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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 57 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.54% 1.22% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.29% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,000 £40,620
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £62,500 £44,620
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
535 543 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.54% 94.76% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 472 467 447
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016, 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 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
4 6 (35.29%) Clustering
4 6 (35.29%) Data Management
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Time Management
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Database Security
4 6 (35.29%) Line Management
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Certification

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Toad
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) COM+
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Data Management
1 6 (35.29%) Database Security
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (35.29%) Line Management
1 6 (35.29%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (35.29%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Database Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Data Guard
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft