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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 93 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.39% 1.77% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.83% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £40,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
1324 1036 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.85% 96.73% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 833 672 734
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (73.42%) SQL
2 43 (54.43%) SQL Server
3 39 (49.37%) Oracle
4 37 (46.84%) Oracle Database
5 32 (40.51%) Finance
6 30 (37.97%) Linux
6 30 (37.97%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (35.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 27 (34.18%) Windows
9 26 (32.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (29.11%) Unix
10 23 (29.11%) Solaris
11 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
12 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (26.58%) Shell Script
13 19 (24.05%) PL/SQL
14 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
14 18 (22.78%) Clustering
15 16 (20.25%) Oracle Application Server
16 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (18.99%) ETL
17 12 (15.19%) Migration
18 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
18 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
18 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2005
19 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
19 8 (10.13%) Oracle RMAN
19 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (20.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) DHCP
1 6 (7.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (54.43%) SQL Server
2 37 (46.84%) Oracle Database
3 28 (35.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (32.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (7.59%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
13 1 (1.27%) BODI
13 1 (1.27%) MySQL
13 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ERwin
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (40.51%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Marketing
3 5 (6.33%) Electronics
3 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) .NET
1 6 (7.59%) WSH
2 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Clustering
2 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.53%) Statistics
4 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Linux
2 27 (34.18%) Windows
3 23 (29.11%) Solaris
3 23 (29.11%) Unix
4 6 (7.59%) AIX
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (18.99%) ETL
3 12 (15.19%) Migration
4 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.86%) ITIL
4 7 (8.86%) Problem Management
4 7 (8.86%) Service Management
5 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
5 6 (7.59%) High Availability
6 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.33%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (6.33%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.06%) Data Management
7 4 (5.06%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.53%) People Management
9 1 (1.27%) Line Management
9 1 (1.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) Shell Script
3 19 (24.05%) PL/SQL
4 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.33%) VBScript
7 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
3 5 (6.33%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) MCITP
5 2 (2.53%) MCTS
6 1 (1.27%) MCDBA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.27%) RACF
3 1 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) Oracle
2 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Citrix
3 5 (6.33%) SAP
3 5 (6.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.27%) EMC
4 1 (1.27%) Veritas
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago