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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 174 178 164
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 75 96 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.18% 1.31% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.36% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 97
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,875
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +0.29%
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
6132 7051 7684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.29% 96.13% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5238 5945 6306
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Cambridgeshire -7 14 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +7 13 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Essex -13 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Suffolk - 12 £32,500 - 1
East Anglia - 4 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +8 3 £47,500 - 1
Norfolk - 3 £42,500 - 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 109 (82.58%) SQL
2 72 (54.55%) Oracle
3 68 (51.52%) Oracle Database
4 65 (49.24%) SQL Server
5 43 (32.58%) Oracle RAC
6 38 (28.79%) PL/SQL
7 36 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 34 (25.76%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (25.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (25.76%) RDBMS
9 26 (19.70%) Oracle Database 12c
10 25 (18.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (18.18%) Windows
11 24 (18.18%) Linux
12 22 (16.67%) T-SQL
13 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
13 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (15.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 19 (14.39%) Clustering
15 17 (12.88%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (12.88%) Data Guard
16 16 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (12.12%) Degree
16 16 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (12.12%) Finance
17 15 (11.36%) High Availability
18 14 (10.61%) Oracle Exadata
18 14 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012

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 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
1 3 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.76%) BIME
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) PPP
2 1 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (51.52%) Oracle Database
2 65 (49.24%) SQL Server
3 36 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 34 (25.76%) RDBMS
4 34 (25.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (19.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 25 (18.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (12.88%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (10.61%) Oracle Exadata
10 14 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (9.85%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (6.82%) QlikView
13 7 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (1.52%) Law
2 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.76%) Advertising
3 1 (0.76%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (2.27%) .NET
2 3 (2.27%) Lucene
2 3 (2.27%) Sphinx
2 3 (2.27%) Xapian
3 2 (1.52%) DBIx::Class
3 2 (1.52%) J2EE
3 2 (1.52%) Middleware
3 2 (1.52%) ODBC
4 1 (0.76%) EDI
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Clustering
2 11 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.82%) Replication
4 6 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.03%) iPad
6 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.27%) Statistics
7 2 (1.52%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Fintech
8 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.18%) Linux
1 24 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (6.06%) Unix
3 6 (4.55%) Solaris
4 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.52%) AIX
6 2 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (11.36%) High Availability
4 14 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.09%) Data Management
6 11 (8.33%) Change Control
7 10 (7.58%) Information Security
8 9 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (6.06%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.30%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (4.55%) ETL
12 5 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
13 4 (3.03%) Database Mirroring
13 4 (3.03%) Database Security
14 3 (2.27%) Configuration Management
14 3 (2.27%) CRM
14 3 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 109 (82.58%) SQL
2 38 (28.79%) PL/SQL
3 22 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.58%) Shell Script
5 9 (6.82%) VBA
6 8 (6.06%) Perl
7 6 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.03%) Python
9 3 (2.27%) C#
9 3 (2.27%) Java
9 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.52%) AWK
10 2 (1.52%) C-shell
10 2 (1.52%) Korn
10 2 (1.52%) R
10 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Degree
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.79%) OCP
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.03%) MCSA
5 2 (1.52%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.52%) MCITP
5 2 (1.52%) MCSE
6 1 (0.76%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (32.58%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.30%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (12.88%) Data Guard
2 10 (7.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (7.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 72 (54.55%) Oracle
2 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.58%) VMware
4 8 (6.06%) NetApp
5 6 (4.55%) Citrix
6 4 (3.03%) Sybase
7 3 (2.27%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.27%) Computacenter
8 2 (1.52%) Apple
8 2 (1.52%) Civica
8 2 (1.52%) iManage
8 2 (1.52%) RedGate
8 2 (1.52%) Teradata
8 2 (1.52%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.76%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.76%) Kypera
9 1 (0.76%) SAP
9 1 (0.76%) Tableau
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago