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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 109 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 35 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.52% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.41% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 11
Average salary £51,750 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.72% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,250 £60,000
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
2180 2216 2086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.45% 92.41% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1582 1602 1696
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 3 June 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 41 (75.93%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (59.26%) Oracle
3 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 24 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 24 (44.44%) Clustering
5 21 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.04%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (31.48%) Computer Science
7 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (31.48%) SQL
7 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (29.63%) Linux
8 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (25.93%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (24.07%) Replication
11 12 (22.22%) Middleware
11 12 (22.22%) WebLogic
11 12 (22.22%) SaaS
12 11 (20.37%) Data Guard
12 11 (20.37%) Database Tuning
13 10 (18.52%) Open Source
13 10 (18.52%) PaaS
13 10 (18.52%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
13 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
13 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
13 10 (18.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 10 (18.52%) Public Cloud

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 12 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) JBoss
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (7.41%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) SaaS
2 10 (18.52%) PaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (25.93%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.96%) MySQL
9 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (5.56%) SQL CLR
11 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
13 1 (1.85%) Big Data
General
1 6 (11.11%) Banking
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) Middleware
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (7.41%) WebCenter
4 2 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Clustering
2 17 (31.48%) Computer Science
3 13 (24.07%) Replication
4 10 (18.52%) Public Cloud
5 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Exalogic
6 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.70%) User Experience
8 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Solaris
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (31.48%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (20.37%) Database Tuning
5 10 (18.52%) Open Source
6 8 (14.81%) Performance Management
6 8 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (14.81%) Migration
6 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.26%) ERP
9 4 (7.41%) CRM
9 4 (7.41%) Change Management
9 4 (7.41%) Identity Management
9 4 (7.41%) SOA
9 4 (7.41%) Content Management
9 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
10 3 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 6 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.56%) VBScript
3 3 (5.56%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) C
4 2 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (5.56%) OCP
4 2 (3.70%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) MCITP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Data Guard
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Oracle
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Vertica
3 3 (5.56%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) Veritas
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago