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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 72 101 62
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 32 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.54% 0.69% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 0.71% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,400 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1157 1271 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.90% 96.80% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 748 798 824
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 52 (80.00%) Oracle
2 50 (76.92%) Oracle Database
3 39 (60.00%) SQL
4 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
4 36 (55.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 34 (52.31%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (50.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 32 (49.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 28 (43.08%) PL/SQL
8 28 (43.08%) UNIX
9 27 (41.54%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (32.31%) Linux
11 20 (30.77%) Finance
11 20 (30.77%) Data Guard
12 16 (24.62%) Windows
13 15 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (23.08%) RDBMS
13 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
14 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
15 13 (20.00%) Solaris
15 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
15 13 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
15 13 (20.00%) Clustering
16 12 (18.46%) Validation
16 12 (18.46%) Sybase
17 11 (16.92%) ITIL
17 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
17 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
17 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (16.92%) Oracle GoldenGate

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (12.31%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (76.92%) Oracle Database
2 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 36 (55.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 33 (50.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 15 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (13.85%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (12.31%) MySQL
8 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (10.77%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (9.23%) MarkLogic
10 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (9.23%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (9.23%) TimesTen
10 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
10 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Toad
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 10 (15.38%) Middleware
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (9.23%) HTML
4 6 (9.23%) XML
4 6 (9.23%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Clustering
2 8 (12.31%) Replication
3 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.15%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) AS400
6 1 (1.54%) Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (1.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) UNIX
2 21 (32.31%) Linux
3 16 (24.62%) Windows
4 13 (20.00%) Solaris
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (10.77%) AIX
6 6 (9.23%) Windows NT
6 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (18.46%) Validation
4 11 (16.92%) ITIL
5 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.23%) Web Development
6 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.23%) Release Management
6 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.23%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (9.23%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (6.15%) ERP
7 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.15%) Service Management
8 3 (4.62%) Migration
8 3 (4.62%) SOA
8 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) SQL
2 28 (43.08%) PL/SQL
3 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
4 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.23%) Bourne shell
6 6 (9.23%) sed
6 6 (9.23%) VBScript
6 6 (9.23%) AWK
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (12.31%) OCP
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (41.54%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.08%) RACF
Systems Management
1 32 (49.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (30.77%) Data Guard
3 15 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 52 (80.00%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) Sybase
3 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.23%) Vertica
4 6 (9.23%) MapR
5 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.08%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.54%) MKS
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