The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Solihull region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 31 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.46% 1.48% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.51% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 265 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.58% 97.79% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 170 220 183
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

DBA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

DBA Salary Trend in Solihull

DBA Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Solihull region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) RedGate
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Database Security
3 2 (50.00%) IDERA
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Perfmon
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IDERA
1 2 (50.00%) RedGate