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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 61 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.58% 1.90% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.00% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 11
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +45.56%
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
677 601 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.13% 95.40% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 601 522 467
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.96%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) VLDB
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (25.00%) OCP
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) VLDB
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) OCP
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago