The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 69 35 65
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 28 75 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.23% 6.00% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 6.29% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 17
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £32,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1205 1193 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.02% 95.52% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 969 954 742
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DBA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

DBA Salary Trend in Essex

DBA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Essex

DBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Colchester -2 7 £40,750 +30.92%
Basildon -2 3 - - 1
Brentwood -15 1 £55,000 +4.76% 2
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 44 (86.27%) SQL Server
2 42 (82.35%) SQL
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (45.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (39.22%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 17 (33.33%) Replication
8 16 (31.37%) Finance
8 16 (31.37%) High Availability
9 15 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (27.45%) Windows
11 12 (23.53%) Clustering
12 10 (19.61%) ITIL
12 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
13 9 (17.65%) Oracle
13 9 (17.65%) Banking
14 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (13.73%) IBM
15 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (13.73%) Legal
15 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
16 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (9.80%) COBOL
17 5 (9.80%) DB2
17 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Academy Housing
1 2 (3.92%) arcHouse
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (86.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (45.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
6 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (9.80%) DB2
8 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
8 5 (9.80%) OLTP
9 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
9 4 (7.84%) MySQL
9 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Legal
4 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.80%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Replication
2 12 (23.53%) Clustering
3 5 (9.80%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Derivative
4 2 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (31.37%) High Availability
3 15 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.80%) Information Management
6 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Wealth Management
6 5 (9.80%) Line Management
7 4 (7.84%) Database Security
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Logistics
8 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.92%) Data Security
9 2 (3.92%) CRM
9 2 (3.92%) ERP
9 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.92%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.80%) COBOL
3 5 (9.80%) Assembly Language
3 5 (9.80%) REXX
3 5 (9.80%) JCL
3 5 (9.80%) SELCOPY
4 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCDBA
3 3 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) IBM
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Netezza
5 2 (3.92%) Anite
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Northgate
5 2 (3.92%) Civica
5 2 (3.92%) Comino
5 2 (3.92%) Capita
5 2 (3.92%) Orchard
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday