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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 31 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.52% 6.25% 10.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 6.32% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
118 95 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 99.16% 98.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 85 42
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
4 1 (25.00%) Database Security
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Kronos
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Kronos
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle