The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 116 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 28 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 1.65% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.78% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 21
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
DBA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (84.38%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 16 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
7 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) .NET
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
11 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (18.75%) Clustering
11 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
11 6 (18.75%) Red Gate
12 5 (15.63%) Web Services
12 5 (15.63%) MS Access
12 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
12 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
12 5 (15.63%) Data Transformation
12 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.63%) MS Access
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.25%) DB2
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.13%) MySQL
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.13%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) Data Transformation
7 4 (12.50%) Data Mapping
7 4 (12.50%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Change Management
10 1 (3.13%) MVC
10 1 (3.13%) ETL
10 1 (3.13%) Network Design
10 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.13%) Release Management
10 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Korn
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Red Gate
3 3 (9.38%) Sybase
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) SunGard
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Facebook
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