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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 64 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.70% 6.20% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 6.44% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 26
Average salary £28,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
685 637 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.89% 96.37% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 544 547 406
Average salary £35,426 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 -18 2 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Cannock - 2 £39,750 -
Burton-upon-Trent -8 1 £31,500 -30.00%
DBA
West Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (94.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (92.00%) SQL
3 26 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (34.00%) ITIL
8 15 (30.00%) Database Security
8 15 (30.00%) Degree
9 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (26.00%) DTS
11 12 (24.00%) ETL
11 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
12 11 (22.00%) Finance
13 10 (20.00%) Change Management
13 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (20.00%) Data Architecture
14 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
14 9 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (18.00%) Windows
14 9 (18.00%) XML
14 9 (18.00%) OLAP
15 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
16 7 (14.00%) Web Services
16 7 (14.00%) OO
17 6 (12.00%) .NET

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (94.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (26.00%) DTS
6 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
7 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
8 9 (18.00%) OLAP
9 4 (8.00%) MySQL
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (4.00%) OLTP
11 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
12 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) .NET
4 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.00%) WCF
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Replication
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Debian
2 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (34.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (34.00%) ITIL
3 15 (30.00%) Database Security
4 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (24.00%) ETL
6 10 (20.00%) Change Management
6 10 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 7 (14.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.00%) Logistics
9 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.00%) Financial Analysis
10 1 (2.00%) Web Development
10 1 (2.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Talend
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago