The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 32 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.91% 5.83% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 5.99% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 23
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 317 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 97.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 198 289 319
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
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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 30 July 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (69.57%) Replication
6 14 (60.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (52.17%) Windows
9 10 (43.48%) Oracle
9 10 (43.48%) Clustering
9 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
10 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
11 8 (34.78%) MySQL
12 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
12 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
12 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (26.09%) UNIX
13 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (26.09%) High Availability
13 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
14 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (21.74%) MCSA
14 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
15 4 (17.39%) Web Services
16 3 (13.04%) .NET
16 3 (13.04%) C#

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
7 8 (34.78%) MySQL
8 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
8 7 (30.43%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (4.35%) OLTP
11 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Replication
2 10 (43.48%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) High Availability
2 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Dell