The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 52 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.54% 3.23% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 3.25% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 7
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
456 615 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.61% 99.35% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 376 557 471
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 12 £42,500 +21.42%
DBA
West Midlands

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 17 (89.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) OLTP
7 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (10.53%) Database Security
8 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Power BI
8 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (10.53%) Clustering
8 2 (10.53%) ETL
8 2 (10.53%) IIS
8 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
9 1 (5.26%) MySQL
9 1 (5.26%) DB2
9 1 (5.26%) IBM

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (89.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.79%) OLTP
6 2 (10.53%) Power BI
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.26%) DB2
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Database Security
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) IBM