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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 176 137 118
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 91 145 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.21% 1.82% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.90% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 126 135
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +26 31 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Essex -32 25 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hertfordshire -25 20 £50,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -13 11 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Norfolk - 4 £42,500 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 191 (86.82%) SQL Server
2 190 (86.36%) SQL
3 88 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 80 (36.36%) Windows
4 80 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 77 (35.00%) Replication
6 75 (34.09%) Clustering
7 74 (33.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 68 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 59 (26.82%) Microsoft
11 54 (24.55%) High Availability
12 52 (23.64%) ITIL
13 48 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 48 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 47 (21.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 47 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (20.91%) Oracle
16 40 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
17 35 (15.91%) Database Mirroring
18 33 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
19 31 (14.09%) MySQL
19 31 (14.09%) Oracle Database
19 31 (14.09%) Degree
20 30 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 30 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
20 30 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
22 27 (12.27%) SQL Server 2000
23 26 (11.82%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.36%) IIS
3 8 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.73%) Lync
4 6 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.36%) JBoss
6 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.45%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.45%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.45%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.45%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.45%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.45%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.18%) SAN
2 7 (3.18%) Internet
3 6 (2.73%) SMTP
3 6 (2.73%) SNMP
3 6 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) NAS
4 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (86.82%) SQL Server
2 74 (33.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (30.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (21.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 48 (21.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (21.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 33 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (14.09%) MySQL
8 31 (14.09%) Oracle Database
9 30 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 27 (12.27%) SQL Server 2000
11 26 (11.82%) Relational Database
12 18 (8.18%) NoSQL
13 15 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (5.91%) RDBMS
15 10 (4.55%) DB2
16 9 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (3.64%) Oracle9i Database
17 8 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Subversion
2 2 (0.91%) Toad
General
1 26 (11.82%) Finance
2 8 (3.64%) Legal
3 7 (3.18%) Banking
4 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.36%) .NET
2 11 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (4.55%) Web Services
4 6 (2.73%) Classic ASP
4 6 (2.73%) SAML
4 6 (2.73%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.91%) Lucene
6 1 (0.45%) Spring
6 1 (0.45%) Middleware
6 1 (0.45%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.45%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.45%) HTML
6 1 (0.45%) J2EE
6 1 (0.45%) XML
6 1 (0.45%) XSD
6 1 (0.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (35.00%) Replication
2 75 (34.09%) Clustering
3 20 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.09%) Streaming Music
5 8 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.18%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.73%) SecurID
7 6 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.91%) Derivative
9 2 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.91%) Statistics
9 2 (0.91%) User Experience
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 80 (36.36%) Windows
2 26 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (10.45%) Linux
4 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.00%) UNIX
7 3 (1.36%) Solaris
8 2 (0.91%) AIX
8 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 54 (24.55%) High Availability
3 52 (23.64%) ITIL
4 35 (15.91%) Database Mirroring
5 30 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 30 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 17 (7.73%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.82%) DevOps
10 13 (5.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (5.91%) Migration
11 11 (5.00%) Database Security
12 9 (4.09%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (4.09%) Problem Management
13 8 (3.64%) Change Management
13 8 (3.64%) Performance Management
13 8 (3.64%) Product Management
14 7 (3.18%) Patch Management
15 6 (2.73%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 190 (86.36%) SQL
2 88 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (5.45%) C#
4 10 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.18%) VBScript
6 6 (2.73%) Perl
7 4 (1.82%) VB
7 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.36%) Python
8 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.36%) Java
9 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.91%) VBA
9 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (14.09%) Degree
3 19 (8.64%) MCSA
4 12 (5.45%) MCITP
5 10 (4.55%) MCTS
5 10 (4.55%) MCT
6 9 (4.09%) MCSE
7 4 (1.82%) MCDBA
8 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.09%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.18%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 59 (26.82%) Microsoft
2 46 (20.91%) Oracle
3 15 (6.82%) Red Gate
4 9 (4.09%) IBM
5 7 (3.18%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.73%) VMware
7 3 (1.36%) Cognos
7 3 (1.36%) Siebel
8 1 (0.45%) Anite
8 1 (0.45%) Temenos
8 1 (0.45%) Dell
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix
8 1 (0.45%) Northgate
8 1 (0.45%) Civica
8 1 (0.45%) Comino
8 1 (0.45%) Capita
8 1 (0.45%) Orchard
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) Netezza
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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