The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South West / Somerset
Rank 66 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 13 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.14% 4.08% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 4.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 0
Median salary £60,000 £38,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
594 604 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.70% 98.53% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 502 511 429
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,583 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DBA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

DBA Salary Trend in Somerset

DBA
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in Somerset

DBA
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £50,000 -
Taunton -5 1 £57,500 +41.97%
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Somerset region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (61.90%) Oracle
4 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 11 (52.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) ERP
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (28.57%) MCSA
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Windows
9 6 (28.57%) Sage
9 6 (28.57%) Intranet
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (28.57%) Sage 1000

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (28.57%) Sage 1000
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) MySQL
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
1 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (42.86%) ERP
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Web Development
5 5 (23.81%) E-business
6 4 (19.05%) Database Security
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Security Patching
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) ERD
8 2 (9.52%) ETL
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) UML
9 1 (4.76%) Database Optimisation
9 1 (4.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSA
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) Sage
3 4 (19.05%) Veeam
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft