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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 162 161 166
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 80 107 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.29% 1.48% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.54% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 77 90
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
5979 6946 7465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.14% 96.03% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4974 5902 6067
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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
Hertfordshire -4 23 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Essex -13 10 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Suffolk - 9 £31,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire -17 7 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Bedfordshire +4 5 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Anglia - 4 £30,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £43,500 - 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 107 (84.92%) SQL
2 68 (53.97%) SQL Server
3 66 (52.38%) Oracle
4 61 (48.41%) Oracle Database
5 43 (34.13%) Relational Database
6 40 (31.75%) RDBMS
7 39 (30.95%) Oracle RAC
8 35 (27.78%) PL/SQL
9 32 (25.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (20.63%) Oracle Database 12c
11 25 (19.84%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (19.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (17.46%) Degree
12 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
13 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (15.08%) T-SQL
15 17 (13.49%) Finance
15 17 (13.49%) Linux
15 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (12.70%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (12.70%) Windows
16 16 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (11.11%) Clustering
17 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
18 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012
19 12 (9.52%) Change Control
19 12 (9.52%) Security Cleared
19 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
19 12 (9.52%) Oracle GoldenGate

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 (2.38%) Apache Solr
1 3 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.79%) BIME
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) PPP
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 61 (48.41%) Oracle Database
3 43 (34.13%) Relational Database
4 40 (31.75%) RDBMS
5 32 (25.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (20.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 25 (19.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (12.70%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
12 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
14 9 (7.14%) QlikView
15 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
16 6 (4.76%) OLAP
16 6 (4.76%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.59%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (2.38%) Lucene
2 3 (2.38%) Sphinx
2 3 (2.38%) Xapian
3 2 (1.59%) DBIx::Class
3 2 (1.59%) Middleware
4 1 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) EDI
4 1 (0.79%) JSON
4 1 (0.79%) ODBC
4 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Clustering
2 10 (7.94%) Replication
3 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.17%) iPad
6 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.38%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.38%) Statistics
7 2 (1.59%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) Fintech
8 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.49%) Linux
2 16 (12.70%) Windows
3 7 (5.56%) Unix
3 7 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (1.59%) AIX
6 1 (0.79%) Debian
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.52%) Change Control
4 11 (8.73%) High Availability
5 10 (7.94%) Data Management
6 8 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.35%) Information Security
7 7 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.76%) Database Security
8 6 (4.76%) ETL
8 6 (4.76%) Server Building
9 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.97%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (3.97%) Migration
9 5 (3.97%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.17%) CRM
10 4 (3.17%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (2.38%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.38%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 107 (84.92%) SQL
2 35 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 19 (15.08%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.14%) VBA
5 8 (6.35%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.97%) Perl
8 4 (3.17%) Python
9 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.59%) AWK
10 2 (1.59%) C-shell
10 2 (1.59%) Korn
10 2 (1.59%) R
11 1 (0.79%) C#
11 1 (0.79%) Java
11 1 (0.79%) PHP
11 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
2 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) MCITP
4 5 (3.97%) MCSA
5 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.38%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.59%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.59%) MCSE
7 2 (1.59%) OCP
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
1 2 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (30.95%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 66 (52.38%) Oracle
2 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) Computacenter
4 5 (3.97%) Citrix
5 4 (3.17%) Sybase
5 4 (3.17%) VMware
6 3 (2.38%) Teradata
7 2 (1.59%) Apple
7 2 (1.59%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.79%) NetApp
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) Symantec
8 1 (0.79%) Tableau
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Suffolk
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 - £30k upon experience + very good benefits
Posted: 20 days ago