The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 74 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.72% 1.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,875 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.88% +6.25%
DBA
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 866 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.68% 96.33% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 588 716 596
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

DBA
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

DBA Salary Trend in Guildford

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle Database
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Data Guard
6 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 6 (35.29%) Replication
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle Database
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) HPUX
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
2 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) OCP
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) VMware