The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 95 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 3.30% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 3.47% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 10
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
DBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1067 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.36% 95.10% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 816 730 553
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DBA
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Glasgow region.

DBA Salary Trend in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 35 (87.50%) Oracle
2 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 23 (57.50%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (57.50%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (52.50%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (42.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 17 (42.50%) Data Guard
7 16 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (35.00%) SOA
8 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) WebLogic
9 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
9 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
9 13 (32.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (30.00%) Client/Server
10 12 (30.00%) VMware
10 12 (30.00%) Informatica
11 11 (27.50%) Oracle Certification
11 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (25.00%) High Availability
12 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
14 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
15 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (10.00%) Degree

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (32.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle EBS
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
2 13 (32.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.00%) DTS
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.50%) OLAP
10 1 (2.50%) OLTP
10 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (35.00%) SOA
2 14 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) Validation
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (52.50%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 17 (42.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Oracle
2 12 (30.00%) Informatica
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Sybase
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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