco
13 3 (10.71%) Service Management
13 3 (10.71%) IIS
13 3 (10.71%) ITIL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle Database
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 9 (32.14%) DB2
4 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Thin Client
1 3 (10.71%) Fat Client
1 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Solaris
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Service Management
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) E-business
4 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Security
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Netezza
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus , benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago