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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 152 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 114 184 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.48% 2.26% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.37% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 93 159 155
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
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 3 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 3 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
(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
Cambridgeshire -5 33 £45,000 - 3
Essex -37 33 £50,000 +18.34% 3
Hertfordshire -2 23 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bedfordshire +9 12 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Norfolk - 12 £42,500 -
Suffolk -11 1 £60,000 +50.00% 1
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 (88.84%) SQL Server
2 183 (85.12%) SQL
3 84 (39.07%) T-SQL
4 81 (37.67%) Windows
5 78 (36.28%) Performance Tuning
6 75 (34.88%) Replication
7 74 (34.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 72 (33.49%) Clustering
9 63 (29.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 55 (25.58%) Microsoft
11 54 (25.12%) MS Excel
12 51 (23.72%) High Availability
13 49 (22.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 47 (21.86%) Oracle
15 46 (21.40%) ITIL
15 46 (21.40%) SQL Server 2012
16 42 (19.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 42 (19.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 41 (19.07%) SQL Server 2005
18 37 (17.21%) Database Mirroring
19 34 (15.81%) Oracle Database
20 32 (14.88%) MySQL
21 30 (13.95%) Degree
22 29 (13.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 29 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
22 29 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
23 28 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
23 28 (13.02%) Capacity Planning
24 27 (12.56%) Windows Server 2012
24 27 (12.56%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 13 (6.05%) IIS
1 13 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.79%) Lync
5 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 54 (25.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.47%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.47%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.47%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.47%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.30%) SAN
2 7 (3.26%) Internet
3 6 (2.79%) SMTP
3 6 (2.79%) SNMP
3 6 (2.79%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) NAS
4 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (88.84%) SQL Server
2 74 (34.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (29.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (22.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 46 (21.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (19.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (19.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (15.81%) Oracle Database
9 32 (14.88%) MySQL
10 29 (13.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 29 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (12.09%) Relational Database
12 24 (11.16%) SQL Server 2000
13 19 (8.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (7.91%) NoSQL
15 13 (6.05%) RDBMS
16 11 (5.12%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (4.19%) Oracle9i Database
18 8 (3.72%) DB2
18 8 (3.72%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.79%) Subversion
2 4 (1.86%) Toad
General
1 27 (12.56%) Finance
2 9 (4.19%) Banking
3 7 (3.26%) Legal
4 4 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.40%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.98%) .NET
2 12 (5.58%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.12%) Web Services
4 6 (2.79%) SAML
4 6 (2.79%) Classic ASP
4 6 (2.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.47%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.47%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
5 1 (0.47%) J2EE
5 1 (0.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 75 (34.88%) Replication
2 72 (33.49%) Clustering
3 20 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.19%) Streaming Music
5 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.79%) SecurID
7 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.86%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.93%) Derivative
9 2 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 81 (37.67%) Windows
2 27 (12.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (11.63%) Linux
4 19 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.65%) UNIX
7 4 (1.86%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.40%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) AIX
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.28%) Performance Tuning
2 51 (23.72%) High Availability
3 46 (21.40%) ITIL
4 37 (17.21%) Database Mirroring
5 29 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (13.02%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (13.02%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (7.91%) E-Commerce
7 17 (7.91%) Service Delivery
8 15 (6.98%) DevOps
9 13 (6.05%) Migration
10 11 (5.12%) Problem Management
11 10 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (4.19%) Performance Analysis
13 8 (3.72%) Database Security
13 8 (3.72%) Product Management
13 8 (3.72%) Performance Management
14 7 (3.26%) Patch Management
15 6 (2.79%) Information Security
15 6 (2.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (85.12%) SQL
2 84 (39.07%) T-SQL
3 13 (6.05%) C#
4 10 (4.65%) VBScript
5 9 (4.19%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.79%) VB
6 6 (2.79%) Perl
7 5 (2.33%) Java
7 5 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.86%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.40%) VBA
9 3 (1.40%) Python
10 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (19.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (13.95%) Degree
3 14 (6.51%) MCSA
4 12 (5.58%) MCITP
5 10 (4.65%) MCTS
5 10 (4.65%) MCT
6 7 (3.26%) MCSE
7 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.93%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.19%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.19%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 55 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 47 (21.86%) Oracle
3 11 (5.12%) Red Gate
4 9 (4.19%) IBM
5 8 (3.72%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.72%) VMware
6 5 (2.33%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.93%) Netezza
8 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.47%) Anite
8 1 (0.47%) Twitter
8 1 (0.47%) Aareon
8 1 (0.47%) Kypera
8 1 (0.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) Dell
8 1 (0.47%) Citrix
8 1 (0.47%) Northgate
8 1 (0.47%) Civica
8 1 (0.47%) Comino
8 1 (0.47%) Capita
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EPM
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
EPM
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits, depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago