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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 55 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.87% 3.11% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 3.21% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 23
Average salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
454 280 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.48% 96.89% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 417 217 297
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Ipswich

DBA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (88.89%) High Availability
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) High Availability
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft