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 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 73 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.01% 1.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
1075 881 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 96.60% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 796 748 703
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (84.00%) SQL
2 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (46.00%) Windows
5 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
6 20 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 19 (38.00%) ITIL
7 19 (38.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (32.00%) Linux
9 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (28.00%) Oracle
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (26.00%) Oracle Database
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (22.00%) Finance
14 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (18.00%) Solaris
14 9 (18.00%) Degree
14 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (18.00%) Capacity Management
14 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
15 8 (16.00%) Data Guard
15 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
16 7 (14.00%) Release Management
16 7 (14.00%) Computer Science

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
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 4 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) NAS
2 2 (4.00%) DHCP
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (26.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (26.00%) Oracle Database
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (12.00%) DB2
9 6 (12.00%) SSDT
10 3 (6.00%) MySQL
10 3 (6.00%) OLAP
10 3 (6.00%) OLTP
11 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
11 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
11 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
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%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) WinForms
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%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
2 4 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Statistics
3 2 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Solaris
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.00%) AIX
5 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.00%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.00%) Release Management
5 6 (12.00%) Load Testing
5 6 (12.00%) MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Data Management
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps
7 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) TDD
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.00%) Database Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) 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 8 (16.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) 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