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 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 124 64 90
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 53 110 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.42% 3.45% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 3.62% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 47 92 85
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
3599 3042 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2969 2556 2812
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 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
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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
Leicestershire +21 29 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Northamptonshire -49 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Nottinghamshire -35 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Derbyshire -11 4 £55,000 +13.98%
Lincolnshire - 2 £35,250 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 65 (68.42%) SQL
2 63 (66.32%) SQL Server
3 42 (44.21%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (35.79%) Oracle
5 28 (29.47%) T-SQL
6 27 (28.42%) Oracle Database
7 23 (24.21%) Windows
8 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (18.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (16.84%) UNIX
11 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 14 (14.74%) Fat Client
12 14 (14.74%) Oracle RAC
12 14 (14.74%) Linux
12 14 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (14.74%) Thin Client
13 13 (13.68%) Data Guard
14 11 (11.58%) Aerospace
14 11 (11.58%) MySQL
15 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 10 (10.53%) ETL
15 10 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
15 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (9.47%) Shell Script
16 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (8.42%) MS Excel

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) CICS
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.05%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) SAN
2 2 (2.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) DHCP
3 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) VPN
3 1 (1.05%) DNS
3 1 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (66.32%) SQL Server
2 27 (28.42%) Oracle Database
3 19 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (18.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (11.58%) MySQL
7 10 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.11%) OLTP
12 2 (2.11%) DB2
13 1 (1.05%) OLAP
13 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.05%) ERwin
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (11.58%) Aerospace
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Web Services
1 2 (2.11%) XML
2 1 (1.05%) Middleware
2 1 (1.05%) WinForms
2 1 (1.05%) ISPF
2 1 (1.05%) JSON
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.05%) RESTful
2 1 (1.05%) HTML5
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) ADO
2 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Thin Client
1 14 (14.74%) Fat Client
2 7 (7.37%) Replication
2 7 (7.37%) Clustering
3 2 (2.11%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.11%) Life Science
3 2 (2.11%) Open Source
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Windows
2 16 (16.84%) UNIX
3 14 (14.74%) Linux
4 5 (5.26%) Solaris
5 3 (3.16%) AIX
6 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.05%) zOS
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.21%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 10 (10.53%) ETL
4 8 (8.42%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.42%) High Availability
5 7 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.26%) ITIL
6 5 (5.26%) Data Management
7 4 (4.21%) Time Management
7 4 (4.21%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.16%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.16%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (2.11%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.11%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.11%) Change Control
9 2 (2.11%) Database Security
9 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (68.42%) SQL
2 28 (29.47%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.47%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.16%) PHP
4 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.11%) C#
6 1 (1.05%) C++
6 1 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) VBA
6 1 (1.05%) REXX
6 1 (1.05%) JCL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.42%) DV Cleared
4 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) MCSE
5 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 6 (6.32%) MCSM
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.11%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.05%) OCP
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.05%) MCITP
7 1 (1.05%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.05%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) Oracle
2 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco
3 2 (2.11%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.11%) Northgate
4 1 (1.05%) McAfee
4 1 (1.05%) VMware
4 1 (1.05%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.05%) IBM
4 1 (1.05%) Sybase
4 1 (1.05%) HP
4 1 (1.05%) EMC
4 1 (1.05%) BMC
4 1 (1.05%) CA
4 1 (1.05%) NetApp
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Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Cobham
Salary: Competitive subject to experience
Posted: 13 days ago