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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 79 78 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.70% 1.47% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.55% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 36
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
1343 1033 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.12% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 783 741
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Brentwood -25 4 £55,000 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £60,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £42,500 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 63 (94.03%) SQL
2 41 (61.19%) SQL Server
3 26 (38.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (35.82%) Oracle
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (31.34%) Relational Database
7 20 (29.85%) Oracle Database
7 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (28.36%) RDBMS
9 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (26.87%) T-SQL
9 18 (26.87%) PL/SQL
10 16 (23.88%) Finance
11 14 (20.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (19.40%) OLTP
13 12 (17.91%) SQLPlus
14 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
14 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (16.42%) UNIX
14 11 (16.42%) Windows
15 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (14.93%) Replication
15 10 (14.93%) Oracle RAC
16 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (13.43%) DTS
17 8 (11.94%) OLAP
17 8 (11.94%) Linux
17 8 (11.94%) ETL
18 7 (10.45%) High Availability

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Academy Housing
1 3 (4.48%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (61.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (38.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (31.34%) Relational Database
5 20 (29.85%) Oracle Database
5 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (28.36%) RDBMS
7 13 (19.40%) OLTP
8 12 (17.91%) SQLPlus
9 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (13.43%) DTS
10 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (11.94%) OLAP
12 6 (8.96%) Data Mining
12 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (7.46%) DB2
13 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (5.97%) MySQL
15 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Legal
3 6 (8.96%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) ODBC
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Replication
2 7 (10.45%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) UNIX
1 11 (16.42%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (20.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.42%) Data Modelling
3 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.94%) ETL
5 7 (10.45%) High Availability
6 5 (7.46%) Information Management
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL
8 3 (4.48%) Data Security
8 3 (4.48%) Migration
8 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.99%) Project Management
9 2 (2.99%) ERP
9 2 (2.99%) Database Tuning
10 1 (1.49%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.49%) Time Management
10 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.49%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (94.03%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) T-SQL
2 18 (26.87%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.46%) COBOL
3 5 (7.46%) Assembly Language
3 5 (7.46%) REXX
3 5 (7.46%) JCL
3 5 (7.46%) SELCOPY
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) OCA
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (5.97%) MCITP
3 4 (5.97%) MCDBA
4 3 (4.48%) MCTS
4 3 (4.48%) OCP
5 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.49%) Munin
2 1 (1.49%) Opsview
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.48%) Anite
4 3 (4.48%) Northgate
4 3 (4.48%) Civica
4 3 (4.48%) Comino
4 3 (4.48%) Capita
4 3 (4.48%) Orchard
5 1 (1.49%) Netezza
5 1 (1.49%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 4 days ago