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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 233 180 188
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1043 1712 1687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.83% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.89% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1452 1498
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
London -65 342 £57,500 +4.54% 45
South East -49 196 £47,500 +5.55% 23
East of England +19 111 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Yorkshire -9 99 £44,000 +14.28% 14
North West -68 98 £41,500 -9.78% 11
South West -13 81 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East Midlands +21 61 £40,000 -3.03% 4
West Midlands -32 52 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North East +2 5 £42,500 +39.53% 4
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 1782 (81.07%) SQL
2 1683 (76.57%) SQL Server
3 930 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 832 (37.85%) Performance Tuning
5 813 (36.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 771 (35.08%) T-SQL
7 704 (32.03%) Oracle
8 664 (30.21%) Microsoft
9 560 (25.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 508 (23.11%) Replication
11 502 (22.84%) Oracle Database
12 497 (22.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 445 (20.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 444 (20.20%) High Availability
15 421 (19.15%) Windows
16 402 (18.29%) Finance
17 394 (17.93%) SQL Server 2014
18 379 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
19 378 (17.20%) Clustering
20 360 (16.38%) MS Excel
21 353 (16.06%) Data Warehouse
22 300 (13.65%) Relational Database
23 290 (13.19%) ETL
24 269 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
25 263 (11.97%) Linux
26 257 (11.69%) MySQL
27 252 (11.46%) RDBMS
28 244 (11.10%) PowerShell
29 236 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
30 227 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005

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 96 (4.37%) WebLogic
2 88 (4.00%) IIS
3 75 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 29 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 27 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (1.09%) SAS
7 20 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
8 17 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
9 11 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.32%) Oracle UPK
10 7 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.23%) Apache
12 5 (0.23%) Confluence
12 5 (0.23%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.18%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 360 (16.38%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.045%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 113 (5.14%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (3.14%) Oracle Applications
3 64 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 35 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.27%) Sage 1000
7 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.18%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 4 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.14%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.091%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.091%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (0.091%) Oracle Utilities
10 2 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.045%) OpenText MBPM
11 1 (0.045%) OpenText Process Suite
11 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 180 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.23%) SaaS
4 20 (0.91%) PaaS
5 19 (0.86%) IaaS
6 18 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.59%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.59%) Office 365
8 3 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.14%) Responsys
8 3 (0.14%) Taleo
9 1 (0.045%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.87%) Internet
2 38 (1.73%) SAN
3 29 (1.32%) Intranet
4 22 (1.00%) NAS
5 17 (0.77%) DNS
5 17 (0.77%) Firewall
6 12 (0.55%) Extranet
7 4 (0.18%) HTTP
7 4 (0.18%) LDAP
8 2 (0.091%) FTP
9 1 (0.045%) DAB
9 1 (0.045%) DHCP
9 1 (0.045%) LAN
9 1 (0.045%) MVNO
9 1 (0.045%) Network Security
9 1 (0.045%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.045%) VoIP
9 1 (0.045%) VPN
9 1 (0.045%) WAN
9 1 (0.045%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1683 (76.57%) SQL Server
2 930 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 813 (36.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 560 (25.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 502 (22.84%) Oracle Database
6 497 (22.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 445 (20.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 394 (17.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 353 (16.06%) Data Warehouse
10 300 (13.65%) Relational Database
11 257 (11.69%) MySQL
12 252 (11.46%) RDBMS
13 227 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 219 (9.96%) Oracle Database 11g
15 201 (9.14%) Oracle Database 12c
16 195 (8.87%) MongoDB
17 189 (8.60%) NoSQL
18 132 (6.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 131 (5.96%) SQL Server 2016
20 103 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 92 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (2.09%) JIRA
3 34 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 33 (1.50%) Visual Studio
5 27 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
6 25 (1.14%) Toad
7 20 (0.91%) TeamCity
8 19 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (0.86%) MSBuild
8 19 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (0.86%) Travis CI
9 15 (0.68%) PeopleTools
10 14 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
11 12 (0.55%) Git (software)
12 9 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.27%) TortoiseSVN
14 4 (0.18%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.18%) ClearQuest
14 4 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 402 (18.29%) Finance
2 102 (4.64%) Banking
3 36 (1.64%) Advertising
4 35 (1.59%) Marketing
5 34 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.50%) Legal
7 27 (1.23%) Retail
8 20 (0.91%) Law
9 17 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 15 (0.68%) Games
11 14 (0.64%) Multimedia
12 13 (0.59%) Back Office
13 12 (0.55%) Publishing
14 10 (0.45%) Billing
15 8 (0.36%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.23%) Automotive
18 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
19 1 (0.045%) Electronics
19 1 (0.045%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (5.91%) .NET
2 60 (2.73%) Middleware
3 54 (2.46%) XML
4 49 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 46 (2.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 32 (1.46%) Web Services
7 22 (1.00%) .NET Framework
8 18 (0.82%) MDX
9 12 (0.55%) ASP.NET
9 12 (0.55%) HTML
9 12 (0.55%) JSON
10 7 (0.32%) REST
11 5 (0.23%) CSS
11 5 (0.23%) DCOM
11 5 (0.23%) jQuery
12 4 (0.18%) ODBC
12 4 (0.18%) SAP Basis
13 3 (0.14%) JDBC
13 3 (0.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 2 (0.091%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 508 (23.11%) Replication
2 378 (17.20%) Clustering
3 153 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (4.19%) Statistics
5 69 (3.14%) Computer Science
6 42 (1.91%) Data Centre
7 35 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 25 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
10 24 (1.09%) Fintech
11 18 (0.82%) iPad
12 16 (0.73%) Data Integration
13 15 (0.68%) CMDB
14 13 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (0.59%) Reinsurance
15 12 (0.55%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.55%) Mathematics
16 9 (0.41%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.32%) Public Cloud
18 5 (0.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 421 (19.15%) Windows
2 263 (11.97%) Linux
3 224 (10.19%) Windows Server
4 208 (9.46%) Unix
5 110 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (2.64%) Solaris
8 49 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (1.50%) AIX
10 30 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.14%) CentOS
11 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.091%) SUSE
12 2 (0.091%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.091%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.091%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.091%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.045%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.045%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (37.85%) Performance Tuning
2 444 (20.20%) High Availability
3 379 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 290 (13.19%) ETL
5 269 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 236 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
7 215 (9.78%) ITIL
8 196 (8.92%) Migration
9 154 (7.01%) Database Security
10 151 (6.87%) Capacity Planning
11 131 (5.96%) Performance Monitoring
12 116 (5.28%) DevOps
13 112 (5.10%) Data Modelling
14 83 (3.78%) Scrum
15 81 (3.69%) Database Mirroring
16 72 (3.28%) Change Management
17 67 (3.05%) Database Tuning
18 57 (2.59%) Problem Management
19 55 (2.50%) ITIL V3
20 54 (2.46%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1782 (81.07%) SQL
2 771 (35.08%) T-SQL
3 244 (11.10%) PowerShell
4 164 (7.46%) PL/SQL
5 122 (5.55%) Shell Script
6 98 (4.46%) C#
7 41 (1.87%) VB.NET
8 27 (1.23%) VB
9 21 (0.96%) VBA
10 20 (0.91%) Java
11 18 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 15 (0.68%) Python
12 15 (0.68%) SQR
13 13 (0.59%) C
13 13 (0.59%) PHP
13 13 (0.59%) VB6
14 11 (0.50%) Perl
15 9 (0.41%) R
16 7 (0.32%) AWK
17 6 (0.27%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 223 (10.15%) Degree
2 218 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (4.50%) Oracle Certification
4 88 (4.00%) OCP
5 78 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 73 (3.32%) MCITP
6 73 (3.32%) MCSA
7 56 (2.55%) MCTS
8 44 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 41 (1.87%) MCDBA
10 27 (1.23%) DV Cleared
11 25 (1.14%) OCA
12 23 (1.05%) MCSE
13 19 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.14%) HND
15 2 (0.091%) MCP
16 1 (0.045%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.41%) SLA
2 49 (2.23%) QA
3 46 (2.09%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.32%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.23%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.14%) SAS 70
System Software
1 220 (10.01%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.82%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
9 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.14%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.14%) vSphere
10 3 (0.14%) XenServer
11 1 (0.045%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.045%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 215 (9.78%) Data Guard
1 215 (9.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 117 (5.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 84 (3.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 44 (2.00%) SCOM
5 43 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
5 43 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
6 32 (1.46%) Puppet
7 31 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (1.18%) Ansible
9 25 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 23 (1.05%) NetBackup
10 23 (1.05%) Tivoli
11 22 (1.00%) Perfmon
12 19 (0.86%) CFEngine
13 10 (0.45%) Nagios
14 9 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
15 6 (0.27%) Opsview
16 5 (0.23%) SCCM
17 4 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 704 (32.03%) Oracle
2 664 (30.21%) Microsoft
3 97 (4.41%) VMware
4 81 (3.69%) Sybase
5 55 (2.50%) IBM
6 36 (1.64%) RedGate
7 33 (1.50%) Tableau
8 31 (1.41%) SAP
9 29 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 26 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
11 25 (1.14%) SolarWinds
12 23 (1.05%) HP
13 20 (0.91%) Veritas
14 19 (0.86%) Facebook
14 19 (0.86%) New Relic
15 18 (0.82%) Cognos
16 15 (0.68%) CommVault
17 14 (0.64%) Talend
18 12 (0.55%) Percona
18 12 (0.55%) Teradata
Exeter, Devon
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 24 days holiday, flexible working, 3
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35 hour week, 4=24 days holiday, Pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago