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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 63 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.98% 1.02% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.04% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £36,850 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
587 770 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.07% 98.59% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 516 659 584
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Cognos
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago