The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 69 57 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.44% 2.25% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.36% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -29.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 636 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.61% 95.50% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 642 540 417
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

DBA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

DBA Salary Trend in Sheffield

DBA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (30.00%) VLDB
6 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (30.00%) Middleware
6 6 (30.00%) JBoss
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Solaris
6 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (30.00%) ETL
6 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (30.00%) JBoss
1 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) VLDB
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (10.00%) MySQL
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) COBOL
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) OCP
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (30.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago