The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 25 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 36 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 31 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.63% 1.08% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 1.10% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
539 362 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.82% 97.57% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 477 317 373
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Leicestershire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

DBA
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

DBA Salary Trend in Leicester

DBA
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leicester

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 23 (71.88%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (28.13%) Fat Client
7 9 (28.13%) Thin Client
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
11 5 (15.63%) Clustering
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (12.50%) High Availability
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (12.50%) Finance
12 4 (12.50%) Music Industry
12 4 (12.50%) Time Management
12 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle Applications

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) OLTP
General
1 6 (18.75%) Aerospace
2 4 (12.50%) Music Industry
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Thin Client
1 9 (28.13%) Fat Client
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 4 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) Time Management
3 4 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 3 (9.38%) MCSM
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Northgate