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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 128 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 49 118 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.34% 3.36% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 3.50% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 47 96 85
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £35,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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
3498 3372 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.86% 96.04% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2903 2486
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
Northamptonshire -36 23 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 18 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Derbyshire -6 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Leicestershire -23 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £38,500 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 88 (76.52%) SQL Server
2 78 (67.83%) SQL
3 42 (36.52%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (27.83%) T-SQL
6 26 (22.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (21.74%) Oracle
8 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
9 23 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (19.13%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (19.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (18.26%) MS Excel
12 20 (17.39%) Oracle Database
13 19 (16.52%) Windows
14 18 (15.65%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
16 14 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (12.17%) UNIX
17 13 (11.30%) Thin Client
17 13 (11.30%) Fat Client
18 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (10.43%) Linux
18 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (9.57%) Data Guard
19 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 11 (9.57%) Oracle RAC
20 10 (8.70%) Aerospace
20 10 (8.70%) Configuration Management
20 10 (8.70%) SharePoint

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.74%) CICS
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (18.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) SAN
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) VPN
3 1 (0.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (76.52%) SQL Server
2 35 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (22.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (19.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (17.39%) Oracle Database
7 14 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (6.09%) MySQL
12 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (2.61%) DB2
14 3 (2.61%) DTS
15 2 (1.74%) Adabas
15 2 (1.74%) OLAP
16 1 (0.87%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.74%) ERwin
General
1 10 (8.70%) Aerospace
2 6 (5.22%) Finance
3 4 (3.48%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) .NET
2 2 (1.74%) Web Services
2 2 (1.74%) ISPF
3 1 (0.87%) HTML5
3 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.87%) XML
3 1 (0.87%) WinForms
3 1 (0.87%) ADO
3 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.87%) CSS
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Thin Client
1 13 (11.30%) Fat Client
2 9 (7.83%) Clustering
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.96%) Replication
4 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.74%) Open Source
5 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.74%) Life Science
6 1 (0.87%) Statistics
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.52%) Windows
2 14 (12.17%) UNIX
3 12 (10.43%) Linux
4 3 (2.61%) zOS
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.87%) AIX
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (19.13%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (15.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.83%) High Availability
6 8 (6.96%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.22%) ETL
7 6 (5.22%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.48%) Time Management
8 4 (3.48%) Database Security
8 4 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.48%) Data Management
8 4 (3.48%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.61%) Information Management
9 3 (2.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.61%) Process Improvement
10 2 (1.74%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.74%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (1.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (67.83%) SQL
2 32 (27.83%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.61%) PHP
5 3 (2.61%) C#
6 2 (1.74%) C++
6 2 (1.74%) Java
6 2 (1.74%) JCL
6 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.74%) REXX
7 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.96%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.09%) Degree
5 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.22%) MCSE
5 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 6 (5.22%) MCSM
6 2 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) Firmware
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.35%) SCOM
3 2 (1.74%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.74%) SCSM
3 2 (1.74%) MAINVIEW
3 2 (1.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Oracle
2 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.74%) IBM
4 2 (1.74%) BMC
4 2 (1.74%) CA
4 2 (1.74%) NetApp
4 2 (1.74%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.74%) Northgate
4 2 (1.74%) Facebook
5 1 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco
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