The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 66 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.02% 2.70% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.79% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £47,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
776 680 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.86% 96.45% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 670 618 576
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,925 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

DBA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Leicestershire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

DBA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +9 14 £35,000 -26.31%
Coalville - 1 £22,500 -
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 38 (84.44%) SQL
2 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 31 (68.89%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (37.78%) T-SQL
5 14 (31.11%) Thin Client
5 14 (31.11%) Fat Client
6 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (26.67%) Windows
8 11 (24.44%) Aerospace
8 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (15.56%) High Availability
11 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
12 6 (13.33%) Linux
12 6 (13.33%) MCSE
12 6 (13.33%) Degree
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (13.33%) MCSM
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
13 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
5 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.22%) OLTP
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 11 (24.44%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.89%) Music Industry
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) ADO
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Thin Client
1 14 (31.11%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) UNIX
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) High Availability
4 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.89%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) SQL
2 17 (37.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 6 (13.33%) MCSM
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.22%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) JD Edwards
2 2 (4.44%) Northgate