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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 80 31 71
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.58% 5.76% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 6.02% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 11
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -17.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
913 664 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.11% 95.68% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 763 526 801
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 31 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 31 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 -34 11 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Doncaster - 2 - -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (69.77%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) Oracle
4 23 (53.49%) Oracle Database
5 17 (39.53%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (39.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (39.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (34.88%) Data Guard
6 15 (34.88%) Replication
7 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
7 14 (32.56%) UNIX
7 14 (32.56%) Linux
8 13 (30.23%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (23.26%) Solaris
11 10 (23.26%) DTS
12 9 (20.93%) NetBackup
12 9 (20.93%) CommVault
12 9 (20.93%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.93%) HPUX
12 9 (20.93%) Windows
13 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (13.95%) ETL
15 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
2 23 (53.49%) Oracle Database
3 17 (39.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (23.26%) DTS
7 9 (20.93%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
11 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (2.33%) MSDE
13 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (9.30%) Electronics
1 4 (9.30%) Military
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XML
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Replication
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) UNIX
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Solaris
3 9 (20.93%) HPUX
3 9 (20.93%) Windows
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.95%) ERP
2 6 (13.95%) ETL
2 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.63%) Database Security
3 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (9.30%) Change Control
5 3 (6.98%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) Information Management
6 2 (4.65%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Procedural Programming
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
3 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) COBOL
5 1 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) OCP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) Data Guard
2 9 (20.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) CommVault
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
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