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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 65 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.85% 3.61% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.73% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 12
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £47,500
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
1103 1314 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.33% 96.83% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 725 864 498
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 27 March 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (83.33%) Oracle
2 38 (79.17%) Oracle Database
3 35 (72.92%) SQL
4 33 (68.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 32 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
6 31 (64.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 28 (58.33%) PL/SQL
8 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
9 24 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
10 22 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (43.75%) UNIX
12 19 (39.58%) Data Guard
13 17 (35.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 15 (31.25%) Linux
15 13 (27.08%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (27.08%) Windows
15 13 (27.08%) Finance
15 13 (27.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 12 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
16 12 (25.00%) Validation
16 12 (25.00%) Toad
16 12 (25.00%) Sybase
17 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (22.92%) Clustering
18 9 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
18 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
18 9 (18.75%) ITIL
19 8 (16.67%) XML
19 8 (16.67%) HTML
19 8 (16.67%) OCP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Utilities
2 3 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (79.17%) Oracle Database
2 31 (64.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 22 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (27.08%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 6 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (12.50%) MySQL
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (12.50%) TimesTen
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Toad
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
2 8 (16.67%) XML
3 6 (12.50%) CGI
4 3 (6.25%) .NET
4 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) Middleware
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Clustering
2 8 (16.67%) Replication
3 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.25%) DTV
4 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) UNIX
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 13 (27.08%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) Solaris
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Windows NT
4 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) SUSE
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 12 (25.00%) Validation
3 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (18.75%) ITIL
5 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.50%) Web Development
6 6 (12.50%) Release Management
6 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 2 (4.17%) SOA
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) SQL
2 28 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.50%) AWK
5 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (12.50%) Bourne shell
5 6 (12.50%) sed
5 6 (12.50%) VBScript
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) XQuery
7 2 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (16.67%) OCP
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 33 (68.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (39.58%) Data Guard
3 17 (35.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (83.33%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Sybase
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.50%) Vertica
4 6 (12.50%) MapR
5 3 (6.25%) SAP
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.17%) Cognizant
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