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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 131 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.67% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 14
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,050 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2236 2253 2045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.47% 93.41% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1690 1648
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,805 £27,527 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (45.00%) Oracle
8 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (40.00%) Clustering
10 13 (32.50%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
11 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
11 11 (27.50%) SQL
12 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
14 8 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
14 8 (20.00%) Performance Management
14 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (20.00%) Linux
14 8 (20.00%) Migration
15 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
16 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
16 6 (15.00%) Replication
16 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
17 5 (12.50%) MySQL
17 5 (12.50%) Windows
17 5 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
1 4 (10.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (12.50%) MySQL
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (5.00%) MS Access
11 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Clustering
2 6 (15.00%) Replication
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 4 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Solaris
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 8 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Database Tuning
7 3 (7.50%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) SOA
8 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Content Management
9 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCP
2 3 (7.50%) OCP
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (45.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Veritas
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Vertica
4 1 (2.50%) Red Gate
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago