The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank - 49 52
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 3.23% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.29% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 21
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
552 426 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.00% 98.38% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 499 360 560
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

DBA
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

DBA Salary Trend in Suffolk

DBA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) High Availability
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle