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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 142 153 194
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 109 115 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.86% 1.69% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.75% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 78 48
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
5696 6588 6864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.97% 96.98% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 5459 5564
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +9 33 £55,000 +12.82%
Essex -22 22 £57,500 +21.05%
Norfolk -2 15 £44,500 +36.92%
Bedfordshire +19 13 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Suffolk +11 13 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 13 £44,500 -6.31%
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 163 (78.37%) SQL
2 107 (51.44%) SQL Server
3 106 (50.96%) Oracle
4 93 (44.71%) Oracle Database
5 60 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (28.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (28.37%) Linux
7 49 (23.56%) Unix
8 46 (22.12%) Relational Database
9 44 (21.15%) Finance
10 43 (20.67%) PL/SQL
11 42 (20.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (18.75%) DevOps
14 38 (18.27%) RDBMS
15 37 (17.79%) Oracle RAC
15 37 (17.79%) High Availability
16 36 (17.31%) Oracle Database 12c
16 36 (17.31%) Microsoft
17 31 (14.90%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (14.90%) T-SQL
18 30 (14.42%) Oracle EBS
19 29 (13.94%) Data Guard
20 28 (13.46%) Clustering
21 26 (12.50%) Shell Script
21 26 (12.50%) Degree
22 25 (12.02%) WebLogic
22 25 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
22 25 (12.02%) Replication

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 25 (12.02%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.73%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (6.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.85%) SAS
4 5 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.44%) Confluence
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (14.42%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (8.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.48%) DHCP
2 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (51.44%) SQL Server
2 93 (44.71%) Oracle Database
3 60 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (28.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (22.12%) Relational Database
6 42 (20.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 40 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (18.27%) RDBMS
9 36 (17.31%) Oracle Database 12c
10 24 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (11.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (10.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (10.10%) SQL Server 2014
14 20 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (8.65%) MySQL
16 17 (8.17%) OLTP
17 15 (7.21%) OLAP
18 13 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (6.25%) QlikView
19 11 (5.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) JIRA
2 8 (3.85%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (0.96%) Subversion
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (21.15%) Finance
2 11 (5.29%) Marketing
3 5 (2.40%) Banking
4 3 (1.44%) Retail
5 2 (0.96%) Advertising
5 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.17%) Middleware
2 14 (6.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.88%) Web Services
4 4 (1.92%) .NET
4 4 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (1.44%) HTML
5 3 (1.44%) JSON
6 2 (0.96%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.96%) XML
7 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.46%) Clustering
2 25 (12.02%) Replication
3 8 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.37%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.44%) Wiki
7 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 59 (28.37%) Linux
2 49 (23.56%) Unix
3 24 (11.54%) Solaris
4 19 (9.13%) Windows
5 16 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.96%) SUSE
7 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.75%) DevOps
1 39 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (17.79%) High Availability
3 31 (14.90%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (10.10%) Migration
6 18 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (8.17%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (8.17%) ETL
8 16 (7.69%) Change Control
9 14 (6.73%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 14 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (6.73%) SOA
9 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.25%) Scrum
11 12 (5.77%) Presales
12 11 (5.29%) Analytics
12 11 (5.29%) Data Analytics
12 11 (5.29%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 163 (78.37%) SQL
2 43 (20.67%) PL/SQL
3 31 (14.90%) T-SQL
4 26 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 13 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.88%) AWK
7 6 (2.88%) C-shell
7 6 (2.88%) Perl
8 3 (1.44%) Korn
9 2 (0.96%) Java
9 2 (0.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) VB
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (12.50%) Degree
2 14 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.77%) OCA
3 12 (5.77%) OCP
3 12 (5.77%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.88%) MCITP
6 4 (1.92%) MCDBA
7 3 (1.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.65%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (17.79%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (13.94%) Data Guard
2 23 (11.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (6.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (3.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 106 (50.96%) Oracle
2 36 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.13%) Tableau
4 9 (4.33%) Teradata
5 7 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.88%) Cognos
6 6 (2.88%) Computacenter
6 6 (2.88%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (2.88%) SAP
7 4 (1.92%) Sybase
8 2 (0.96%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.96%) RedGate
9 1 (0.48%) Dell
9 1 (0.48%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.48%) Remedy
9 1 (0.48%) Symantec
9 1 (0.48%) VMware
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago