The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 17 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.68% 2.52% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.34% 2.52% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -31.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,845 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +1.19%
DBA
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 119 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 93.55% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 109 83
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

DBA
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

DBA Salary Trend in Maidstone

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) DTS
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) ADO
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) DTS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ADO
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) SDLC
2 1 (8.33%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft