The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 21 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.06% 3.65% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.64% 3.74% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 11
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 294 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 94.97% 97.67% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 165 247 377
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

DBA
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

DBA Salary Trend in Croydon

DBA
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Croydon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 36 (97.30%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
3 25 (67.57%) T-SQL
4 24 (64.86%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (62.16%) MS Excel
6 21 (56.76%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (45.95%) ETL
9 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
10 13 (35.14%) C#
10 13 (35.14%) .NET
11 11 (29.73%) OLAP
11 11 (29.73%) OLTP
11 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
12 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (21.62%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (21.62%) Refactoring
14 7 (18.92%) Sybase ASE
14 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (18.92%) Sybase
15 6 (16.22%) CRM
15 6 (16.22%) VLDB
15 6 (16.22%) Finance
15 6 (16.22%) Replication

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Applications
1 23 (62.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (29.73%) OLAP
4 11 (29.73%) OLTP
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
5 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (18.92%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (16.22%) QlikView
8 6 (16.22%) VLDB
9 5 (13.51%) Big Data
10 4 (10.81%) MySQL
10 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (56.76%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (45.95%) ETL
4 8 (21.62%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (21.62%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (21.62%) Refactoring
5 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.22%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Email Marketing
8 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) Data Security
8 3 (8.11%) ERD
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) T-SQL
3 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
4 13 (35.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Sybase
3 6 (16.22%) Tableau
4 3 (8.11%) Red Gate
4 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) Retek
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle