The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 72 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.09% 1.30% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.34% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 2
Average salary £46,500 £44,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% +26.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £36,950
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1084 1048 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.59% 97.13% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 821 864 735
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Buckinghamshire

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 31 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 43 (86.00%) SQL
2 40 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (50.00%) Windows
5 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
6 21 (42.00%) ITIL
6 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (30.00%) Oracle
11 14 (28.00%) Linux
11 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
12 13 (26.00%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (22.00%) Degree
14 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (18.00%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
14 9 (18.00%) Capacity Management
14 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (18.00%) Data Guard
14 9 (18.00%) Finance
14 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
14 9 (18.00%) Solaris
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (14.00%) Release Management
15 7 (14.00%) Computer Science

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (14.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) DHCP
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (28.00%) Oracle Database
7 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (12.00%) DB2
9 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (8.00%) SSDT
11 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (6.00%) OLTP
11 3 (6.00%) OLAP
12 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) WCF
2 1 (2.00%) jQuery
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) Solaris
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.00%) AIX
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.00%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.00%) Release Management
5 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Data Management
7 3 (6.00%) MVC
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) ETL
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.00%) High Availability
8 2 (4.00%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.00%) Document Management
9 1 (2.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) MCTS
5 1 (2.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Sybase
4 4 (8.00%) HP
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.00%) Computacenter
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) McAfee
6 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Meridio