The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 114 68 106
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 67 111 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.79% 3.49% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 3.65% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57 95 64
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3617 3042 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.50% 95.54% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3021 2589 2838
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,775 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
England

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 1 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 1 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
Leicestershire +28 40 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Northamptonshire -38 11 £34,000 -11.68%
Derbyshire -13 9 £55,000 +18.27% 2
Nottinghamshire -39 4 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Lincolnshire +15 2 £35,250 -38.69%
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 70 (67.96%) SQL
2 65 (63.11%) SQL Server
3 48 (46.60%) Performance Tuning
4 40 (38.83%) Oracle
5 36 (34.95%) T-SQL
6 33 (32.04%) Oracle Database
7 30 (29.13%) Windows
8 26 (25.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (24.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (23.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (18.45%) UNIX
12 16 (15.53%) Linux
12 16 (15.53%) Oracle RAC
12 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (13.59%) Replication
13 14 (13.59%) Clustering
13 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
14 13 (12.62%) Data Guard
14 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (11.65%) Thin Client
15 12 (11.65%) Fat Client
16 11 (10.68%) Aerospace
16 11 (10.68%) MySQL
17 10 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
17 10 (9.71%) ETL
18 9 (8.74%) Shell Script

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (3.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.97%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) SAN
2 2 (1.94%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) NAS
3 1 (0.97%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.97%) DHCP
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) VPN
3 1 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (63.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (32.04%) Oracle Database
3 26 (25.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (24.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (23.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (15.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (10.68%) MySQL
10 10 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (8.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
13 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
14 3 (2.91%) DTS
14 3 (2.91%) SQLPlus
15 2 (1.94%) OLTP
15 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (10.68%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Music Industry
3 1 (0.97%) Marketing
3 1 (0.97%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) Middleware
2 2 (1.94%) Web Services
2 2 (1.94%) XML
3 1 (0.97%) RESTful
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.97%) ADO
3 1 (0.97%) WinForms
3 1 (0.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Replication
1 14 (13.59%) Clustering
2 12 (11.65%) Thin Client
2 12 (11.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.94%) E-Learning
3 2 (1.94%) Open Source
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Windows
2 19 (18.45%) UNIX
3 16 (15.53%) Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Solaris
5 4 (3.88%) AIX
6 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
3 10 (9.71%) ETL
4 8 (7.77%) High Availability
4 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
5 7 (6.80%) ITIL
6 6 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.85%) Data Management
8 4 (3.88%) Time Management
9 3 (2.91%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (2.91%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (2.91%) Database Tuning
9 3 (2.91%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.91%) Migration
9 3 (2.91%) Business Analysis
10 2 (1.94%) CRM
10 2 (1.94%) Change Control
11 1 (0.97%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (67.96%) SQL
2 36 (34.95%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.74%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.91%) C#
6 2 (1.94%) PHP
6 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.97%) Perl
7 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.80%) Degree
5 6 (5.83%) MCSE
5 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 6 (5.83%) MCSM
6 5 (4.85%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.91%) OCP
9 2 (1.94%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.97%) MCP
10 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.91%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.94%) Northgate
4 2 (1.94%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.94%) Symantec
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco
4 2 (1.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.97%) Sybase
5 1 (0.97%) IBM
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) EMC
5 1 (0.97%) McAfee
5 1 (0.97%) NetApp
5 1 (0.97%) VMware
5 1 (0.97%) Computacenter
Leicestershire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Cobham
Posted: 17 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rolls Royce
Posted: 27 days ago