The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 37 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 37 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.30% 3.59% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 3.70% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 20
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £36,800 £27,406
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 540 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.64% 96.95% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 466 453 454
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
DBA
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cannock +22 12 £36,000 +5.88%
Stoke-on-Trent -5 11 £40,000 -15.78% 1
DBA
West Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 66 (98.51%) SQL
2 65 (97.01%) SQL Server
3 40 (59.70%) Performance Tuning
4 38 (56.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (50.75%) T-SQL
6 32 (47.76%) Replication
6 32 (47.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (46.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (43.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (38.81%) Relational Database
10 25 (37.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (29.85%) Data Modelling
11 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (25.37%) OLTP
13 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
13 16 (23.88%) Degree
14 14 (20.90%) PowerShell
14 14 (20.90%) Database Security
15 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (16.42%) Capacity Planning
17 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
17 9 (13.43%) Finance
17 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
17 9 (13.43%) ITIL
17 9 (13.43%) DTS
18 8 (11.94%) Data Architecture
18 8 (11.94%) QA
18 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (11.94%) OLAP
18 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2000

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (97.01%) SQL Server
2 38 (56.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (47.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (46.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (43.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (38.81%) Relational Database
7 25 (37.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (25.37%) OLTP
9 9 (13.43%) RDBMS
9 9 (13.43%) DTS
10 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (11.94%) OLAP
10 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (10.45%) Big Data
12 3 (4.48%) MySQL
13 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) JSON
2 2 (2.99%) WCF
2 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (47.76%) Replication
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (29.85%) Data Modelling
2 20 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.90%) Database Security
4 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (16.42%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (13.43%) ITIL
7 8 (11.94%) ETL
7 8 (11.94%) Data Architecture
8 7 (10.45%) Change Management
9 4 (5.97%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.99%) SOA
11 2 (2.99%) Financial Analysis
12 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity
12 1 (1.49%) Logistics
12 1 (1.49%) Dimensional Modelling
12 1 (1.49%) ERD
12 1 (1.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 66 (98.51%) SQL
2 34 (50.75%) T-SQL
3 14 (20.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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