The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 48 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.55% 1.12% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 1.14% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 22
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,131 £35,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
615 528 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.19% 98.14% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 556 468 444
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 13 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Burton-upon-Trent +2 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Lichfield - 1 - -
DBA
West Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 28 (75.68%) SQL
2 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
3 23 (62.16%) Replication
4 18 (48.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (43.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (43.24%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
7 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 10 (27.03%) Database Mirroring
8 10 (27.03%) Database Security
9 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
9 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
10 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
10 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (21.62%) OLTP
10 8 (21.62%) Data Security
10 8 (21.62%) Clustering
10 8 (21.62%) Finance
10 8 (21.62%) ERP
10 8 (21.62%) QA
10 8 (21.62%) Marketing
10 8 (21.62%) Performance Management
10 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
10 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
10 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.62%) Metadata Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
4 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
7 8 (21.62%) OLTP
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
1 8 (21.62%) Marketing
2 3 (8.11%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Replication
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 8 (21.62%) Clustering
3 8 (21.62%) Data Structures
4 6 (16.22%) Statistics
5 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Unix
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Capacity Planning
1 16 (43.24%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (27.03%) Database Mirroring
3 10 (27.03%) Database Security
4 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Data Security
5 8 (21.62%) ERP
5 8 (21.62%) Metadata Management
5 8 (21.62%) Performance Management
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) High Availability
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago