The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 168 176 151
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 88 66 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.55% 1.12% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.15% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 85 47 83
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,718
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5483 5716 5997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 96.98% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4843 5021
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

DBA Salary Trend in the South West

DBA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in the South West

DBA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Bristol +3 22 £37,750 -5.62% 4
Somerset +7 14 £37,750 -7.92% 1
Cornwall - 13 £50,000 -
Devon +11 11 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Dorset +7 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wiltshire -3 9 £39,250 -0.63% 3
Gloucestershire -19 8 £38,750 +19.23%
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South West region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 136 (82.93%) SQL Server
2 129 (78.66%) SQL
3 95 (57.93%) T-SQL
4 84 (51.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (40.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
7 53 (32.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 52 (31.71%) Performance Tuning
9 45 (27.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 37 (22.56%) Windows
11 36 (21.95%) Oracle
12 35 (21.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (20.73%) MS Excel
14 31 (18.90%) PowerShell
14 31 (18.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (17.68%) Migration
17 28 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (17.07%) Oracle Database
18 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (15.24%) Windows Server
21 23 (14.02%) OLTP
21 23 (14.02%) MCSA
22 22 (13.41%) Linux
23 19 (11.59%) Finance
24 17 (10.37%) E-Commerce
24 17 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
25 16 (9.76%) Oracle Database 12c
25 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2016

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.44%) Commerce Server
3 4 (2.44%) IIS
3 4 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.22%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 34 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (6.71%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.27%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (2.44%) SAP CRM
4 4 (2.44%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.44%) SAP SCM
5 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.83%) Sage 1000
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.61%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.49%) GitHub
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.49%) SAN
2 5 (3.05%) Intranet
3 2 (1.22%) DNS
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (82.93%) SQL Server
2 84 (51.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (40.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (32.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (27.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 35 (21.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (18.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (17.07%) Oracle Database
9 23 (14.02%) OLTP
10 16 (9.76%) OLAP
10 16 (9.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (7.93%) MySQL
12 11 (6.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
13 10 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (5.49%) MongoDB
14 9 (5.49%) SSDT
15 8 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.66%) tSQLt
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 19 (11.59%) Finance
2 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.76%) XML
2 12 (7.32%) MDX
3 8 (4.88%) JSON
3 8 (4.88%) REST
3 8 (4.88%) Web Services
4 6 (3.66%) .NET
4 6 (3.66%) Middleware
5 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.22%) HTML
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.61%) EJB
7 1 (0.61%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (0.61%) RESTful
7 1 (0.61%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.61%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.32%) Clustering
3 7 (4.27%) Digital Media
3 7 (4.27%) Replication
3 7 (4.27%) Statistics
4 4 (2.44%) NHS
5 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.22%) iPad
5 2 (1.22%) iPhone
5 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.61%) CMDB
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.56%) Windows
2 25 (15.24%) Windows Server
3 22 (13.41%) Linux
4 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.88%) AIX
6 6 (3.66%) Unix
6 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.71%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (17.68%) Migration
4 26 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (10.37%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.15%) CRM
6 15 (9.15%) ERP
6 15 (9.15%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (8.54%) Data Modelling
8 12 (7.32%) High Availability
9 9 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (5.49%) Database Security
9 9 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (5.49%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.49%) TDD
10 8 (4.88%) ITIL
10 8 (4.88%) OWASP
11 7 (4.27%) Information Security
11 7 (4.27%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (3.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 129 (78.66%) SQL
2 95 (57.93%) T-SQL
3 31 (18.90%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.88%) VBScript
5 6 (3.66%) C#
6 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.05%) VB
7 3 (1.83%) Java
7 3 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) Perl
8 1 (0.61%) PHP
8 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (14.02%) MCSA
3 15 (9.15%) MCP
4 14 (8.54%) Degree
5 13 (7.93%) Security Cleared
6 10 (6.10%) MCSE
7 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.27%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.22%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.22%) OCP
9 2 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.61%) HNC
10 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.71%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (4.27%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (4.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (3.05%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.95%) Oracle
3 12 (7.32%) SAP
4 9 (5.49%) RedGate
5 4 (2.44%) Sage
5 4 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (1.22%) Lotus
6 2 (1.22%) NetApp
6 2 (1.22%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.61%) Informatica
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.61%) Siebel
7 1 (0.61%) Tableau
Taunton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: Good Bonus & Pension + others
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive & negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago