The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 45 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.10% 0.26% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 0.27% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -45.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
291 375 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 99.32% 96.15% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 248 317 338
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

DBA
Salary Trend in Devon

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

DBA Salary Trend in Devon

DBA
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Devon

DBA
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +8 11 £30,000 +30.43%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ETL
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (46.15%) High Availability
6 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 4 (30.77%) Red Gate
9 3 (23.08%) Perfmon
9 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
9 3 (23.08%) ISO 14001
9 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
9 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (15.38%) VMware
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
11 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
11 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
11 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
11 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ETL
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (46.15%) High Availability
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 14001
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Perfmon
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Red Gate
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle