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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 69 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.51% 0.45% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.46% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £43,732
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 4 (22.22%) Toad
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) CMS
8 4 (22.22%) Clustering
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (5.56%) OLTP
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) WCF
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) MDX
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft