The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 48 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.49% 0.88% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 0.90% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 3
Average salary £56,250 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
626 553 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.99% 97.02% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 549 489 472
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
South Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 24 (61.54%) Oracle
4 21 (53.85%) Oracle Database
5 18 (46.15%) Data Guard
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (43.59%) Solaris
7 16 (41.03%) UNIX
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
10 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (25.64%) CommVault
11 10 (25.64%) HPUX
11 10 (25.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 10 (25.64%) NetBackup
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (23.08%) DTS
13 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (20.51%) Replication
14 7 (17.95%) Windows
14 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (15.38%) ERP
15 6 (15.38%) Banking
16 5 (12.82%) Incident Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (23.08%) DTS
7 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
11 1 (2.56%) MySQL
11 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Replication
2 4 (10.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Solaris
2 16 (41.03%) UNIX
3 12 (30.77%) Linux
4 10 (25.64%) HPUX
5 7 (17.95%) Windows
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.38%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) ETL
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) OO
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Database Security
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.82%) C
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) OCP
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Data Guard
2 10 (25.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) CommVault
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: oncall + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago