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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 32 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.28% 0.78% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 0.81% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 14
Average salary £61,500 £41,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.09% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £32,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,550 £50,250 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
185 247 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.93% 95.74% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 206 250
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Croydon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (35.71%) ETL
7 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (32.14%) Replication
8 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
11 6 (21.43%) Sybase ASE
11 6 (21.43%) Refactoring
11 6 (21.43%) C#
11 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (21.43%) .NET
11 6 (21.43%) Sybase
12 5 (17.86%) MySQL
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
13 4 (14.29%) OLTP
13 4 (14.29%) Oracle
13 4 (14.29%) OLAP
13 4 (14.29%) Migration

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (21.43%) Sybase ASE
7 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
9 4 (14.29%) OLAP
9 4 (14.29%) OLTP
10 3 (10.71%) Big Data
11 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
11 1 (3.57%) QlikView
11 1 (3.57%) VLDB
11 1 (3.57%) DTS
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ETL
1 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (21.43%) Refactoring
4 6 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (3.57%) Email Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (21.43%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Sybase
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Red Gate
4 3 (10.71%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.57%) Tableau