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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 145 195 165
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 91 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.69% 1.02% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.05% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 42 57
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,202 £30,250 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
5235 5719 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 96.97% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4866 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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
Somerset +16 27 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Bristol +34 22 £37,500 -18.91% 7
Wiltshire +5 22 £38,500 -12.50%
Gloucestershire -4 10 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Devon - 4 £39,000 - 5
Cornwall - 3 £50,000 -
Dorset +3 2 £45,000 -
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 155 (75.98%) SQL
2 139 (68.14%) SQL Server
3 93 (45.59%) T-SQL
4 84 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (33.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 63 (30.88%) Oracle
7 56 (27.45%) Performance Tuning
8 55 (26.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 51 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 50 (24.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (24.02%) Windows
12 46 (22.55%) Microsoft
13 45 (22.06%) PowerShell
14 38 (18.63%) SQL Server 2014
15 37 (18.14%) Windows Server
15 37 (18.14%) Oracle RAC
16 35 (17.16%) Oracle RMAN
16 35 (17.16%) Finance
17 34 (16.67%) Linux
17 34 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
18 33 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
19 30 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (14.22%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (13.73%) Oracle Applications
22 27 (13.24%) Oracle EBS
23 26 (12.75%) Oracle Database 10g
23 26 (12.75%) Oracle EBS R12
23 26 (12.75%) Security Cleared
23 26 (12.75%) Oracle Database 12c
24 23 (11.27%) Data Guard

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 14 (6.86%) SharePoint
1 14 (6.86%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.96%) Commerce Server
2 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.98%) Apache
3 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 19 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (13.73%) Oracle Applications
2 27 (13.24%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (12.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (7.35%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (3.43%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (1.96%) SAP CRM
6 4 (1.96%) SAP ERP
6 4 (1.96%) SAP SCM
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle ASCP
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.49%) FastStats
8 1 (0.49%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.41%) GitHub
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.41%) SAN
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (68.14%) SQL Server
2 84 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (33.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (26.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 51 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 50 (24.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (18.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 34 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 33 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (12.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 26 (12.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 19 (9.31%) Relational Database
13 18 (8.82%) RDBMS
14 14 (6.86%) OLTP
15 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (5.39%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (4.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (4.90%) Oracle9i Database
17 10 (4.90%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.94%) tSQLt
3 1 (0.49%) Ant
3 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.49%) Hudson
3 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.49%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) JUnit
3 1 (0.49%) NUnit
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.49%) Subversion
3 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (17.16%) Finance
2 15 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.37%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.92%) Banking
5 4 (1.96%) Electronics
5 4 (1.96%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.84%) XML
2 10 (4.90%) Middleware
3 8 (3.92%) Web Services
4 5 (2.45%) .NET
4 5 (2.45%) ISPF
5 3 (1.47%) RESTful
6 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.98%) HTML
6 2 (0.98%) JSON
6 2 (0.98%) MDX
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.98%) REST
7 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.49%) EJB
7 1 (0.49%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (0.49%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.49%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.90%) Digital Media
3 8 (3.92%) Clustering
3 8 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.92%) Mathematics
3 8 (3.92%) Physics
3 8 (3.92%) Statistics
4 6 (2.94%) Replication
5 5 (2.45%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.49%) CMDB
7 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.49%) iPad
7 1 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.02%) Windows
2 37 (18.14%) Windows Server
3 34 (16.67%) Linux
4 20 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (8.82%) Unix
6 9 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.94%) AIX
7 6 (2.94%) Solaris
8 5 (2.45%) zOS
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.45%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (14.22%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (10.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 18 (8.82%) ITIL
5 17 (8.33%) ERP
6 16 (7.84%) CRM
7 14 (6.86%) ETL
8 13 (6.37%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.39%) High Availability
10 11 (5.39%) Time Management
11 10 (4.90%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.41%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.41%) Migration
12 9 (4.41%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.41%) TDD
13 8 (3.92%) Database Theory
14 7 (3.43%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (75.98%) SQL
2 93 (45.59%) T-SQL
3 45 (22.06%) PowerShell
4 17 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 17 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.43%) VBScript
6 5 (2.45%) Java
6 5 (2.45%) JCL
7 4 (1.96%) VB
8 3 (1.47%) C
8 3 (1.47%) Perl
8 3 (1.47%) PHP
9 2 (0.98%) C++
10 1 (0.49%) C#
10 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (12.75%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.35%) DV Cleared
3 15 (7.35%) MCP
3 15 (7.35%) MCSA
4 14 (6.86%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.88%) Degree
6 10 (4.90%) OCP
6 10 (4.90%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (2.94%) MCSE
8 4 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.98%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.49%) HNC
10 1 (0.49%) MCITP
10 1 (0.49%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (2.45%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (18.14%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 35 (17.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 23 (11.27%) Data Guard
3 22 (10.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.45%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (30.88%) Oracle
2 46 (22.55%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.33%) SAP
4 14 (6.86%) RedGate
5 10 (4.90%) VMware
6 4 (1.96%) Cognos
7 2 (0.98%) NetApp
7 2 (0.98%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (0.98%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.49%) Apteco
8 1 (0.49%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.49%) Informatica
8 1 (0.49%) Lotus
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.49%) Sage
8 1 (0.49%) Siebel
8 1 (0.49%) Sybase
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
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