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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank - 77 58
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.64% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.69% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Average salary - £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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
876 864 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.16% 92.80% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 755 757 535
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Information Management
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft