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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 91 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.30% 3.29% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 3.48% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 10
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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
1268 1034 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 94.52% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 747 675 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (81.82%) Oracle
2 21 (63.64%) Oracle Database
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 16 (48.48%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
8 11 (33.33%) Data Guard
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
10 8 (24.24%) SOA
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (21.21%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
12 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
12 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (18.18%) Informatica
12 6 (18.18%) VMware
12 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
12 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (18.18%) High Availability
13 5 (15.15%) Degree
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.06%) DTS
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.03%) OLAP
8 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Toad
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (24.24%) SOA
4 6 (18.18%) High Availability
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (3.03%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Informatica
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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