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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 40 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.45% 4.39% 6.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.76% 4.58% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 31
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
573 742 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.55% 95.87% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 499 599 556
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 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
(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 +20 26 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
DBA
West Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 39 (88.64%) SQL Server
2 35 (79.55%) SQL
3 31 (70.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (68.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (47.73%) Finance
7 20 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
8 18 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (38.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (34.09%) Replication
11 12 (27.27%) Clustering
11 12 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 12 (27.27%) QA
12 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
13 8 (18.18%) OLTP
13 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
14 7 (15.91%) Crystal Reports
14 7 (15.91%) Business Objects
14 7 (15.91%) Database Mirroring
15 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
15 6 (13.64%) Games
16 5 (11.36%) Windows
16 5 (11.36%) Database Security
16 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
17 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (6.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 3 (6.82%) Linux
17 3 (6.82%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (88.64%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (68.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
7 8 (18.18%) OLTP
7 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 7 (15.91%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.27%) MySQL
10 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) XML
1 1 (2.27%) JSON
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Replication
2 12 (27.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (38.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (15.91%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.36%) Database Security
7 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.27%) Data Security
9 1 (2.27%) Migration
9 1 (2.27%) Data Management
9 1 (2.27%) Web Development
9 1 (2.27%) SOA
9 1 (2.27%) ETL
9 1 (2.27%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.27%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago