The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 26 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 98 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.94% 2.36% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.29% 2.45% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 85 17 33
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1345 940 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.25% 96.51% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 830 1131
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
DBA
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +13 15 £40,000 -23.80%
Brentwood +3 12 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Chelmsford - 11 £45,000 -
Colchester - 10 £32,000 - 5
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £42,500 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - - 1
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 103 (85.83%) SQL
2 79 (65.83%) SQL Server
3 70 (58.33%) Oracle
4 59 (49.17%) Performance Tuning
5 54 (45.00%) Oracle Database
6 49 (40.83%) Windows
7 39 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (30.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (24.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (24.17%) T-SQL
9 29 (24.17%) PL/SQL
10 28 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 27 (22.50%) Finance
12 25 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (20.00%) Clustering
14 21 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
15 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 19 (15.83%) RDBMS
16 19 (15.83%) Replication
16 19 (15.83%) Oracle RAC
16 19 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (13.33%) Linux
17 16 (13.33%) Database Tuning
18 15 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
19 14 (11.67%) SQLPlus
20 12 (10.00%) OCP
20 12 (10.00%) DTS
20 12 (10.00%) UNIX
21 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (5.83%) Magento
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.50%) Sage 200
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) LDAP
1 1 (0.83%) SAN
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (65.83%) SQL Server
2 54 (45.00%) Oracle Database
3 39 (32.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (30.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (24.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (17.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 19 (15.83%) RDBMS
9 19 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (11.67%) SQLPlus
11 12 (10.00%) DTS
12 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (7.50%) MySQL
12 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (3.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Automotive
4 1 (0.83%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.50%) .NET
2 6 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (2.50%) Middleware
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.83%) ODBC
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) Clustering
2 19 (15.83%) Replication
3 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.83%) Windows
2 16 (13.33%) Linux
3 12 (10.00%) UNIX
4 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.67%) AIX
5 2 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (49.17%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (13.33%) Database Tuning
3 9 (7.50%) ETL
3 9 (7.50%) High Availability
4 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (5.83%) OO
5 7 (5.83%) CRM
5 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
5 7 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (4.17%) Release Management
7 5 (4.17%) Migration
8 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.33%) Database Security
9 3 (2.50%) Project Management
9 3 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.67%) Identity Management
10 2 (1.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (85.83%) SQL
2 29 (24.17%) T-SQL
2 29 (24.17%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.83%) PHP
3 7 (5.83%) Java
4 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.50%) Perl
4 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.50%) Korn
5 1 (0.83%) VBA
5 1 (0.83%) AWK
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 12 (10.00%) OCP
3 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.50%) MCDBA
5 3 (2.50%) OCA
6 1 (0.83%) MCSA
6 1 (0.83%) RHCE
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) MCTS
6 1 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (15.83%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.50%) Nagios
3 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.67%) Munin
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.83%) Control-M
Vendors
1 70 (58.33%) Oracle
2 28 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.67%) Red Gate
4 7 (5.83%) SAP
4 7 (5.83%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.50%) Sage
6 2 (1.67%) ATG
7 1 (0.83%) Splunk
7 1 (0.83%) JBoss
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Holiday + Pension + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, health cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42500 - £47500 per annum + Leave, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 27 days ago