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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 58 79 45
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 47 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.95% 1.73% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 1.79% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 33
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -3 20 £43,500 -8.42%
Basildon - 8 - -
Chelmsford - 8 £50,000 - 1
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 109 (97.32%) SQL
2 98 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 67 (59.82%) T-SQL
4 58 (51.79%) Clustering
5 53 (47.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (45.54%) Performance Tuning
7 44 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 33 (29.46%) MS Access
8 33 (29.46%) Windows
8 33 (29.46%) Replication
9 32 (28.57%) Finance
10 31 (27.68%) Service Delivery
10 31 (27.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (27.68%) Database Mirroring
11 29 (25.89%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (25.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 27 (24.11%) Red Gate
14 26 (23.21%) MCSA
14 26 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
15 25 (22.32%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (21.43%) High Availability
17 21 (18.75%) Legal
18 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (16.96%) SQL Server 2014
19 19 (16.96%) Law
19 19 (16.96%) Linux

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (39.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 53 (47.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (29.46%) MS Access
4 31 (27.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (25.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 27 (24.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 25 (22.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (16.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
12 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
12 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (4.46%) MySQL
13 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 32 (28.57%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Legal
3 19 (16.96%) Law
4 3 (2.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (51.79%) Clustering
2 33 (29.46%) Replication
3 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.46%) Windows
2 19 (16.96%) Linux
3 7 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.54%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (27.68%) Database Mirroring
2 31 (27.68%) Service Delivery
3 29 (25.89%) Capacity Planning
4 24 (21.43%) High Availability
5 18 (16.07%) ITIL
6 16 (14.29%) Data Management
7 15 (13.39%) Case Management
7 15 (13.39%) Supplier Management
8 7 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.46%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.46%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.57%) Project Management
11 3 (2.68%) Database Security
11 3 (2.68%) Document Management
12 2 (1.79%) Business Continuity
12 2 (1.79%) Software Architecture
13 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1 (0.89%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 109 (97.32%) SQL
2 67 (59.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) MCSA
1 26 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Red Gate
2 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
3 18 (16.07%) iManage
4 15 (13.39%) Interwoven
5 11 (9.82%) Oracle
6 8 (7.14%) NetApp
7 7 (6.25%) VMware
8 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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