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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 61 45 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 26 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.52% 3.84% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 3.99% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 12
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £39,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
942 576 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.46% 96.16% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 885 505 630
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,970
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,000 £60,000
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -10 17 £45,000 +20.00%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 33 (94.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
7 8 (22.86%) PowerPivot
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Power View
8 6 (17.14%) SLA
9 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (14.29%) SCOM
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.43%) Windows
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (8.57%) SAN
11 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (8.57%) DTS
11 3 (8.57%) Information Management
11 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (8.57%) Database Security
11 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.86%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (94.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Power View
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.57%) DTS
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Database Security
4 3 (8.57%) Information Management
5 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.71%) Release Management
5 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Benchmarking
5 2 (5.71%) Security Management
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
2 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (5.71%) SCOrch
2 2 (5.71%) SCSM
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) NetApp
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle