The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Rank 58 55 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.59% 4.40% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 4.53% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 14
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
848 1213 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.39% 96.96% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 624 909 945
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured DBA in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 10 £57,500 -
Chelmsford -18 1 £57,500 +15.00%
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
3 21 (65.63%) Finance
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (53.13%) High Availability
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (46.88%) Oracle
9 14 (43.75%) Tableau
10 12 (37.50%) Presales
10 12 (37.50%) QlikView
11 8 (25.00%) Replication
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
11 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (25.00%) Database Theory
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (18.75%) Data Security
12 6 (18.75%) SLA
13 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
13 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
14 4 (12.50%) ETL
14 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (12.50%) OCP
14 4 (12.50%) OCA
14 4 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
15 3 (9.38%) Data Management

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (37.50%) QlikView
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (9.38%) VLDB
11 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (6.25%) Power BI
12 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
12 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
12 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (3.13%) SQLPlus
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Debian
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) High Availability
2 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (37.50%) Presales
4 8 (25.00%) Database Theory
4 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (18.75%) Data Security
6 4 (12.50%) ETL
7 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Data Management
7 3 (9.38%) Database Security
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (9.38%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.50%) OCA
1 4 (12.50%) OCP
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.38%) Data Guard
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle
2 14 (43.75%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec
3 1 (3.13%) VMware