The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 26 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.74% 7.28% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 7.54% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 7
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 199 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.11% 96.60% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 86 158 168
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

DBA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

DBA Salary Trend in the Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) E-business
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) E-business
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Midlands
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