The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 119 114 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 54 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.72% 1.96% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.01% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 52
Average salary £45,000 £39,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% -19.48%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3048 3035 3531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.16% 97.40% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2505 2909
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DBA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

DBA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

DBA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

DBA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 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
Nottinghamshire -8 24 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Northamptonshire +11 22 £45,000 - 2
Derbyshire -3 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 - 1
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 98 (79.67%) SQL
2 66 (53.66%) Replication
3 61 (49.59%) SQL Server
4 41 (33.33%) Linux
5 39 (31.71%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (29.27%) T-SQL
7 33 (26.83%) MySQL
7 33 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (26.02%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (22.76%) Incident Management
10 27 (21.95%) Degree
10 27 (21.95%) Problem Management
10 27 (21.95%) E-Commerce
11 26 (21.14%) Performance Analysis
12 25 (20.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (20.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (19.51%) Ubuntu
14 23 (18.70%) Firewall
14 23 (18.70%) Clustering
14 23 (18.70%) Apache
14 23 (18.70%) DNS
14 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
14 23 (18.70%) DevOps
15 22 (17.89%) Relational Database
16 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2014
16 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 16 (13.01%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (18.70%) Apache
2 13 (10.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.81%) CICS
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.70%) DNS
1 23 (18.70%) Firewall
2 12 (9.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (49.59%) SQL Server
2 33 (26.83%) MySQL
3 32 (26.02%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (20.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (20.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (17.89%) Relational Database
6 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (14.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (12.20%) DB2
9 15 (12.20%) Oracle Database
9 15 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (6.50%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
14 4 (3.25%) Adabas
14 4 (3.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) ERwin
2 3 (2.44%) Toad
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (6.50%) Retail
2 5 (4.07%) Marketing
3 4 (3.25%) Advertising
3 4 (3.25%) Finance
4 3 (2.44%) Games
4 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) .NET
1 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (53.66%) Replication
2 23 (18.70%) Clustering
3 15 (12.20%) Computer Science
4 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.94%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.69%) Data Structures
6 7 (5.69%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.44%) VSAM
8 2 (1.63%) iPad
8 2 (1.63%) NHS
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.33%) Linux
2 24 (19.51%) Ubuntu
3 10 (8.13%) Unix
4 8 (6.50%) zOS
5 3 (2.44%) Windows
6 2 (1.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.71%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (22.76%) Incident Management
4 27 (21.95%) E-Commerce
4 27 (21.95%) Problem Management
5 26 (21.14%) Performance Analysis
6 23 (18.70%) DevOps
7 15 (12.20%) High Availability
8 13 (10.57%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.76%) ETL
9 12 (9.76%) ITIL
9 12 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (6.50%) Change Management
11 7 (5.69%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (3.25%) Data Management
13 4 (3.25%) Database Optimisation
13 4 (3.25%) Migration
13 4 (3.25%) Physical Data Model
14 3 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (79.67%) SQL
2 36 (29.27%) T-SQL
3 15 (12.20%) Java
4 5 (4.07%) C#
5 4 (3.25%) REXX
6 3 (2.44%) COBOL
6 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.63%) Perl
7 2 (1.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (21.95%) Degree
2 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.69%) MCDBA
5 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.25%) OCP
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (2.44%) MCITP
9 2 (1.63%) OCA
10 1 (0.81%) MCSA
10 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.01%) Oracle
3 15 (12.20%) hybris
4 8 (6.50%) SAP
5 5 (4.07%) Facebook
6 4 (3.25%) BMC
7 3 (2.44%) IBM
8 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.81%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.81%) Epicor
9 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) Sybase
9 1 (0.81%) Twitter
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