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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 43 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.52% 0.53% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 5
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
South West

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
590 548 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.66% 97.51% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 533 477 657
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Taunton +1 16 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Bath +1 4 £39,250 -12.77% 1
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 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 Somerset region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 30 (51.72%) Oracle
3 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 29 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (48.28%) T-SQL
5 27 (46.55%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (43.10%) Oracle Applications
6 25 (43.10%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (39.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (39.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 22 (37.93%) Finance
9 20 (34.48%) Shell Script
9 20 (34.48%) Unix
9 20 (34.48%) Linux
9 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 12c
9 20 (34.48%) Oracle EBS R12
10 19 (32.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 18 (31.03%) PowerShell
12 17 (29.31%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
12 17 (29.31%) NetBackup
12 17 (29.31%) Oracle BI EE
12 17 (29.31%) VMware
12 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (29.31%) Manufacturing
12 17 (29.31%) Windows
12 17 (29.31%) WebLogic
13 16 (27.59%) ERP
13 16 (27.59%) Oracle ERP

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 17 (29.31%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Oracle Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (34.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (27.59%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (18.97%) Oracle ASCP
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (39.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (29.31%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
6 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (8.62%) SSDT
10 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (5.17%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (3.45%) OLAP
12 2 (3.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) tSQLt
4 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
1 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.90%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Statistics
3 5 (8.62%) Replication
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.17%) Physics
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
1 20 (34.48%) Unix
2 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (29.31%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (27.59%) ERP
4 7 (12.07%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.17%) Database Theory
7 3 (5.17%) Time Management
7 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (1.72%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.72%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.72%) ETL
9 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 28 (48.28%) T-SQL
3 20 (34.48%) Shell Script
4 18 (31.03%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) C#
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) MCP
3 3 (5.17%) MCSA
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) OCP
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (32.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (29.31%) NetBackup
4 6 (10.34%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Oracle
2 17 (29.31%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) RedGate
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago