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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 58 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.58% 2.93% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 3.04% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 3
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
611 329 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.52% 96.48% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 570 310 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Northamptonshire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

DBA
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

DBA Salary Trend in Northampton

DBA
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Northampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.67%) WinForms
8 1 (6.67%) Firewall
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (6.67%) DHCP
8 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.67%) DNS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft