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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 84 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.41% 2.65% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 2.77% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 37
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
938 759 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.11% 95.71% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 824 670 898
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -16 2 £45,000 +28.57%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) VB6
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) ETL
1 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) VB6
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) IBM