The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 129 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.66% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.70% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 25
Average salary £58,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2174 2140 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.28% 94.27% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1709 1754
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Berkshire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DBA
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Reading region.

DBA Salary Trend in Reading

DBA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
8 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
10 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 4 (18.18%) Finance
10 4 (18.18%) Migration
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) MySQL
11 3 (13.64%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) SAP
11 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
11 3 (13.64%) Solaris

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (18.18%) MySQL
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (13.64%) QlikView
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) MDX
2 2 (9.09%) SAP XI
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Low Latency
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Security
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Database Security
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) MCTS
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) OCP
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Business Objects
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) SunGard
5 1 (4.55%) HP
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 26 days ago