The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 25 July 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 36 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.06% 2.99% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 3.15% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 2
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +22.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £38,700 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £41,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 445 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.36% 95.09% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 238 280 390
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
South East

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

DBA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

DBA Salary Trend in Middlesex

DBA
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Middlesex

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) SAN
4 8 (42.11%) Replication
4 8 (42.11%) Clustering
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) LAN
4 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
6 6 (31.58%) Games
6 6 (31.58%) NetApp
6 6 (31.58%) MySQL
6 6 (31.58%) Online Games
6 6 (31.58%) vSphere
6 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) Subversion
7 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) VB
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) C++
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) COM
8 3 (15.79%) Internet

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
1 8 (42.11%) VPN
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.53%) DTS
6 1 (5.26%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Replication
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
3 3 (15.79%) Stress Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VB
2 5 (26.32%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) Java
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) EMC