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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 254 184 168
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1128 1800 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.31% 1.81% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.87% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1517 1711
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
83086 96194 102645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.61% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69540 81017 85644
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -42 387 £55,000 - 41
South East -104 182 £47,000 +4.44% 22
East of England -11 116 £47,500 - 11
Yorkshire +7 113 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North West -64 112 £45,000 - 18
South West +12 82 £42,500 +6.25% 10
East Midlands +7 76 £38,250 -4.37% 7
West Midlands -43 47 £42,500 +13.33% 6
North East +11 14 £41,250 +35.43% 1
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 1930 (81.50%) SQL
2 1857 (78.42%) SQL Server
3 1026 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 887 (37.46%) T-SQL
5 855 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 836 (35.30%) Performance Tuning
7 766 (32.35%) Oracle
8 741 (31.29%) Microsoft
9 620 (26.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 610 (25.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 558 (23.56%) Oracle Database
12 543 (22.93%) Replication
13 492 (20.78%) SQL Server 2014
14 469 (19.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 443 (18.71%) Windows
16 437 (18.45%) Finance
17 432 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
18 420 (17.74%) High Availability
19 415 (17.53%) MS Excel
20 397 (16.77%) Clustering
21 352 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
22 348 (14.70%) Relational Database
23 301 (12.71%) RDBMS
24 294 (12.42%) Oracle RAC
25 293 (12.37%) ETL
26 280 (11.82%) PowerShell
27 271 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
28 269 (11.36%) Degree
29 266 (11.23%) MySQL
30 265 (11.19%) 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 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 82 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 79 (3.34%) IIS
4 35 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (1.48%) Oracle Coherence
5 33 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (1.01%) SAS
8 18 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
9 15 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
10 11 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.34%) Oracle UPK
12 7 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.25%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.21%) FileNet
15 4 (0.17%) Apache
15 4 (0.17%) Confluence
15 4 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 415 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.93%) MS Office
3 5 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 121 (5.11%) Oracle EBS
2 84 (3.55%) Oracle Applications
3 64 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 53 (2.24%) Oracle 11i
5 11 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.25%) Sage 1000
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 4 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 3 (0.13%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.084%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.084%) Oracle Payroll
10 2 (0.084%) Oracle Utilities
10 2 (0.084%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.042%) LatentZero
11 1 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.042%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 163 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.76%) SaaS
5 16 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 15 (0.63%) IaaS
7 13 (0.55%) Office 365
7 13 (0.55%) PaaS
8 7 (0.30%) GitHub
9 2 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.83%) SAN
2 38 (1.60%) Internet
3 29 (1.22%) NAS
4 27 (1.14%) DNS
5 26 (1.10%) Firewall
6 18 (0.76%) Intranet
7 9 (0.38%) Extranet
8 6 (0.25%) DHCP
9 4 (0.17%) DAB
9 4 (0.17%) LDAP
9 4 (0.17%) SMTP
10 2 (0.084%) HTTP
10 2 (0.084%) PPP
10 2 (0.084%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.042%) FTP
11 1 (0.042%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.042%) Network Security
11 1 (0.042%) SSL
11 1 (0.042%) VPN
11 1 (0.042%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1857 (78.42%) SQL Server
2 1026 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 855 (36.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 620 (26.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 610 (25.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 558 (23.56%) Oracle Database
7 492 (20.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 469 (19.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 352 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
10 348 (14.70%) Relational Database
11 301 (12.71%) RDBMS
12 266 (11.23%) MySQL
13 265 (11.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 241 (10.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 237 (10.01%) Oracle Database 11g
16 174 (7.35%) MongoDB
17 155 (6.55%) NoSQL
18 139 (5.87%) SQL Server 2016
19 130 (5.49%) Oracle Database 10g
20 121 (5.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 82 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (1.52%) JIRA
3 31 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 26 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 22 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
7 15 (0.63%) Git (software)
8 14 (0.59%) Toad
9 12 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.51%) Jenkins
9 12 (0.51%) MSBuild
9 12 (0.51%) TeamCity
9 12 (0.51%) Travis CI
10 10 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
10 10 (0.42%) PeopleTools
11 8 (0.34%) TortoiseSVN
11 8 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (0.30%) Subversion
13 4 (0.17%) tSQLt
General
1 437 (18.45%) Finance
2 113 (4.77%) Banking
3 40 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 38 (1.60%) Legal
5 29 (1.22%) Advertising
5 29 (1.22%) Marketing
6 28 (1.18%) Retail
7 23 (0.97%) Law
8 22 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 20 (0.84%) Games
10 17 (0.72%) Publishing
11 16 (0.68%) Back Office
11 16 (0.68%) Billing
12 10 (0.42%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.21%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.17%) Automotive
16 2 (0.084%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.042%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.042%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (5.11%) .NET
2 69 (2.91%) Middleware
3 56 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 47 (1.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 46 (1.94%) XML
6 38 (1.60%) Web Services
7 21 (0.89%) .NET Framework
8 20 (0.84%) MDX
9 16 (0.68%) ASP.NET
9 16 (0.68%) JSON
10 12 (0.51%) HTML
11 9 (0.38%) JDBC
11 9 (0.38%) REST
12 7 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 5 (0.21%) ActiveMQ
13 5 (0.21%) CSS
14 4 (0.17%) LAMP
14 4 (0.17%) ODBC
15 3 (0.13%) jQuery
15 3 (0.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 543 (22.93%) Replication
2 397 (16.77%) Clustering
3 170 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (3.25%) Statistics
5 74 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 46 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 37 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 25 (1.06%) CMDB
10 23 (0.97%) Fintech
11 22 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
12 19 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
13 15 (0.63%) Reinsurance
14 12 (0.51%) Data Integration
14 12 (0.51%) Data Structures
14 12 (0.51%) iPad
15 10 (0.42%) Hedge funds
16 9 (0.38%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.38%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 443 (18.71%) Windows
2 245 (10.35%) Linux
3 241 (10.18%) Windows Server
4 196 (8.28%) Unix
5 122 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 106 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (2.83%) Solaris
9 63 (2.66%) AIX
10 22 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.17%) VMS
13 2 (0.084%) SUSE
13 2 (0.084%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.084%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.084%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.084%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.084%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.042%) Debian
14 1 (0.042%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 836 (35.30%) Performance Tuning
2 432 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
3 420 (17.74%) High Availability
4 293 (12.37%) ETL
5 271 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 252 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
7 212 (8.95%) ITIL
8 208 (8.78%) Migration
9 154 (6.50%) Database Security
10 153 (6.46%) Capacity Planning
11 136 (5.74%) Performance Monitoring
12 129 (5.45%) Data Modelling
13 115 (4.86%) DevOps
14 91 (3.84%) Database Mirroring
15 71 (3.00%) Database Tuning
16 70 (2.96%) Scrum
17 66 (2.79%) Data Migration
18 65 (2.74%) Mentoring
19 64 (2.70%) Change Management
20 61 (2.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1930 (81.50%) SQL
2 887 (37.46%) T-SQL
3 280 (11.82%) PowerShell
4 146 (6.17%) PL/SQL
5 101 (4.27%) Shell Script
6 95 (4.01%) C#
7 38 (1.60%) VBA
8 34 (1.44%) VB.NET
9 33 (1.39%) VB
10 22 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 22 (0.93%) Java
10 22 (0.93%) Perl
11 14 (0.59%) Python
11 14 (0.59%) VB6
12 11 (0.46%) C
12 11 (0.46%) PHP
13 10 (0.42%) R
13 10 (0.42%) SQR
13 10 (0.42%) VBScript
14 7 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 269 (11.36%) Degree
2 235 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 105 (4.43%) Security Cleared
4 97 (4.10%) Oracle Certification
5 89 (3.76%) MCSA
6 80 (3.38%) OCP
7 79 (3.34%) MCITP
8 70 (2.96%) SC Cleared
9 61 (2.58%) MCTS
10 39 (1.65%) MCDBA
11 36 (1.52%) MCSE
12 27 (1.14%) DV Cleared
13 23 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (0.68%) OCA
15 11 (0.46%) MCP
16 3 (0.13%) HND
17 2 (0.084%) AWS Certification
18 1 (0.042%) BPSS Clearance
18 1 (0.042%) CTC Cleared
18 1 (0.042%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.27%) SLA
2 52 (2.20%) QA
3 49 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.13%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.084%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.084%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 294 (12.42%) Oracle RAC
2 70 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 44 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
4 35 (1.48%) VMware ESX
5 29 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (0.55%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.42%) Oracle Clusterware
10 8 (0.34%) vSphere
11 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.21%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.042%) Docker
14 1 (0.042%) Squid
14 1 (0.042%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.042%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 253 (10.68%) Data Guard
2 211 (8.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 113 (4.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 84 (3.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 52 (2.20%) SCOM
6 47 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
7 38 (1.60%) Failover Clustering
8 25 (1.06%) Puppet
9 23 (0.97%) Perfmon
10 20 (0.84%) Ansible
10 20 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 13 (0.55%) NetBackup
12 13 (0.55%) Tivoli
13 12 (0.51%) CFEngine
14 10 (0.42%) Nagios
15 9 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
16 7 (0.30%) LiteSpeed
17 6 (0.25%) ZABBIX
18 5 (0.21%) Ambari
Vendors
1 766 (32.35%) Oracle
2 741 (31.29%) Microsoft
3 128 (5.41%) VMware
4 95 (4.01%) Sybase
5 64 (2.70%) IBM
6 42 (1.77%) RedGate
7 35 (1.48%) SAP
8 28 (1.18%) Veritas
9 26 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 26 (1.10%) Tableau
10 22 (0.93%) SolarWinds
11 20 (0.84%) Computacenter
11 20 (0.84%) HP
12 18 (0.76%) Remedy
13 17 (0.72%) CommVault
14 16 (0.68%) NetApp
14 16 (0.68%) Talend
15 15 (0.63%) Facebook
15 15 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
16 14 (0.59%) Teradata
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Bonus - please contact for details
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexiworking, 26 hols, pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and on-call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + 2017 benefit pack
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago