The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 68 77 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.81% 0.23% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.25% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 19
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 797 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.77% 93.00% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 631 702 462
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

DBA
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +5 4 £38,750 +10.71%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (73.33%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 8 (26.67%) PowerPivot
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Power View
9 5 (16.67%) SLA
9 5 (16.67%) SCOM
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (10.00%) SAN
11 3 (10.00%) DTS
11 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
11 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
11 3 (10.00%) Information Management
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (6.67%) Resource Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (26.67%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) DTS
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (6.67%) Release Management
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Database Security
4 2 (6.67%) Security Management
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) NetApp