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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 133 66 82
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 39 116 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.07% 3.61% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 3.79% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 101 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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
3527 3062 3226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.39% 95.27% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 2588 2795
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +7 18 £36,250 -27.50%
Nottinghamshire -20 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Northamptonshire -53 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £35,250 -
Derbyshire -16 2 £55,000 +13.98%
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 66 (68.04%) SQL
1 66 (68.04%) SQL Server
2 42 (43.30%) Performance Tuning
3 32 (32.99%) Oracle
4 28 (28.87%) T-SQL
5 25 (25.77%) Oracle Database
6 21 (21.65%) Windows
7 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (18.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (16.49%) UNIX
11 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
12 14 (14.43%) Fat Client
12 14 (14.43%) Thin Client
13 13 (13.40%) Linux
14 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (12.37%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (12.37%) Data Guard
14 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (11.34%) MySQL
15 11 (11.34%) Aerospace
16 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
16 10 (10.31%) ETL
16 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
17 9 (9.28%) Shell Script
17 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (4.12%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) CICS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) SAN
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (68.04%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.77%) Oracle Database
3 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (18.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (11.34%) MySQL
8 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (2.06%) Adabas
11 2 (2.06%) OLTP
11 2 (2.06%) DB2
11 2 (2.06%) OLAP
12 1 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.06%) ERwin
2 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (11.34%) Aerospace
2 5 (5.15%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) Web Services
1 2 (2.06%) XML
1 2 (2.06%) ISPF
2 1 (1.03%) JSON
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.03%) RESTful
2 1 (1.03%) HTML5
2 1 (1.03%) Middleware
2 1 (1.03%) WinForms
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) ADO
2 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Thin Client
1 14 (14.43%) Fat Client
2 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.22%) Replication
3 7 (7.22%) Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.06%) Life Science
4 2 (2.06%) Open Source
5 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.03%) Firmware
5 1 (1.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) UNIX
3 13 (13.40%) Linux
4 4 (4.12%) Solaris
5 2 (2.06%) AIX
5 2 (2.06%) zOS
5 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.30%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
3 10 (10.31%) ETL
4 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.25%) High Availability
6 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.12%) ITIL
7 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.12%) Data Management
7 4 (4.12%) Time Management
8 3 (3.09%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (3.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.09%) Database Security
9 2 (2.06%) Change Control
9 2 (2.06%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.06%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.06%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.04%) SQL
2 28 (28.87%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.28%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.09%) PHP
4 3 (3.09%) C#
5 2 (2.06%) C++
5 2 (2.06%) Java
5 2 (2.06%) JCL
5 2 (2.06%) REXX
5 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.25%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
4 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) MCSE
4 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (6.19%) MCSM
5 2 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.03%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) SLA
3 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.06%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (2.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.03%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 32 (32.99%) Oracle
2 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.06%) Northgate
4 2 (2.06%) BMC
4 2 (2.06%) CA
4 2 (2.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) NetApp
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 37k per year
Posted: 3 days ago