The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 92 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.17% 1.54% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.63% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 25
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
1331 2025 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.30% 94.36% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1568 1505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 January 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
3 16 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (50.00%) High Availability
5 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle
6 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (39.29%) Linux
8 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (32.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (28.57%) ETL
10 8 (28.57%) Windows
11 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (25.00%) OLTP
11 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (21.43%) Unix

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Eloqua
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Responsys
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
1 3 (10.71%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (25.00%) OLTP
6 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (10.71%) OLAP
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (10.71%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Clustering
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.71%) Physics
3 3 (10.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (50.00%) High Availability
3 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (28.57%) ETL
5 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) Code Optimisation
8 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.71%) Database Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
8 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
8 3 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) MCSA
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.71%) XenServer
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Data Guard
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Sun
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) SAP