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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 64 58 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 35 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.81% 3.71% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 3.86% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £66,000
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
1163 1373 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.34% 96.08% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 786 890 599
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 4 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Glasgow

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 42 (80.77%) Oracle
2 41 (78.85%) Oracle Database
3 38 (73.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 37 (71.15%) SQL
5 36 (69.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 36 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
6 31 (59.62%) PL/SQL
7 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
7 27 (51.92%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (44.23%) UNIX
10 21 (40.38%) Data Guard
11 18 (34.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 14 (26.92%) Linux
12 14 (26.92%) Windows
12 14 (26.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 13 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
13 13 (25.00%) Toad
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (23.08%) Sybase
14 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (23.08%) Finance
14 12 (23.08%) Validation
15 11 (21.15%) Clustering
16 10 (19.23%) ITIL
16 10 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
17 9 (17.31%) OCP
17 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
17 9 (17.31%) Oracle9i Database
18 8 (15.38%) MS Excel

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (78.85%) Oracle Database
2 36 (69.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
4 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (17.31%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
8 7 (13.46%) MySQL
8 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
9 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (11.54%) MarkLogic
9 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
9 6 (11.54%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (11.54%) TimesTen
9 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (11.54%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Toad
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (11.54%) CGI
2 6 (11.54%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Clustering
2 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.46%) Replication
4 4 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) AS400
5 1 (1.92%) iSeries
5 1 (1.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) UNIX
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
3 6 (11.54%) Windows NT
3 6 (11.54%) Solaris
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (23.08%) Validation
4 10 (19.23%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (11.54%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (11.54%) Release Management
6 6 (11.54%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
7 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.85%) SOA
9 2 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 31 (59.62%) PL/SQL
3 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.54%) VBScript
4 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.54%) Perl
4 6 (11.54%) AWK
4 6 (11.54%) sed
4 6 (11.54%) Bourne shell
4 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (1.92%) RPG
6 1 (1.92%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (17.31%) OCP
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.77%) RACF
Systems Management
1 38 (73.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (40.38%) Data Guard
3 18 (34.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) Sybase
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.54%) Vertica
3 6 (11.54%) MapR
4 3 (5.77%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.92%) MKS
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago