The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 259 202 170
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1163 1682 2023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.69% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.75% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1441 1700
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88827 96010 107374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75478 79551 88659
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

DBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the England region.

DBA Salary Trend in England

DBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in England

DBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
London -66 479 £55,000 -8.33% 52
South East -70 189 £45,000 - 22
Yorkshire 0 123 £40,000 +0.62% 10
South West +36 105 £41,000 -1.20% 16
North West -18 93 £43,000 +1.17% 12
East of England -35 59 £42,500 -15.00% 5
West Midlands -41 57 £44,000 +13.54% 3
East Midlands -1 49 £42,500 -5.55% 8
North East -3 4 £40,000 +77.77% 6
Midlands +10 2 £45,000 -35.71%
South Coast - 1 £50,000 -
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2211 (79.82%) SQL
2 1999 (72.17%) SQL Server
3 1073 (38.74%) Performance Tuning
4 1008 (36.39%) Oracle
5 955 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 876 (31.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 858 (30.97%) T-SQL
8 797 (28.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 793 (28.63%) Oracle Database
10 723 (26.10%) Microsoft
11 663 (23.94%) Finance
12 653 (23.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 637 (23.00%) Replication
14 622 (22.45%) High Availability
15 512 (18.48%) Windows
16 510 (18.41%) Relational Database
17 492 (17.76%) Clustering
18 468 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
19 459 (16.57%) Oracle Database 11g
20 453 (16.35%) Linux
21 431 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
22 427 (15.42%) Oracle RAC
23 420 (15.16%) MS Excel
24 401 (14.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 397 (14.33%) Business Intelligence
26 368 (13.29%) Data Guard
27 356 (12.85%) Oracle RMAN
28 346 (12.49%) RDBMS
29 345 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
30 344 (12.42%) Oracle Database 12c

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 163 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 101 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 45 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
4 37 (1.34%) IIS
5 31 (1.12%) Apache
6 29 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
7 20 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (0.54%) Oracle Spatial
9 14 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 13 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 9 (0.32%) MS Exchange
12 8 (0.29%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.22%) Confluence
15 5 (0.18%) Apache Pig
15 5 (0.18%) Skype for Business
16 4 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.11%) Oracle UPK
17 3 (0.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 420 (15.16%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.16%) MS Office
3 8 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.18%) SPSS
5 4 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 157 (5.67%) Oracle EBS
2 140 (5.05%) Oracle Applications
3 90 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 64 (2.31%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (0.40%) Oracle ASCP
7 9 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
8 8 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
11 5 (0.18%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.14%) SystmOne
13 3 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
13 3 (0.11%) SAP ERP
13 3 (0.11%) SAP SCM
14 2 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (0.072%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 85 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.23%) SaaS
4 16 (0.58%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.43%) PaaS
6 6 (0.22%) IaaS
7 5 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.072%) Office 365
9 1 (0.036%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.036%) GitHub
9 1 (0.036%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.036%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.036%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.036%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 141 (5.09%) SAN
2 46 (1.66%) NAS
3 39 (1.41%) Internet
4 35 (1.26%) Firewall
5 29 (1.05%) DNS
6 19 (0.69%) LDAP
7 16 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.36%) FTP
9 8 (0.29%) LAN
9 8 (0.29%) WAN
10 7 (0.25%) DHCP
11 6 (0.22%) HTTP
12 5 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.14%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.14%) iSCSI
13 4 (0.14%) SMTP
13 4 (0.14%) SSL
13 4 (0.14%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.11%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.11%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1999 (72.17%) SQL Server
2 955 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 876 (31.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 797 (28.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 793 (28.63%) Oracle Database
6 653 (23.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 510 (18.41%) Relational Database
8 468 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 459 (16.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 401 (14.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 346 (12.49%) RDBMS
12 345 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
13 344 (12.42%) Oracle Database 12c
14 286 (10.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 280 (10.11%) MySQL
16 261 (9.42%) Oracle Database 10g
17 127 (4.58%) MongoDB
18 112 (4.04%) NoSQL
18 112 (4.04%) Oracle Exadata
19 110 (3.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 27 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 27 (0.97%) Toad
4 26 (0.94%) Git (software)
5 24 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
5 24 (0.87%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.51%) JIRA
7 13 (0.47%) Hudson
7 13 (0.47%) Subversion
8 9 (0.32%) ERwin
8 9 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (0.29%) Ant
9 8 (0.29%) Liquibase
9 8 (0.29%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.25%) Maven
11 5 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.11%) MSI
13 3 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 663 (23.94%) Finance
2 143 (5.16%) Banking
3 81 (2.92%) Law
4 71 (2.56%) Legal
5 69 (2.49%) Marketing
6 65 (2.35%) Retail
7 58 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 58 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 41 (1.48%) Games
9 37 (1.34%) Investment Banking
10 32 (1.16%) Publishing
11 24 (0.87%) Advertising
12 15 (0.54%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.43%) Private Banking
14 10 (0.36%) Electronics
15 9 (0.32%) Back Office
16 6 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.22%) Automotive
16 6 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (6.17%) .NET
2 131 (4.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 112 (4.04%) Middleware
4 39 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 33 (1.19%) XML
6 29 (1.05%) .NET Framework
7 26 (0.94%) Web Services
8 23 (0.83%) Entity Framework
9 22 (0.79%) ASP.NET
10 21 (0.76%) MDX
11 16 (0.58%) HTML
12 15 (0.54%) J2EE
13 14 (0.51%) LAMP
14 11 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (0.40%) COM
15 10 (0.36%) CakePHP
16 7 (0.25%) CSS
16 7 (0.25%) Hibernate
16 7 (0.25%) SAP Basis
17 6 (0.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 637 (23.00%) Replication
2 492 (17.76%) Clustering
3 151 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.35%) Statistics
6 59 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 50 (1.81%) Data Centre
8 32 (1.16%) CMDB
9 31 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 25 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 23 (0.83%) Online Games
12 21 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 19 (0.69%) iPad
14 18 (0.65%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
15 17 (0.61%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.58%) Data Integration
17 15 (0.54%) Fintech
18 12 (0.43%) Data Extraction
18 12 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 512 (18.48%) Windows
2 453 (16.35%) Linux
3 286 (10.32%) Unix
4 185 (6.68%) Windows Server
5 125 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 125 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 90 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 80 (2.89%) AIX
8 75 (2.71%) Solaris
9 70 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.65%) CentOS
12 17 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
13 16 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 10 (0.36%) SUSE
15 9 (0.32%) zOS
16 5 (0.18%) VMS
17 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
18 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1073 (38.74%) Performance Tuning
2 622 (22.45%) High Availability
3 431 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 397 (14.33%) Business Intelligence
5 319 (11.52%) ETL
6 282 (10.18%) Capacity Planning
7 256 (9.24%) ITIL
8 216 (7.80%) Performance Monitoring
9 215 (7.76%) Migration
10 200 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
11 149 (5.38%) Data Modelling
12 132 (4.77%) Database Security
13 130 (4.69%) Database Mirroring
14 117 (4.22%) Database Tuning
15 107 (3.86%) Data Management
15 107 (3.86%) Incident Management
16 96 (3.47%) Change Management
17 91 (3.29%) E-Commerce
18 86 (3.10%) Release Management
19 85 (3.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2211 (79.82%) SQL
2 858 (30.97%) T-SQL
3 317 (11.44%) PL/SQL
4 264 (9.53%) Shell Script
5 170 (6.14%) PowerShell
6 88 (3.18%) C#
7 75 (2.71%) Perl
8 61 (2.20%) Java
9 40 (1.44%) Python
10 34 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 32 (1.16%) VB
11 32 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 31 (1.12%) C
13 25 (0.90%) PHP
14 19 (0.69%) ANSI SQL
15 16 (0.58%) AWK
15 16 (0.58%) Korn
16 15 (0.54%) JavaScript
17 13 (0.47%) Ruby
18 10 (0.36%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 210 (7.58%) Degree
2 198 (7.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 163 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 140 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 138 (4.98%) OCP
6 93 (3.36%) SC Cleared
7 84 (3.03%) MCSE
8 79 (2.85%) MCITP
9 75 (2.71%) MCDBA
10 57 (2.06%) MCSA
11 51 (1.84%) MCTS
12 38 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 29 (1.05%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.11%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.11%) MCP
15 3 (0.11%) OCA
16 2 (0.072%) HND
17 1 (0.036%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.21%) SLA
2 31 (1.12%) QA
3 24 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.61%) Solvency II
5 16 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 427 (15.42%) Oracle RAC
2 75 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 52 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.01%) Oracle Clusterware
5 12 (0.43%) Firmware
6 9 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.22%) SRDF
8 5 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
8 5 (0.18%) vSphere
9 3 (0.11%) Docker
9 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.072%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.036%) Ceph
11 1 (0.036%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 368 (13.29%) Data Guard
2 356 (12.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 197 (7.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 32 (1.16%) Oracle Flashback
5 24 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 24 (0.87%) Puppet
6 23 (0.83%) LiteSpeed
7 21 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (0.72%) SCOM
9 15 (0.54%) Perfmon
10 10 (0.36%) HP SIM
11 9 (0.32%) Ansible
12 8 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
12 8 (0.29%) SCCM
13 7 (0.25%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 5 (0.18%) Foglight
15 5 (0.18%) Nagios
16 4 (0.14%) OMEGAMON
16 4 (0.14%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 1008 (36.39%) Oracle
2 723 (26.10%) Microsoft
3 106 (3.83%) VMware
4 68 (2.45%) Red Hat
5 58 (2.09%) RedGate
6 55 (1.99%) SAP
7 54 (1.95%) IBM
7 54 (1.95%) Sybase
8 40 (1.44%) NetApp
9 32 (1.16%) Remedy
9 32 (1.16%) SolarWinds
10 21 (0.76%) Siebel
11 17 (0.61%) Cognos
12 15 (0.54%) Sun
13 13 (0.47%) IFS
14 12 (0.43%) Citrix
14 12 (0.43%) hybris
14 12 (0.43%) Retek
14 12 (0.43%) Teradata
15 11 (0.40%) Fujitsu
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowane + great range of
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowane + great range of
Posted: 15 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowance + great range of
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + on call allowance + great range of
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + Great company benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: On Call + Bonus + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Generous Benifit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: €50-€65K for Consultants, €65-€75K for Manager
Posted: 4 days ago