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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 70 25 61
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 30 100 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.46% 7.16% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 7.43% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 81 19
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
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
1156 1345 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.91% 96.28% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1125 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Basildon -6 11 £50,000 +25.00%
Colchester -16 1 £40,000 -
Brentwood -19 1 £55,000 +1.85% 1
Billericay - 1 £32,500 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 40 (71.43%) SQL
3 31 (55.36%) Replication
4 28 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (44.64%) Clustering
6 24 (42.86%) Windows
7 23 (41.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
10 20 (35.71%) High Availability
11 18 (32.14%) Relational Database
11 18 (32.14%) T-SQL
12 17 (30.36%) Oracle
12 17 (30.36%) ITIL
13 14 (25.00%) Finance
14 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
14 12 (21.43%) RDBMS
14 12 (21.43%) MySQL
14 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
15 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2000
17 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (16.07%) Capacity Planning
17 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (41.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (32.14%) Relational Database
6 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 12 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 12 (21.43%) MySQL
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (3.57%) DB2
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
1 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (55.36%) Replication
2 25 (44.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.57%) Derivative
3 2 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
3 20 (35.71%) High Availability
4 17 (30.36%) ITIL
5 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (16.07%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 6 (10.71%) Database Security
9 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Line Management
9 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.14%) Wealth Management
11 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.36%) Logistics
11 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (3.57%) Content Management
12 2 (3.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) Assembly Language
5 2 (3.57%) REXX
5 2 (3.57%) JCL
5 2 (3.57%) COBOL
5 2 (3.57%) SELCOPY
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.29%) MCSA
3 2 (3.57%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.93%) Red Gate
5 4 (7.14%) IBM
6 3 (5.36%) Netezza
7 1 (1.79%) Twitter
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) VMware
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago