The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 75 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.58% 1.02% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.04% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 22
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
905 1343 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.06% 97.39% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 704 1022 960
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DBA
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DBA Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

DBA
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (63.33%) Oracle
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Unix
4 15 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (46.67%) High Availability
6 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (43.33%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (23.33%) Maven
9 7 (23.33%) Release Management
9 7 (23.33%) Liquibase
9 7 (23.33%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (23.33%) Java
9 7 (23.33%) UML
9 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
9 7 (23.33%) Ant
9 7 (23.33%) Change Management
9 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
11 5 (16.67%) Database Security
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (3.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.33%) DB2
7 1 (3.33%) Essbase
7 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Ant
1 7 (23.33%) Liquibase
1 7 (23.33%) Maven
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Unix
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) High Availability
2 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (23.33%) Change Management
3 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (23.33%) Release Management
3 7 (23.33%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (16.67%) Database Security
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (16.67%) Time Management
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) ETL
7 1 (3.33%) ETL Development
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Java
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy