The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 68 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.90% 2.93% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 3.07% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 2
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
DBA
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
636 358 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.50% 95.47% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 589 338 403
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 September 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
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