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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 73 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 25 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.07% 1.99% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.06% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 23
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £36,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,500 £59,500
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
1102 1312 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.15% 96.90% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 729 835 683
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 June 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 44 (80.00%) Oracle
2 43 (78.18%) Oracle Database
3 37 (67.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 37 (67.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 35 (63.64%) SQL
4 35 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (56.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (54.55%) PL/SQL
7 27 (49.09%) Oracle RAC
8 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
9 25 (45.45%) UNIX
10 23 (41.82%) Data Guard
11 19 (34.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 15 (27.27%) Finance
12 15 (27.27%) Windows
12 15 (27.27%) Linux
13 14 (25.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 13 (23.64%) Performance Analysis
15 12 (21.82%) Toad
15 12 (21.82%) Sybase
15 12 (21.82%) Validation
15 12 (21.82%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (20.00%) Clustering
16 11 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
16 11 (20.00%) ITIL
17 10 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (18.18%) OCP
17 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
18 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
18 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle Utilities
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (78.18%) Oracle Database
2 37 (67.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 31 (56.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (47.27%) SQL Server
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
6 9 (16.36%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (14.55%) MySQL
8 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (10.91%) MarkLogic
9 6 (10.91%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (10.91%) TimesTen
9 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (10.91%) Sybase ASE
9 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
9 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Toad
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) XML
2 6 (10.91%) CGI
3 5 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Clustering
2 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.73%) Replication
4 4 (7.27%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) iSeries
6 1 (1.82%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) UNIX
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) Solaris
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.91%) Windows NT
5 2 (3.64%) AIX
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (23.64%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (21.82%) Validation
3 12 (21.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (10.91%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (10.91%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (10.91%) Web Development
6 6 (10.91%) Release Management
6 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) SOA
9 2 (3.64%) ETL
9 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) SQL
2 30 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 10 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.91%) sed
5 6 (10.91%) Bourne shell
5 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.91%) AWK
5 6 (10.91%) VBScript
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.91%) Perl
6 3 (5.45%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.82%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (18.18%) OCP
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.64%) RACF
Systems Management
1 37 (67.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (41.82%) Data Guard
3 19 (34.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) Sybase
3 6 (10.91%) MapR
3 6 (10.91%) Vertica
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.82%) MKS
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