The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 120 61 130
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 25 110 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 3.34% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 3.50% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 79 43
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.27% +5.58%
DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2375 3142 3525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.50% 95.33% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 2017 2232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Scotland region.

DBA Salary Trend in Scotland

DBA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Scotland

DBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 15 £37,500 -14.77%
Glasgow -27 8 £30,000 -31.81% 1
Fife - 1 £27,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
DBA
UK

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Scotland region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 46 (82.14%) SQL
2 39 (69.64%) Performance Tuning
3 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
5 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (32.14%) Oracle
6 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
8 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (26.79%) Oracle Applications
10 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 14 (25.00%) Linux
10 14 (25.00%) Unix
10 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (23.21%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (23.21%) High Availability
11 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
11 13 (23.21%) SOA
11 13 (23.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
12 12 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (19.64%) Windows
13 11 (19.64%) AIX
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
13 11 (19.64%) E-business
14 10 (17.86%) Replication

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
5 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (23.21%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (23.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (19.64%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (14.29%) MySQL
10 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (3.57%) DTS
12 2 (3.57%) OLTP
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
1 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.79%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Replication
2 8 (14.29%) Clustering
2 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
1 14 (25.00%) Unix
2 11 (19.64%) AIX
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (23.21%) High Availability
3 13 (23.21%) SOA
4 11 (19.64%) E-business
5 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.57%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.57%) Time Management
10 1 (1.79%) Change Management
10 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.79%) ETL
10 1 (1.79%) ETL Development
10 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (82.14%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) JCL
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) MCSA
2 6 (10.71%) MCSE
3 2 (3.57%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.79%) Teradata
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