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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 77 32 73
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.98% 5.71% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 5.97% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
888 620 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.31% 95.68% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 800 555 569
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -17 6 £35,750 +2.14%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.56%) SCOM
10 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (5.56%) WinForms
10 1 (5.56%) Retail
10 1 (5.56%) Data Management
10 1 (5.56%) Information Management
10 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WinForms
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft