The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 40 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.40% 3.64% 13.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 3.82% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 17
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
229 314 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.34% 95.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 200 242 178
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle