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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 130 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 0.75% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.80% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 25
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £43,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2319 2002 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.17% 94.26% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1604 1959
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
3 32 (74.42%) SQL
4 23 (53.49%) T-SQL
5 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (34.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (18.60%) Linux
10 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) Clustering
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (16.28%) Information Security
11 7 (16.28%) Information Security Management
11 7 (16.28%) Security Management
11 7 (16.28%) Oracle
11 7 (16.28%) MS Office
11 7 (16.28%) Change Control
11 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
11 7 (16.28%) SCOM
11 7 (16.28%) Computer Security
11 7 (16.28%) DV Cleared
11 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
12 5 (11.63%) Replication

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.98%) OLTP
6 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (6.98%) QlikView
6 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) MS Access
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) MDX
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
1 8 (18.60%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Statistics
3 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (16.28%) Information Security Management
4 7 (16.28%) Security Management
4 7 (16.28%) Information Security
4 7 (16.28%) Computer Security
4 7 (16.28%) Change Control
5 4 (9.30%) High Availability
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.65%) Database Security
7 2 (4.65%) CRM
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 23 (53.49%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) DV Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (6.98%) MCTS
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
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