The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 83 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.70% 0.66% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.68% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
896 881 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.02% 96.50% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 751 724 728
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DBA
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Gloucestershire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

DBA
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 7 £32,500 -
Gloucester -3 2 £60,000 +60.00%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 33 (86.84%) SQL Server
2 32 (84.21%) SQL
3 27 (71.05%) Performance Tuning
4 25 (65.79%) Finance
5 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 14 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (34.21%) Client/Server
7 13 (34.21%) N-Tier
7 13 (34.21%) IIS
7 13 (34.21%) Windows
8 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
8 12 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (26.32%) Data Modelling
10 10 (26.32%) MS Office
10 10 (26.32%) COM
11 9 (23.68%) .NET
11 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
11 9 (23.68%) Migration
11 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (23.68%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (34.21%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (86.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) COM
2 9 (23.68%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Client/Server
1 13 (34.21%) N-Tier
2 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 9 (23.68%) Migration
5 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) High Availability
7 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Remedy
3 1 (2.63%) VMware