The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 56 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.81% 0.46% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.48% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
473 626 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.14% 95.57% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 416 534 467
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Berkshire

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 25 July 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 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) Clustering
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Replication
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (50.00%) Windows
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) OO
7 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (25.00%) High Availability
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Couchbase
9 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
9 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (16.67%) Couchbase
8 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Clustering
2 8 (66.67%) Replication
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (41.67%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Foglight
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) HP