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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 140 165 196
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 104 102 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.78% 1.43% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.48% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 63
Median salary £45,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £35,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
5634 6907 7059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.29% 96.75% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 5614 5752
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +10 31 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 22 £44,500 +18.66% 2
Essex -3 21 £56,250 +18.42%
Suffolk +20 14 £33,000 +1.53%
Norfolk - 11 £45,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +22 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 158 (75.96%) SQL
2 116 (55.77%) SQL Server
3 110 (52.88%) Oracle
4 95 (45.67%) Oracle Database
5 70 (33.65%) Linux
6 61 (29.33%) Unix
7 55 (26.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (26.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 47 (22.60%) Finance
9 46 (22.12%) PL/SQL
10 44 (21.15%) DevOps
11 42 (20.19%) Relational Database
12 41 (19.71%) High Availability
12 41 (19.71%) Oracle EBS
13 40 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
13 40 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 39 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
15 38 (18.27%) Data Guard
15 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
16 34 (16.35%) RDBMS
16 34 (16.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 33 (15.87%) Oracle RAC
17 33 (15.87%) Clustering
18 32 (15.38%) WebLogic
19 31 (14.90%) Business Intelligence
19 31 (14.90%) Shell Script
19 31 (14.90%) Oracle Database 11g
20 29 (13.94%) Oracle RMAN
20 29 (13.94%) Solaris
21 28 (13.46%) T-SQL

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 32 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 18 (8.65%) Oracle Service Bus
2 18 (8.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.85%) SAS
4 5 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 41 (19.71%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.37%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.48%) DHCP
2 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 95 (45.67%) Oracle Database
3 55 (26.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (26.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (20.19%) Relational Database
5 40 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 34 (16.35%) RDBMS
7 34 (16.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (14.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (10.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (8.65%) MySQL
11 18 (8.65%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (7.69%) OLTP
13 15 (7.21%) OLAP
14 13 (6.25%) QlikView
15 10 (4.81%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (4.81%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.48%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 47 (22.60%) Finance
2 11 (5.29%) Marketing
3 5 (2.40%) Banking
4 2 (0.96%) Advertising
4 2 (0.96%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.10%) Middleware
2 18 (8.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.88%) Web Services
4 4 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (1.44%) .NET
5 3 (1.44%) HTML
5 3 (1.44%) JSON
5 3 (1.44%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.96%) XML
7 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.87%) Clustering
2 23 (11.06%) Replication
3 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.44%) Wiki
6 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 70 (33.65%) Linux
2 61 (29.33%) Unix
3 29 (13.94%) Solaris
4 23 (11.06%) Windows
5 15 (7.21%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.96%) SUSE
7 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.15%) DevOps
2 41 (19.71%) High Availability
3 40 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 31 (14.90%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (9.62%) ETL
8 19 (9.13%) Migration
9 18 (8.65%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 18 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.65%) SOA
10 17 (8.17%) ITIL
11 14 (6.73%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (6.73%) Change Control
11 14 (6.73%) Scrum
11 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (5.77%) Change Management
12 12 (5.77%) Presales
13 11 (5.29%) Analytics
13 11 (5.29%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 158 (75.96%) SQL
2 46 (22.12%) PL/SQL
3 31 (14.90%) Shell Script
4 28 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.40%) AWK
7 5 (2.40%) C-shell
7 5 (2.40%) Perl
8 2 (0.96%) Java
8 2 (0.96%) PHP
9 1 (0.48%) Korn
9 1 (0.48%) VB
9 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (10.10%) Degree
1 21 (10.10%) OCP
1 21 (10.10%) Oracle Certification
2 20 (9.62%) OCA
3 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.40%) MCITP
4 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.92%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.96%) MCSA
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.65%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (15.87%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (18.27%) Data Guard
2 29 (13.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (5.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (3.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (52.88%) Oracle
2 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.13%) Tableau
4 11 (5.29%) Cognos
4 11 (5.29%) SAP
5 10 (4.81%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (4.33%) Teradata
7 7 (3.37%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.40%) Computacenter
9 2 (0.96%) Citrix
9 2 (0.96%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.96%) RedGate
9 2 (0.96%) Sybase
10 1 (0.48%) Dell
10 1 (0.48%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (0.48%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) Sun
10 1 (0.48%) Symantec
10 1 (0.48%) VMware
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