The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 36 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.07% 2.12% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 2.17% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -22.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
DBA
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
444 368 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.80% 97.35% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 385 334 338
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 3 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leicester

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (74.29%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 11 (31.43%) Thin Client
5 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (31.43%) Fat Client
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (20.00%) Aerospace
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (14.29%) High Availability
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (14.29%) Clustering
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (11.43%) Replication
11 4 (11.43%) Finance
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle
11 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (11.43%) Linux
11 4 (11.43%) MCSE

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (11.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.86%) OLTP
General
1 7 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (11.43%) Music Industry
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Thin Client
1 11 (31.43%) Fat Client
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
6 1 (2.86%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (11.43%) MCSM
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Northgate
Leicester, Leicestershire
Cobham
Salary: Competitive subject to experience
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