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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 64 100 61
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 42 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.25% 0.87% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 0.90% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 25
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,845 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +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
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (68.18%) Oracle
2 43 (65.15%) Oracle Database
3 37 (56.06%) SQL Server
4 35 (53.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 31 (46.97%) SQL
6 25 (37.88%) Finance
6 25 (37.88%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (30.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 20 (30.30%) UNIX
7 20 (30.30%) Linux
8 18 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 17 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
10 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
11 15 (22.73%) AIX
11 15 (22.73%) Solaris
12 14 (21.21%) Middleware
12 14 (21.21%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
13 13 (19.70%) RDBMS
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle 11i
13 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
14 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
14 12 (18.18%) WebLogic
14 12 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
15 11 (16.67%) ITIL
15 11 (16.67%) Windows
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
15 11 (16.67%) Oracle Linux

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (65.15%) Oracle Database
2 37 (56.06%) SQL Server
3 35 (53.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (30.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (25.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
6 13 (19.70%) RDBMS
7 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (3.03%) MySQL
12 2 (3.03%) DB2
12 2 (3.03%) OLAP
12 2 (3.03%) DTS
12 2 (3.03%) OLTP
12 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Toad
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) Middleware
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (4.55%) WSH
4 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Statistics
3 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) DTV
5 1 (1.52%) AS400
5 1 (1.52%) iSeries
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) UNIX
1 20 (30.30%) Linux
2 15 (22.73%) AIX
2 15 (22.73%) Solaris
3 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (16.67%) ITIL
3 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.12%) Migration
4 8 (12.12%) ETL
5 6 (9.09%) Service Management
5 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.06%) ERP
7 3 (4.55%) SOA
7 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.03%) CRM
8 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.52%) Project Management
9 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.52%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.52%) Data Management
9 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) SQL
2 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
3 13 (19.70%) T-SQL
4 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.52%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) RPG
6 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (7.58%) OCP
4 2 (3.03%) MCTS
4 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (12.12%) Data Guard
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Oracle
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.52%) MKS
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
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