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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 75 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.68% 3.00% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 3.18% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 11
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +29.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
871 880 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.20% 94.32% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 771 761 632
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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
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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 -24 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Barnsley +6 1 £37,500 -6.25%
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle Database
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
6 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (30.43%) VLDB
6 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (30.43%) ETL
6 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (30.43%) Complex ETL
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (17.39%) UNIX
9 3 (13.04%) Debian
9 3 (13.04%) Perl
9 3 (13.04%) MySQL
9 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (8.70%) OCP
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (8.70%) Replication

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle Database
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (30.43%) VLDB
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
2 7 (30.43%) ETL
2 7 (30.43%) Complex ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Database Security
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) OCP
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 5 days ago