The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 76 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.94% 2.70% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 2.79% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 717 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.89% 96.63% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 661 588 395
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

DBA
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

DBA Salary Trend in Dorset

DBA
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Dorset

DBA
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Bournemouth -15 7 £75,000 +76.47%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (38.46%) Data Guard
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (38.46%) Banking
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Replication
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) DTS
6 3 (23.08%) OLTP
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) DTS
4 3 (23.08%) OLTP
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Data Guard
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) NetApp