The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 65 36 68
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.41% 5.21% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 5.44% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 3
Average salary £34,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
825 625 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.94% 95.71% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 764 555 567
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
East Midlands

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -18 11 £34,000 -15.00%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) MySQL
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (11.76%) AIX
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (5.88%) WinForms
9 1 (5.88%) Retail
9 1 (5.88%) Data Management
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) IBM