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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 97 88 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 235 240 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.72% 2.80% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.93% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 203 206 165
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8261 8203 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.47% 95.85% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6847 7129 7459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex +35 98 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +15 47 £44,500 +4.09% 4
Bedfordshire -9 36 £38,750 -8.82%
Hertfordshire -57 29 £39,000 -17.89% 4
Suffolk -24 24 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Norfolk 0 1 £45,000 +63.63%
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 327 (86.05%) SQL
2 258 (67.89%) SQL Server
3 209 (55.00%) Oracle
4 168 (44.21%) Performance Tuning
5 164 (43.16%) Oracle Database
6 126 (33.16%) Windows
7 113 (29.74%) T-SQL
8 107 (28.16%) PL/SQL
9 105 (27.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 100 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 100 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 98 (25.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 90 (23.68%) Linux
13 85 (22.37%) Microsoft
14 83 (21.84%) Replication
15 77 (20.26%) UNIX
16 76 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 68 (17.89%) Clustering
17 68 (17.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 68 (17.89%) Relational Database
18 67 (17.63%) Oracle Database 10g
19 66 (17.37%) Oracle RAC
20 64 (16.84%) Oracle RMAN
21 61 (16.05%) Finance
22 59 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
23 55 (14.47%) Oracle EBS R12
24 52 (13.68%) MySQL
25 51 (13.42%) Oracle EBS
26 49 (12.89%) RDBMS
26 49 (12.89%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (7.63%) WebLogic
2 16 (4.21%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.05%) CMS
4 3 (0.79%) IIS
4 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) FastStats
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 55 (14.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 51 (13.42%) Oracle EBS
3 36 (9.47%) Oracle 11i
4 15 (3.95%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (1.84%) Oracle CRM
5 7 (1.84%) Magento
6 5 (1.32%) Siebel Analytics
7 3 (0.79%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.47%) SAN
2 11 (2.89%) NAS
3 5 (1.32%) Intranet
3 5 (1.32%) Internet
3 5 (1.32%) Firewall
3 5 (1.32%) HTTP
4 4 (1.05%) DNS
5 3 (0.79%) VPN
5 3 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.79%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) LAN
6 1 (0.26%) DHCP
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (67.89%) SQL Server
2 164 (43.16%) Oracle Database
3 105 (27.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 100 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (25.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 68 (17.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 68 (17.89%) Relational Database
8 67 (17.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 59 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (13.68%) MySQL
11 49 (12.89%) RDBMS
11 49 (12.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (10.79%) DTS
13 35 (9.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 26 (6.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 22 (5.79%) Oracle Discoverer
15 22 (5.79%) Oracle Exadata
15 22 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (16.05%) Finance
2 25 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.79%) Retail
4 8 (2.11%) Marketing
5 6 (1.58%) Automotive
6 4 (1.05%) Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.79%) .NET
2 19 (5.00%) Middleware
3 18 (4.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (2.89%) XML
5 5 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.32%) Web Services
6 4 (1.05%) Ajax
6 4 (1.05%) WCF
6 4 (1.05%) jQuery
7 2 (0.53%) ODBC
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.26%) HTML
8 1 (0.26%) HTML5
8 1 (0.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (21.84%) Replication
2 68 (17.89%) Clustering
3 21 (5.53%) Oracle Exalytics
4 18 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.11%) Statistics
7 7 (1.84%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.32%) Kindle
9 4 (1.05%) Biology
9 4 (1.05%) Firmware
10 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.53%) CMDB
12 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.26%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.26%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 126 (33.16%) Windows
2 90 (23.68%) Linux
3 77 (20.26%) UNIX
4 25 (6.58%) Oracle Linux
5 24 (6.32%) Solaris
6 13 (3.42%) SUSE
7 12 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.11%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.32%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) Android
11 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (44.21%) Performance Tuning
2 47 (12.37%) Migration
3 43 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (7.63%) Database Security
5 22 (5.79%) Database Tuning
5 22 (5.79%) ETL
5 22 (5.79%) Data Modelling
6 21 (5.53%) High Availability
7 20 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (4.74%) Data Migration
10 15 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (3.95%) E-Commerce
11 14 (3.68%) ITIL
11 14 (3.68%) Data Management
12 13 (3.42%) Systems Analysis
12 13 (3.42%) SOA
13 11 (2.89%) OO
13 11 (2.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (2.63%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 327 (86.05%) SQL
2 113 (29.74%) T-SQL
3 107 (28.16%) PL/SQL
4 46 (12.11%) Shell Script
5 19 (5.00%) VB
6 16 (4.21%) VBScript
7 10 (2.63%) Perl
8 7 (1.84%) PHP
8 7 (1.84%) Java
9 4 (1.05%) Korn
9 4 (1.05%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.79%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.53%) C#
11 2 (0.53%) VBA
11 2 (0.53%) AWK
12 1 (0.26%) C-shell
12 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (8.42%) Degree
2 32 (8.42%) SC Cleared
2 32 (8.42%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
4 13 (3.42%) MCDBA
5 12 (3.16%) OCP
6 8 (2.11%) MCSE
7 7 (1.84%) MCSA
8 3 (0.79%) OCA
9 2 (0.53%) MCTS
9 2 (0.53%) MCITP
10 1 (0.26%) MCP
10 1 (0.26%) PhD
10 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.26%) RHCE
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.68%) SLA
1 14 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 66 (17.37%) Oracle RAC
2 64 (16.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (6.84%) Data Guard
2 20 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (2.11%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.79%) Nagios
5 3 (0.79%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.53%) Munin
7 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.26%) Control-M
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 209 (55.00%) Oracle
2 85 (22.37%) Microsoft
3 37 (9.74%) Hyperion
4 22 (5.79%) Fujitsu
5 12 (3.16%) Red Gate
6 9 (2.37%) VMware
7 7 (1.84%) JD Edwards
7 7 (1.84%) SAP
8 6 (1.58%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.32%) HP
9 5 (1.32%) Citrix
9 5 (1.32%) Siebel
10 4 (1.05%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.79%) Sage
11 3 (0.79%) Civica
12 2 (0.53%) Capita
12 2 (0.53%) ATG
13 1 (0.26%) Splunk
13 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday + Pension + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, health cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Leave, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £46000 Per Annum Up to £46,000 + Excellent Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge
Posted: 16 days ago