The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 37 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.25% - 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £82,500 - £63,750
90% offered a salary of more than £80,500 - £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 - £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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 Docklands, London 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
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 167 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 93.75% 94.89% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 113 113 196
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

DBA
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

DBA Salary Trend in Docklands, London

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VLDB
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) TKPROF
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) VLDB
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) TKPROF
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase