The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 66 47 77
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 20 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.16% 3.16% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 3.35% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
883 657 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.56% 94.26% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 728 534 739
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

DBA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -14 17 £32,000 +14.28% 1
Barnsley - 1 £40,000 -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 39 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 34 (75.56%) SQL
3 25 (55.56%) Oracle
4 20 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (35.56%) Replication
6 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
7 15 (33.33%) UNIX
7 15 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (31.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (31.11%) Data Guard
9 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (26.67%) Linux
10 12 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 9 (20.00%) HPUX
12 9 (20.00%) Solaris
12 9 (20.00%) NetBackup
12 9 (20.00%) CommVault
13 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (17.78%) DTS
14 7 (15.56%) Windows
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (13.33%) Degree
15 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 15 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (31.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 8 (17.78%) DTS
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
12 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (2.22%) MySQL
14 1 (2.22%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (8.89%) Electronics
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
1 4 (8.89%) Military
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Replication
2 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) UNIX
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) HPUX
3 9 (20.00%) Solaris
4 7 (15.56%) Windows
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) ERP
3 6 (13.33%) ETL
3 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) Database Security
4 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Communications Security
5 4 (8.89%) Information Management
5 4 (8.89%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) OO
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (2.22%) Procedural Programming
7 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) OCP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Data Guard
2 9 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) CommVault
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
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