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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 72 34 60
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 57 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.90% 5.30% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 5.58% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 52 21
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £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
1224 1021 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.84% 94.89% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 981 794 740
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 2 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 2 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 +6 9 £40,750 +34.71% 1
Saffron Walden - 1 £60,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 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 52 (82.54%) SQL
1 52 (82.54%) SQL Server
2 30 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (39.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 23 (36.51%) Finance
5 19 (30.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (26.98%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (25.40%) Replication
8 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
9 13 (20.63%) Oracle
9 13 (20.63%) OLTP
9 13 (20.63%) High Availability
10 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
10 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
11 9 (14.29%) Windows
11 9 (14.29%) Clustering
12 8 (12.70%) Legal
12 8 (12.70%) OLAP
12 8 (12.70%) ETL
12 8 (12.70%) DTS
12 8 (12.70%) Banking
12 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
13 7 (11.11%) IBM
13 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Academy Housing
1 3 (4.76%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (82.54%) SQL Server
2 30 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (39.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (36.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (20.63%) OLTP
6 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
7 8 (12.70%) OLAP
7 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (12.70%) DTS
8 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
9 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.94%) DB2
10 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
10 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (6.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Legal
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) ODBC
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Replication
2 9 (14.29%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) Derivative
4 2 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) UNIX
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (26.98%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (20.63%) High Availability
4 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.70%) ETL
6 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.52%) ITIL
7 5 (7.94%) Information Management
7 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.94%) Wealth Management
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.94%) Line Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Logistics
8 3 (4.76%) Database Security
8 3 (4.76%) Data Security
8 3 (4.76%) ERP
9 2 (3.17%) Content Management
9 2 (3.17%) CRM
10 1 (1.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) SQL
2 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.94%) COBOL
4 5 (7.94%) Assembly Language
4 5 (7.94%) REXX
4 5 (7.94%) JCL
4 5 (7.94%) SELCOPY
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) MCDBA
3 3 (4.76%) MCITP
4 2 (3.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) IBM
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Anite
3 3 (4.76%) Northgate
3 3 (4.76%) Civica
3 3 (4.76%) Comino
3 3 (4.76%) Capita
3 3 (4.76%) Orchard
3 3 (4.76%) Netezza
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester
Venturi
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago