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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 76 29 60
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.82% 6.51% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 6.67% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 49 20
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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
906 765 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.90% 97.70% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 776 600 797
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -32 13 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Doncaster - 3 - - 2
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 26 (68.42%) Oracle Database
3 23 (60.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 23 (60.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
5 20 (52.63%) Data Guard
6 18 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (39.47%) Linux
8 14 (36.84%) UNIX
8 14 (36.84%) Solaris
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (31.58%) PL/SQL
10 11 (28.95%) Windows
10 11 (28.95%) Replication
11 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
12 9 (23.68%) VMware
13 8 (21.05%) Middleware
13 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
14 7 (18.42%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (18.42%) JBoss

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.42%) JBoss
2 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle Database
2 23 (60.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (10.53%) DTS
10 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
10 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (2.63%) OLTP
11 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (2.63%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.89%) Electronics
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Military
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Middleware
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Replication
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) UNIX
2 14 (36.84%) Solaris
3 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) HPUX
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.53%) Database Security
3 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.89%) Change Control
4 3 (7.89%) Data Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) ERP
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.63%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.63%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.16%) COBOL
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) OCP
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (52.63%) Data Guard
2 7 (18.42%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) CommVault
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
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