The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 17 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 35 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.03% 4.30% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 4.53% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 13
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
403 419 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.22% 94.80% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 360 335 318
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
DBA
Bedfordshire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DBA
Salary Trend in Luton

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

DBA Salary Trend in Luton

DBA
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Luton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Luton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 35 (89.74%) SQL
2 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (56.41%) T-SQL
4 21 (53.85%) Oracle
5 19 (48.72%) Replication
6 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database
7 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (35.90%) Degree
8 14 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (35.90%) Migration
9 13 (33.33%) SUSE
9 13 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (33.33%) Linux
9 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
9 13 (33.33%) Data Migration
9 13 (33.33%) Data Guard
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (23.08%) VBScript
10 9 (23.08%) VB
10 9 (23.08%) DTS
10 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
11 8 (20.51%) Oracle Statspack
11 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (20.51%) Validation
11 8 (20.51%) Statistics
12 7 (17.95%) NAS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) SAN
1 7 (17.95%) NAS
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 14 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (23.08%) DTS
4 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (20.51%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (2.56%) DB2
General
1 5 (12.82%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Replication
2 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (20.51%) Statistics
4 5 (12.82%) Clustering
4 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
1 13 (33.33%) SUSE
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (35.90%) Migration
3 13 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 8 (20.51%) Validation
5 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) Database Security
7 2 (5.13%) Memory Management
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Data Security
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Data Management
8 1 (2.56%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) SQL
2 22 (56.41%) T-SQL
3 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (23.08%) VBScript
4 9 (23.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft