The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 58 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.36% 1.00% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.03% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 487 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.40% 97.21% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 412 423 524
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

DBA
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Slough region.

DBA Salary Trend in Slough

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) OLTP
5 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) LAMP
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Debian
7 2 (20.00%) Law
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
8 1 (10.00%) Line Management
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) REST
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
3 4 (40.00%) OLTP
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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