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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 81 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.85% 3.33% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 3.51% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 23
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
1156 883 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.14% 94.74% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 978 764 776
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -12 12 £33,000 -5.71%
Cirencester +9 3 £31,500 -19.23%
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (52.17%) Finance
5 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (47.83%) IIS
6 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
6 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
7 9 (39.13%) MS Office
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) Migration
7 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
7 9 (39.13%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (39.13%) COM
7 9 (39.13%) Client/Server
7 9 (39.13%) N-Tier
7 9 (39.13%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (8.70%) Change Management
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (8.70%) VBScript
9 2 (8.70%) VB
9 2 (8.70%) VB6
9 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
10 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (47.83%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSDE
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (39.13%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (39.13%) Client/Server
2 9 (39.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
3 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
3 9 (39.13%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.35%) Database Security
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) VB6
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C-shell
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) IBM