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 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 62 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.39% 0.16% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.16% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
487 613 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.30% 96.54% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 428 528 467
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 September 2014, 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (55.56%) Degree
6 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Replication
6 4 (44.44%) OO
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (22.22%) MySQL
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (22.22%) Couchbase
9 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
9 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Couchbase
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 days ago