The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 120 107 147
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 158 166 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.00% 2.15% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.27% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 137 146 129
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7554 7320 8136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.58% 94.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6320 6303 6950
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +25 67 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire -11 31 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 26 £45,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire -30 23 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Suffolk -2 13 £40,000 - 2
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 342 (87.24%) SQL
2 254 (64.80%) SQL Server
3 224 (57.14%) Oracle
4 167 (42.60%) Oracle Database
5 140 (35.71%) Windows
6 129 (32.91%) Performance Tuning
7 119 (30.36%) PL/SQL
8 116 (29.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 112 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 105 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 102 (26.02%) T-SQL
12 92 (23.47%) Linux
13 89 (22.70%) Replication
13 89 (22.70%) Oracle Database 11g
14 88 (22.45%) Relational Database
15 86 (21.94%) Microsoft
16 83 (21.17%) RDBMS
17 80 (20.41%) Clustering
18 69 (17.60%) SQL Server 2005
18 69 (17.60%) Oracle RAC
19 62 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
19 62 (15.82%) UNIX
20 58 (14.80%) Disaster Recovery
21 56 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 56 (14.29%) Migration
22 55 (14.03%) Finance
23 53 (13.52%) MySQL
24 52 (13.27%) Oracle RMAN
25 46 (11.73%) Data Guard
26 45 (11.48%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 22 (5.61%) Oracle Application Server
2 13 (3.32%) OpenEdge
2 13 (3.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (3.32%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.02%) IIS
5 4 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.51%) FastStats
2 2 (0.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (8.93%) Oracle 11i
2 32 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (8.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (3.32%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
4 8 (2.04%) Magento
5 5 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.77%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.26%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.14%) SAN
2 24 (6.12%) NAS
3 5 (1.28%) Intranet
3 5 (1.28%) Internet
4 3 (0.77%) HTTP
5 2 (0.51%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) LAN
6 1 (0.26%) DHCP
6 1 (0.26%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (64.80%) SQL Server
2 167 (42.60%) Oracle Database
3 116 (29.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 112 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 105 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 89 (22.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 88 (22.45%) Relational Database
8 83 (21.17%) RDBMS
9 69 (17.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 56 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 53 (13.52%) MySQL
12 45 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (10.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 37 (9.44%) DTS
15 35 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
16 30 (7.65%) SQLPlus
17 24 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
18 22 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
19 20 (5.10%) Oracle Reports
20 13 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
General
1 55 (14.03%) Finance
2 8 (2.04%) Marketing
3 6 (1.53%) Automotive
4 5 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (0.26%) Law
5 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.89%) Middleware
2 26 (6.63%) .NET
3 25 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 22 (5.61%) XML
5 12 (3.06%) ODBC
6 5 (1.28%) HTML
7 4 (1.02%) ADO.NET
7 4 (1.02%) CSS
8 3 (0.77%) Web Services
9 1 (0.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 89 (22.70%) Replication
2 80 (20.41%) Clustering
3 24 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.32%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.81%) Statistics
7 7 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.02%) Biology
8 4 (1.02%) Firmware
9 3 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.77%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.51%) CMDB
10 2 (0.51%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.26%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.26%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.26%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 140 (35.71%) Windows
2 92 (23.47%) Linux
3 62 (15.82%) UNIX
4 23 (5.87%) Oracle Linux
4 23 (5.87%) Solaris
5 22 (5.61%) SUSE
6 10 (2.55%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.02%) AIX
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.51%) Android
11 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (32.91%) Performance Tuning
2 58 (14.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (14.29%) Migration
4 37 (9.44%) ITIL
5 30 (7.65%) Data Migration
6 27 (6.89%) High Availability
7 26 (6.63%) Database Security
8 25 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 23 (5.87%) Systems Analysis
9 23 (5.87%) ETL
10 22 (5.61%) Database Tuning
11 20 (5.10%) Identity Management
11 20 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (4.85%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (3.83%) Incident Management
14 15 (3.83%) Performance Engineering
15 14 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (3.32%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 342 (87.24%) SQL
2 119 (30.36%) PL/SQL
3 102 (26.02%) T-SQL
4 17 (4.34%) Shell Script
5 9 (2.30%) Java
6 8 (2.04%) PHP
7 6 (1.53%) Perl
7 6 (1.53%) VBA
8 5 (1.28%) C#
9 4 (1.02%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) XQuery
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.26%) Korn
10 1 (0.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 62 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (9.95%) Degree
3 25 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (4.85%) OCA
5 18 (4.59%) OCP
5 18 (4.59%) MCITP
6 15 (3.83%) MCDBA
7 12 (3.06%) MCSE
8 11 (2.81%) MCTS
9 10 (2.55%) MCSA
10 4 (1.02%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.77%) PhD
12 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.26%) RHCE
13 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (2.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.51%) QA
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (17.60%) Oracle RAC
2 52 (13.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 46 (11.73%) Data Guard
2 20 (5.10%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (1.79%) Oracle Statspack
4 5 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.77%) Opsview
5 3 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.77%) Nagios
6 2 (0.51%) Munin
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.26%) Control-M
7 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 224 (57.14%) Oracle
2 86 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.59%) Red Gate
4 16 (4.08%) VMware
5 13 (3.32%) IBM
6 8 (2.04%) SAP
6 8 (2.04%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.53%) Capita
8 4 (1.02%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.77%) Sage
9 3 (0.77%) Civica
10 2 (0.51%) Percona
11 1 (0.26%) Splunk
11 1 (0.26%) Sun
11 1 (0.26%) HP
11 1 (0.26%) Dell
11 1 (0.26%) Citrix
11 1 (0.26%) Sybase
11 1 (0.26%) Siebel
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £30,000-£35,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago