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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 63 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.44% 1.69% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 1.72% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
858 580 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.89% 97.97% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 800 507 627
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 0 18 £45,000 +20.00%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
5 12 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
8 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
8 8 (25.00%) PowerPivot
9 7 (21.88%) SLA
10 6 (18.75%) SCOM
11 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (12.50%) Information Management
12 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
12 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (9.38%) SAN
13 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
13 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (9.38%) DTS
13 3 (9.38%) Database Security
13 3 (9.38%) Windows

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.38%) DTS
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) Information Management
3 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (9.38%) Database Security
5 2 (6.25%) High Availability
5 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.25%) Security Management
5 2 (6.25%) Validation
5 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.25%) SCSM
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) NetApp