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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 158 171 176
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 78 83 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 1.44% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.49% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 66
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 £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5028 5584 6295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.14% 96.89% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4229 4737 5233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Wiltshire +52 44 £41,500 -9.28% 3
Devon -6 16 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Somerset -17 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Dorset +20 5 £45,000 +18.03% 1
Bristol -8 5 £38,500 -14.44% 4
Gloucestershire -15 1 - - 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 (79.53%) SQL Server
2 131 (76.61%) SQL
3 82 (47.95%) T-SQL
4 73 (42.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (35.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (28.65%) Migration
6 49 (28.65%) Microsoft
7 48 (28.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 47 (27.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 45 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
10 40 (23.39%) Oracle
11 33 (19.30%) High Availability
12 32 (18.71%) MS Excel
13 30 (17.54%) Oracle Database
14 27 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (14.04%) MCSA
17 24 (14.04%) Database Security
18 22 (12.87%) PowerShell
18 22 (12.87%) MySQL
18 22 (12.87%) Finance
19 21 (12.28%) Windows
20 19 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
21 18 (10.53%) OLTP
21 18 (10.53%) Linux
21 18 (10.53%) C#
21 18 (10.53%) Data Migration

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 9 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.09%) IIS
3 4 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.17%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.58%) JBoss
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (5.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (4.68%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (4.09%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (3.51%) Sage 1000
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.58%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.51%) GitHub
1 6 (3.51%) SaaS
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) Intranet
2 7 (4.09%) SAN
3 3 (1.75%) Internet
4 2 (1.17%) DNS
4 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (79.53%) SQL Server
2 73 (42.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (35.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (28.07%) SQL Server 2014
5 47 (27.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (17.54%) Oracle Database
7 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (12.87%) MySQL
9 19 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (10.53%) OLTP
11 17 (9.94%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (8.77%) Relational Database
13 14 (8.19%) OLAP
13 14 (8.19%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (5.85%) Oracle BI EE
14 10 (5.85%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) PeopleTools
2 6 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.34%) tSQLt
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (12.87%) Finance
2 15 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.09%) Banking
4 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.17%) Advertising
5 2 (1.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.94%) .NET
2 14 (8.19%) XML
3 12 (7.02%) MDX
4 10 (5.85%) Middleware
5 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.68%) JSON
5 8 (4.68%) REST
5 8 (4.68%) Web Services
6 3 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.17%) HTML
7 2 (1.17%) RESTful
8 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.58%) EJB
8 1 (0.58%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (0.58%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.02%) Clustering
2 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.09%) Statistics
4 5 (2.92%) Digital Media
4 5 (2.92%) Replication
5 4 (2.34%) NHS
6 2 (1.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.17%) iPad
6 2 (1.17%) iPhone
6 2 (1.17%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.28%) Windows
2 18 (10.53%) Linux
3 15 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.09%) Unix
5 6 (3.51%) AIX
6 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.65%) Migration
2 45 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (19.30%) High Availability
4 25 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (14.04%) Database Security
6 18 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 16 (9.36%) CRM
7 16 (9.36%) ERP
8 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
9 14 (8.19%) ITIL
10 10 (5.85%) BPEL
10 10 (5.85%) ITIL V3
10 10 (5.85%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.68%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.68%) OWASP
13 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (4.09%) Virtual Environments
13 7 (4.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (76.61%) SQL
2 82 (47.95%) T-SQL
3 22 (12.87%) PowerShell
4 18 (10.53%) C#
5 12 (7.02%) VB
6 8 (4.68%) VBScript
7 7 (4.09%) SQR
8 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) C
9 1 (0.58%) Java
9 1 (0.58%) Perl
9 1 (0.58%) PHP
9 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (14.04%) MCSA
3 17 (9.94%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.36%) Degree
5 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
6 12 (7.02%) DV Cleared
7 10 (5.85%) MCP
8 9 (5.26%) MCSE
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.58%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.94%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.09%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (4.09%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (8.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (8.19%) Data Guard
3 7 (4.09%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.34%) Perfmon
5 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 40 (23.39%) Oracle
3 10 (5.85%) Siebel
4 7 (4.09%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (4.09%) Sage
5 6 (3.51%) RedGate
6 5 (2.92%) SAP
7 4 (2.34%) VMware
8 3 (1.75%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.17%) Lotus
9 2 (1.17%) NetApp
9 2 (1.17%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.58%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
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