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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 91 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 35 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.26% 2.83% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.94% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 30
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1238 1191 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.56% 96.28% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 755 798 871
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 26 (65.00%) Oracle
3 25 (62.50%) Oracle Database
4 18 (45.00%) Unix
4 18 (45.00%) Linux
5 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
5 17 (42.50%) PL/SQL
5 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
7 12 (30.00%) Windows
7 12 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
9 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (22.50%) Solaris
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle Application Server
11 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
12 7 (17.50%) SOA
12 7 (17.50%) Clustering
12 7 (17.50%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (15.00%) High Availability
13 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (12.50%) E-business
14 5 (12.50%) Finance
14 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (12.50%) AIX

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (22.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DHCP
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (7.50%) DTS
8 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.00%) OLTP
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
1 18 (45.00%) Unix
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) Solaris
4 5 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.50%) SOA
4 6 (15.00%) High Availability
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.50%) E-business
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) People Management
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) PL/SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
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