The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 142 131 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 116 139 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 1.95% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.01% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 67
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,175 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6319 6905 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.67% 96.80% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5159 5764 6263
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the East of England region.

DBA Salary Trend in the East of England

DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in the East of England

DBA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +3 32 £55,000 +15.78%
Bedfordshire +26 28 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Essex -28 21 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Norfolk -7 13 £44,500 +36.92% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 9 £37,500 -21.05%
Suffolk -5 7 £33,500 +16.52% 4
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 156 (80.83%) SQL
2 111 (57.51%) SQL Server
3 84 (43.52%) Oracle
4 74 (38.34%) Oracle Database
5 64 (33.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (30.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (26.42%) Relational Database
8 42 (21.76%) RDBMS
9 41 (21.24%) Linux
9 41 (21.24%) Finance
10 39 (20.21%) Microsoft
10 39 (20.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (19.69%) Oracle RAC
12 37 (19.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (17.62%) Performance Tuning
13 34 (17.62%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (16.58%) DevOps
14 32 (16.58%) Degree
15 31 (16.06%) PL/SQL
16 30 (15.54%) Oracle Database 12c
17 29 (15.03%) T-SQL
17 29 (15.03%) Unix
18 28 (14.51%) Clustering
19 26 (13.47%) High Availability
20 25 (12.95%) Replication
21 24 (12.44%) SQL Server 2012
22 23 (11.92%) SQL Server 2005
23 22 (11.40%) Windows
24 21 (10.88%) SQL Server 2014
25 19 (9.84%) Data Guard

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.74%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (4.15%) SAS
3 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.52%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (7.77%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) DNS
1 2 (1.04%) PPP
2 1 (0.52%) DHCP
2 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (57.51%) SQL Server
2 74 (38.34%) Oracle Database
3 64 (33.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (30.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (26.42%) Relational Database
6 42 (21.76%) RDBMS
7 39 (20.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (19.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (15.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 24 (12.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (11.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (10.88%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (8.81%) QlikView
15 16 (8.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (7.77%) OLTP
17 14 (7.25%) MySQL
17 14 (7.25%) OLAP
17 14 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
18 8 (4.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.15%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (1.55%) JIRA
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.04%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 41 (21.24%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Marketing
3 5 (2.59%) Banking
4 3 (1.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.18%) Middleware
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (3.11%) Web Services
4 4 (2.07%) .NET
5 3 (1.55%) HTML
5 3 (1.55%) JSON
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.04%) DBIx::Class
6 2 (1.04%) Lucene
6 2 (1.04%) Sphinx
6 2 (1.04%) Xapian
6 2 (1.04%) XML
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.52%) CSS
7 1 (0.52%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.51%) Clustering
2 25 (12.95%) Replication
3 9 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.15%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.11%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.59%) Statistics
7 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.55%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.55%) Wiki
9 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.24%) Linux
2 29 (15.03%) Unix
3 22 (11.40%) Windows
4 19 (9.84%) Solaris
5 16 (8.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.04%) AIX
6 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.04%) SUSE
6 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.52%) Debian
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.62%) Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.62%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (16.58%) DevOps
3 26 (13.47%) High Availability
4 17 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.29%) Migration
6 13 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (6.22%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (6.22%) Change Control
7 12 (6.22%) Scrum
8 11 (5.70%) Data Management
8 11 (5.70%) ETL
8 11 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.18%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (5.18%) Presales
10 9 (4.66%) Analytics
10 9 (4.66%) Data Analytics
10 9 (4.66%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.66%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 156 (80.83%) SQL
2 31 (16.06%) PL/SQL
3 29 (15.03%) T-SQL
4 17 (8.81%) Shell Script
5 15 (7.77%) Bash Shell
6 8 (4.15%) Perl
6 8 (4.15%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.15%) VBA
7 6 (3.11%) AWK
7 6 (3.11%) C-shell
8 3 (1.55%) Korn
9 2 (1.04%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) R
10 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (16.58%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.22%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.11%) MCITP
5 5 (2.59%) MCDBA
5 5 (2.59%) OCA
5 5 (2.59%) OCP
5 5 (2.59%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.07%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.07%) MCSA
7 2 (1.04%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 38 (19.69%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (5.18%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (9.84%) Data Guard
2 12 (6.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (6.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (1.55%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.52%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (43.52%) Oracle
2 39 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.25%) Tableau
4 9 (4.66%) Teradata
5 8 (4.15%) Computacenter
6 6 (3.11%) Sybase
7 4 (2.07%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.04%) Apple
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix
8 2 (1.04%) RedGate
8 2 (1.04%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.52%) Dell
9 1 (0.52%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.52%) Remedy
9 1 (0.52%) SAP
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec
9 1 (0.52%) VMware
Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + 2017 benefit pack
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Montash Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 15 days ago