The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 75 70 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.15% 0.56% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.57% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
675 698 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.97% 97.08% 99.42%
Number of salaries quoted 579 593 559
Median salary £37,500 £41,543 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.73% +3.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Clustering
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Replication
5 3 (20.00%) Automotive
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (13.33%) Database Optimisation
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (13.33%) Retail

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Database Security
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle