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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 36 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.59% 2.92% 9.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.98% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 41
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 302 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.41% 98.05% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 284 381
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

DBA
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

DBA Salary Trend in Ipswich

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (61.54%) Replication
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (30.77%) Clustering
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
8 3 (23.08%) SOA
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
9 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
9 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (7.69%) OLTP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle