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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 52 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.10% 1.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
711 513 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.69% 96.07% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 587 446 486
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 30 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) Oracle
4 16 (45.71%) Oracle Database
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (40.00%) Data Guard
6 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Solaris
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (31.43%) Linux
7 11 (31.43%) UNIX
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (28.57%) NetBackup
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (28.57%) HPUX
8 10 (28.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 10 (28.57%) CommVault
9 9 (25.71%) Replication
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (22.86%) DTS
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (17.14%) ERP
12 6 (17.14%) ETL
12 6 (17.14%) Windows
13 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) Oracle Database
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (28.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (22.86%) DTS
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
10 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
11 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Solaris
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX
3 10 (28.57%) HPUX
4 6 (17.14%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.14%) ERP
2 6 (17.14%) ETL
3 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) Database Security
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Procedural Programming
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) OCP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 10 (28.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) CommVault
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
Sheffield
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £49999 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago