The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.17% - 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% - 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,845 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +1.19%
DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 174 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.64% 99.43% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 120 163 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

DBA
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

DBA Salary Trend in Halifax

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Adabas
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) OCP
6 1 (14.29%) OCA
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (14.29%) zOS
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) DB2
6 1 (14.29%) MCTS
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Banking

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Adabas
5 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) OCP
2 1 (14.29%) OCA
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) IBM