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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 198 162 112
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 46 124 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.70% 1.62% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.67% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 42 103 178
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median 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
6355 7447 8149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 97.41% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5423 6194 6810
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -13 20 £42,500 -15.00%
Suffolk +14 9 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Hertfordshire +2 8 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex -16 7 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Norfolk -3 2 £36,500 -14.11%
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 106 (75.18%) SQL
2 86 (60.99%) SQL Server
3 63 (44.68%) Oracle
4 52 (36.88%) Oracle Database
5 35 (24.82%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (23.40%) Clustering
6 33 (23.40%) Windows
7 32 (22.70%) Linux
7 32 (22.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (21.28%) Oracle RAC
8 30 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (20.57%) PL/SQL
10 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 26 (18.44%) T-SQL
12 25 (17.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 23 (16.31%) Relational Database
13 23 (16.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (13.48%) Data Guard
14 19 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
14 19 (13.48%) RDBMS
15 18 (12.77%) High Availability
16 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (12.06%) VMware
17 16 (11.35%) Service Delivery
17 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (11.35%) Oracle Exadata
17 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (10.64%) NetApp
18 15 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery

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 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.26%) PaaS
2 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.71%) BIME
3 1 (0.71%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.71%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
1 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (60.99%) SQL Server
2 52 (36.88%) Oracle Database
3 32 (22.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (16.31%) Relational Database
5 23 (16.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (13.48%) RDBMS
7 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (11.35%) Oracle Exadata
9 14 (9.93%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (9.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (8.51%) MySQL
12 11 (7.80%) NoSQL
13 10 (7.09%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (5.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (7.80%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Law
3 7 (4.96%) Games
3 7 (4.96%) Legal
4 4 (2.84%) Advertising
5 3 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (6.38%) J2EE
3 8 (5.67%) .NET
4 4 (2.84%) ODBC
5 2 (1.42%) Middleware
5 2 (1.42%) Web Services
6 1 (0.71%) EDI
6 1 (0.71%) Lucene
6 1 (0.71%) MDX
6 1 (0.71%) Sphinx
6 1 (0.71%) Xapian
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.40%) Clustering
2 15 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.80%) Replication
4 7 (4.96%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.84%) FMCG
5 4 (2.84%) iPad
6 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.71%) Biology
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Life Science
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Physics
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.40%) Windows
2 32 (22.70%) Linux
3 10 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.26%) AIX
4 6 (4.26%) Unix
5 4 (2.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Solaris
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (12.77%) High Availability
4 16 (11.35%) Service Delivery
5 15 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.22%) Information Security
7 10 (7.09%) ITIL
8 9 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (6.38%) Data Management
8 9 (6.38%) Open Source
9 8 (5.67%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (5.67%) Identity Management
9 8 (5.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (4.96%) Database Mirroring
10 7 (4.96%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.26%) Case Management
11 6 (4.26%) Change Control
11 6 (4.26%) Supplier Management
12 5 (3.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (75.18%) SQL
2 29 (20.57%) PL/SQL
3 26 (18.44%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.09%) C#
5 9 (6.38%) Java
6 8 (5.67%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.67%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.96%) Perl
8 6 (4.26%) VBA
9 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.84%) Python
10 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.42%) R
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) OCP
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.84%) Degree
4 2 (1.42%) MCSA
4 2 (1.42%) MCSE
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) MCITP
5 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 30 (21.28%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (9.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.71%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 19 (13.48%) Data Guard
2 10 (7.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) Puppet
5 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (44.68%) Oracle
2 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.06%) VMware
4 15 (10.64%) NetApp
5 9 (6.38%) iManage
6 7 (4.96%) Citrix
7 6 (4.26%) 3PAR
7 6 (4.26%) Interwoven
7 6 (4.26%) Sybase
8 3 (2.13%) RedGate
9 2 (1.42%) Civica
9 2 (1.42%) Teradata
10 1 (0.71%) Facebook
10 1 (0.71%) Google
10 1 (0.71%) Kypera
10 1 (0.71%) Microgen
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.71%) Tableau
10 1 (0.71%) Vertica
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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