The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 164 203 108
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -95
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 101 64 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.43% 0.89% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.92% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 52 134
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Essex +21 46 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Hertfordshire +9 31 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Cambridgeshire -1 12 £45,000 - 2
Suffolk -5 9 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Bedfordshire +3 2 £47,500 +29.25%
Norfolk +3 1 £32,500 -23.52%
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 196 (82.70%) SQL
2 184 (77.64%) SQL Server
3 97 (40.93%) T-SQL
4 86 (36.29%) Performance Tuning
5 81 (34.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 76 (32.07%) Clustering
7 72 (30.38%) Oracle
8 66 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (25.32%) MS Excel
10 54 (22.78%) Windows
10 54 (22.78%) Replication
11 50 (21.10%) Microsoft
12 49 (20.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (20.68%) Oracle Database
13 45 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 42 (17.72%) Capacity Planning
14 42 (17.72%) High Availability
14 42 (17.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 42 (17.72%) Finance
15 40 (16.88%) Linux
16 36 (15.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 34 (14.35%) ITIL
17 34 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (13.92%) MS Access
18 33 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (13.92%) MySQL
18 33 (13.92%) Service Delivery
18 33 (13.92%) Database Mirroring
18 33 (13.92%) SQL Server 2014
19 30 (12.66%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) JBoss
4 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (25.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.84%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) LDAP
2 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (77.64%) SQL Server
2 81 (34.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (20.68%) Oracle Database
4 49 (20.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (17.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (15.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 33 (13.92%) MS Access
8 33 (13.92%) MySQL
8 33 (13.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 30 (12.66%) SQL Server 2000
10 28 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (9.70%) NoSQL
12 21 (8.86%) Relational Database
13 18 (7.59%) MongoDB
14 16 (6.75%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (6.33%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (5.49%) RDBMS
16 13 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (17.72%) Finance
2 26 (10.97%) Legal
3 17 (7.17%) Law
4 8 (3.38%) Retail
5 5 (2.11%) Games
6 4 (1.69%) Advertising
6 4 (1.69%) Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Marketing
7 3 (1.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.53%) ODBC
2 5 (2.11%) .NET
2 5 (2.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (1.69%) J2EE
4 3 (1.27%) Middleware
4 3 (1.27%) XML
5 2 (0.84%) Lucene
5 2 (0.84%) MDX
6 1 (0.42%) XSD
6 1 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 76 (32.07%) Clustering
2 54 (22.78%) Replication
3 11 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.22%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.69%) Biology
6 4 (1.69%) FMCG
6 4 (1.69%) Life Science
6 4 (1.69%) Oracle Exalogic
7 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.27%) Statistics
8 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.84%) User Experience
9 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.78%) Windows
2 40 (16.88%) Linux
3 10 (4.22%) Unix
4 8 (3.38%) AIX
5 7 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.53%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.11%) Solaris
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.29%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (17.72%) Capacity Planning
2 42 (17.72%) High Availability
3 34 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (14.35%) ITIL
4 33 (13.92%) Database Mirroring
4 33 (13.92%) Service Delivery
5 19 (8.02%) E-Commerce
6 18 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (7.17%) Data Management
7 17 (7.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (6.33%) Open Source
9 14 (5.91%) Case Management
9 14 (5.91%) Supplier Management
10 12 (5.06%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.64%) Database Security
12 10 (4.22%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.80%) Analytics
13 9 (3.80%) Performance Analysis
14 8 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (82.70%) SQL
2 97 (40.93%) T-SQL
3 24 (10.13%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.33%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.49%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.80%) Python
7 5 (2.11%) C
7 5 (2.11%) Java
7 5 (2.11%) Perl
8 4 (1.69%) C#
9 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.84%) VBA
11 1 (0.42%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (11.39%) MCSA
3 11 (4.64%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (3.80%) Degree
5 7 (2.95%) OCP
6 2 (0.84%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.84%) MCSE
7 1 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (7.17%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (5.49%) Data Guard
2 10 (4.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.53%) SCOM
4 2 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 72 (30.38%) Oracle
2 50 (21.10%) Microsoft
3 29 (12.24%) Red Gate
4 16 (6.75%) iManage
5 14 (5.91%) Interwoven
6 12 (5.06%) VMware
7 8 (3.38%) Sybase
8 7 (2.95%) NetApp
9 4 (1.69%) Facebook
9 4 (1.69%) Vertica
10 3 (1.27%) Teradata
11 2 (0.84%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.84%) Cognos
11 2 (0.84%) HP
11 2 (0.84%) IBM
11 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.84%) Siebel
12 1 (0.42%) Citrix
12 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.42%) Temenos
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Company Benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
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