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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 65 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.93% 0.64% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.66% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,700 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
705 908 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.97% 96.60% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 604 785 605
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
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 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Loughborough - 6 £45,000 -
Leicester +18 5 £42,500 -
Melton Mowbray - 3 £44,000 -
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (64.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 6 (42.86%) VLDB
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
6 4 (28.57%) Retail
6 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (21.43%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (42.86%) VLDB
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Inmon Methodology
5 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft