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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 35 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.54% 1.61% 7.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 1.67% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,875 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.88% +6.25%
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
276 299 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.50% 96.45% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 216 232 163
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) Retail
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
3 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (52.94%) Essbase
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
4 9 (52.94%) Hyperion
4 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Exadata
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (52.94%) Fujitsu
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (52.94%) Essbase
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Exadata
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (82.35%) Retail
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Hyperion
2 9 (52.94%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft