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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 62 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.24% 1.28% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.33% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Average salary £23,000 £41,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.24% +1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
396 375 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.74% 95.91% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 331 321 345
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 27 January 2015. 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 1 £23,000 -44.24%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
4 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Navigator
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (15.38%) Replication

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Navigator
3 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) DTS
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase