The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 56 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.37% 0.45% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.46% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 16
Median salary £31,250 £50,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £42,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £50,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
521 653 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.95% 98.05% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 406 584 584
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 24 September 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) MariaDB
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau