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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 102 144 80
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 67 41 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.98% 1.10% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.15% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 31 94
Average salary £41,500 £43,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.14% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
3252 3566 2911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.37% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2946 2510
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
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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 +43 55 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Derbyshire +17 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Leicestershire +11 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire -2 2 £32,500 -31.57%
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 97 (76.38%) SQL
1 97 (76.38%) SQL Server
2 56 (44.09%) T-SQL
3 54 (42.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (40.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (34.65%) Microsoft
6 43 (33.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (32.28%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (26.77%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (25.20%) Performance Tuning
10 31 (24.41%) MS Excel
11 26 (20.47%) Oracle
11 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (19.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (18.90%) Linux
14 23 (18.11%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (17.32%) ETL
15 22 (17.32%) Kimball Methodology
15 22 (17.32%) Oracle Database
16 19 (14.96%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (14.17%) Oracle Database 10g
17 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (13.39%) Replication
18 17 (13.39%) UNIX
19 16 (12.60%) Finance
19 16 (12.60%) Oracle Database 12c
20 14 (11.02%) Oracle RAC
21 13 (10.24%) Windows
21 13 (10.24%) Data Guard
22 12 (9.45%) Performance Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 31 (24.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (5.51%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) LDAP
1 4 (3.15%) SSL
1 4 (3.15%) DMZ
2 3 (2.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (76.38%) SQL Server
2 54 (42.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (40.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (33.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 41 (32.28%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (19.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (17.32%) Oracle Database
9 19 (14.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (14.17%) Oracle Database 10g
11 16 (12.60%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (5.51%) VLDB
13 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
14 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Power View
14 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
15 4 (3.15%) Oracle Discoverer
15 4 (3.15%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (3.15%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 4 (3.15%) Advertising
2 4 (3.15%) Back Office
3 3 (2.36%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Local Government
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) .NET
2 8 (6.30%) Middleware
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.79%) MDX
5 1 (0.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Replication
2 10 (7.87%) Clustering
3 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.57%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.90%) Linux
2 17 (13.39%) UNIX
3 13 (10.24%) Windows
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) AIX
6 1 (0.79%) Solaris
6 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (25.20%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (18.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (17.32%) ETL
4 22 (17.32%) Kimball Methodology
5 12 (9.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (8.66%) High Availability
7 8 (6.30%) Inmon Methodology
8 7 (5.51%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.72%) Change Control
9 6 (4.72%) Migration
9 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.72%) Data Modelling
10 5 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.94%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.94%) Database Security
11 4 (3.15%) Analytics
11 4 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.15%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (76.38%) SQL
2 56 (44.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.57%) C
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.87%) Degree
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (3.94%) MCTS
3 5 (3.94%) MCITP
4 4 (3.15%) OCP
4 4 (3.15%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (1.57%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (11.02%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.15%) OCFS2
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Data Guard
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.15%) Legato
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (1.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (34.65%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.47%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.15%) VMware
4 4 (3.15%) Red Gate
5 3 (2.36%) IBM
6 2 (1.57%) Tableau
6 2 (1.57%) Facebook
7 1 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.79%) NetApp
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