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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 117 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 1.06% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.16% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 24
Average salary £66,750 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £30,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
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 £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £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 30 January 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
3 22 (59.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (45.95%) SQL
6 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
7 15 (40.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (35.14%) SharePoint
9 11 (29.73%) Clustering
9 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (29.73%) Oracle
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
12 6 (16.22%) Migration
12 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
12 6 (16.22%) Red Gate
12 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
13 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
13 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
13 5 (13.51%) MS Access
13 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
13 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
13 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (35.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (21.62%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (13.51%) MS Access
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Power View
8 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.41%) DB2
9 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.41%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
5 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
6 4 (10.81%) Data Mapping
6 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
8 1 (2.70%) ETL
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.70%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) Korn
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) Red Gate
4 3 (8.11%) Sybase
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Facebook
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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