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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / South West
Rank 145 120 161
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 83 126 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.67% 2.26% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 2.32% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 70 119 72
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
4791 5428 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.65% 97.24% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4617 5042
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Wiltshire +44 41 £42,500 - 1
Devon +7 19 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Bristol -20 10 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Somerset -22 8 £60,000 +60.00% 5
Gloucestershire -18 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Dorset +13 1 £47,500 +22.58% 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South West region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 118 (72.39%) SQL
2 116 (71.17%) SQL Server
3 63 (38.65%) T-SQL
4 53 (32.52%) Oracle
5 52 (31.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (28.22%) Performance Tuning
7 45 (27.61%) Migration
8 43 (26.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 40 (24.54%) Oracle Database
10 39 (23.93%) High Availability
11 36 (22.09%) SQL Server 2014
12 32 (19.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (19.02%) Microsoft
14 27 (16.56%) Linux
14 27 (16.56%) Oracle RAC
15 26 (15.95%) Database Security
16 24 (14.72%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (14.72%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (14.72%) MS Excel
16 24 (14.72%) Oracle RMAN
16 24 (14.72%) Finance
17 23 (14.11%) MySQL
17 23 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
18 20 (12.27%) Data Guard
19 19 (11.66%) Relational Database
19 19 (11.66%) .NET
19 19 (11.66%) C#
19 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
19 19 (11.66%) SLA
20 18 (11.04%) Business Intelligence

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 12 (7.36%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.29%) IIS
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 24 (14.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (9.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (8.59%) Oracle 11i
3 13 (7.98%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (7.36%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (3.68%) Sage 1000
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) SaaS
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Intranet
2 5 (3.07%) SAN
3 3 (1.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (71.17%) SQL Server
2 52 (31.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (26.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (24.54%) Oracle Database
5 36 (22.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 32 (19.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (14.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (14.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (14.11%) MySQL
8 23 (14.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (11.66%) Relational Database
10 18 (11.04%) SQL Server 2016
11 15 (9.20%) Oracle Database 12c
12 13 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (7.36%) RDBMS
14 11 (6.75%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (6.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (6.75%) Oracle OWB
15 10 (6.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) PeopleTools
2 2 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (14.72%) Finance
2 12 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.29%) Banking
4 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.45%) Retail
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.66%) .NET
2 11 (6.75%) Middleware
3 10 (6.13%) MDX
4 9 (5.52%) XML
5 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.68%) JSON
6 6 (3.68%) REST
7 5 (3.07%) Web Services
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.61%) HTML
9 1 (0.61%) RESTful
9 1 (0.61%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.98%) Clustering
2 9 (5.52%) Statistics
3 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.68%) Replication
5 4 (2.45%) NHS
6 3 (1.84%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) iPhone
8 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.56%) Linux
2 18 (11.04%) Windows
3 8 (4.91%) Unix
3 8 (4.91%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.68%) AIX
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.22%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (27.61%) Migration
3 39 (23.93%) High Availability
4 26 (15.95%) Database Security
5 18 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.04%) Data Migration
6 15 (9.20%) CRM
6 15 (9.20%) ITIL
7 14 (8.59%) ITIL V3
8 13 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.36%) ERP
10 11 (6.75%) BPEL
10 11 (6.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (6.75%) Infrastructure Management
11 9 (5.52%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.52%) ETL
12 7 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
12 7 (4.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (72.39%) SQL
2 63 (38.65%) T-SQL
3 19 (11.66%) C#
4 11 (6.75%) SQR
5 9 (5.52%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.91%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.91%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) C
7 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.82%) MCSA
3 15 (9.20%) Security Cleared
4 14 (8.59%) Degree
4 14 (8.59%) DV Cleared
5 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.07%) MCSE
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.61%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) SLA
2 5 (3.07%) ISO 14001
2 5 (3.07%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 27 (16.56%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (5.52%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.29%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (14.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (12.27%) Data Guard
3 14 (8.59%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (3.07%) Perfmon
5 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.23%) Puppet
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 53 (32.52%) Oracle
2 31 (19.02%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.75%) PeopleSoft
3 11 (6.75%) Siebel
4 8 (4.91%) VMware
5 7 (4.29%) Sage
6 4 (2.45%) HP
7 3 (1.84%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.84%) Veeam
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (0.61%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Lotus
9 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.61%) RedGate
9 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chard, Somerset
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits + On call allowan
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Somerset
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
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