The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 162 134 88
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 62 96 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 1.79% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.85% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 58 84 136
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5538 5184 5377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.40% 96.57% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4668 4573 4653
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
DBA
England

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 19 £37,500 -9.63% 7
Wiltshire -24 19 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Gloucestershire +10 11 £40,000 +8.84%
Somerset -14 5 £33,000 -30.52%
Dorset -9 4 £45,000 -
Devon -13 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 113 (91.13%) SQL
2 101 (81.45%) SQL Server
3 56 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (44.35%) Performance Tuning
5 44 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 44 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (34.68%) Oracle
7 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
8 39 (31.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (30.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (25.00%) Oracle Database
11 30 (24.19%) MS Excel
11 30 (24.19%) Windows
12 23 (18.55%) PL/SQL
13 20 (16.13%) Replication
13 20 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (15.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 19 (15.32%) Finance
15 17 (13.71%) MySQL
16 16 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (12.10%) .NET
18 14 (11.29%) ITIL
18 14 (11.29%) UNIX
19 12 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (9.68%) Linux
19 12 (9.68%) ETL
19 12 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
20 11 (8.87%) RDBMS
20 11 (8.87%) SLA

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (7.26%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (1.61%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.23%) FastStats
3 2 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) SAN
2 2 (1.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.61%) Firewall
2 2 (1.61%) LAN
2 2 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (81.45%) SQL Server
2 56 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (31.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (30.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 20 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (15.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (13.71%) MySQL
10 12 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (8.87%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (8.87%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (8.87%) RDBMS
11 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
12 9 (7.26%) Ingres
13 8 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (5.65%) DTS
15 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.61%) JDeveloper
3 2 (1.61%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.81%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (15.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Marketing
3 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.61%) Back Office
4 2 (1.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.10%) .NET
2 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.61%) COM
4 2 (1.61%) XML
4 2 (1.61%) Middleware
4 2 (1.61%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.61%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.61%) MDX
4 2 (1.61%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (0.81%) jQuery
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Replication
2 5 (4.03%) Clustering
2 5 (4.03%) Statistics
3 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.19%) Windows
2 14 (11.29%) UNIX
3 12 (9.68%) Linux
4 11 (8.87%) Solaris
5 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.61%) HPUX
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.35%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (15.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (11.29%) ITIL
4 12 (9.68%) ETL
5 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.45%) High Availability
7 7 (5.65%) Change Control
8 6 (4.84%) Database Security
8 6 (4.84%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.84%) Migration
8 6 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.03%) Database Tuning
9 5 (4.03%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (3.23%) Customer Analysis
10 4 (3.23%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.23%) Marketing Intelligence
10 4 (3.23%) OOP
10 4 (3.23%) RAD
10 4 (3.23%) Project Management
11 3 (2.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 113 (91.13%) SQL
2 44 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 23 (18.55%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.03%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.23%) PHP
5 4 (3.23%) VB
5 4 (3.23%) C#
5 4 (3.23%) Delphi
6 3 (2.42%) Java
7 2 (1.61%) VBA
7 2 (1.61%) SQR
7 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.81%) sed
8 1 (0.81%) AWK
8 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (6.45%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) MCITP
2 7 (5.65%) OCP
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (4.84%) MCDBA
4 4 (3.23%) HND
4 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.42%) MCSA
5 3 (2.42%) MCTS
6 2 (1.61%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.61%) OpenView
3 2 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.61%) Foglight
3 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (34.68%) Oracle
2 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.45%) SAP
4 6 (4.84%) VMware
5 5 (4.03%) IBM
6 4 (3.23%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.23%) Alterian
6 4 (3.23%) SmartFocus
6 4 (3.23%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.42%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) BMC
8 2 (1.61%) NetApp
8 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.61%) HP
8 2 (1.61%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.81%) Sybase
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) Vertica
9 1 (0.81%) MapR
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Car + Pension + Holidays + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Pension + Health Care
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PENSION/Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurence + Bonuses
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurance + Bonuses
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurence + Bonuses
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + PENSION/BONUS
Posted: 21 days ago