The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 56 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.19% 3.52% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 3.63% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 634 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.91% 96.94% 99.83%
Number of salaries quoted 378 594 502
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
DBA
East of England

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 July 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
Ipswich -10 10 £40,000 - 2
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 24 (75.00%) Replication
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (50.00%) Oracle
8 15 (46.88%) MySQL
8 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (46.88%) Clustering
8 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
9 12 (37.50%) Windows
9 12 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (37.50%) RDBMS
10 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (31.25%) High Availability
12 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
13 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
14 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (18.75%) UNIX
14 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
15 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (15.63%) MCSA
15 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
16 3 (9.38%) .NET
16 3 (9.38%) C#
16 3 (9.38%) Web Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (53.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (46.88%) MySQL
7 15 (46.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
8 12 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (37.50%) RDBMS
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (3.13%) OLTP
11 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Replication
2 15 (46.88%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (31.25%) High Availability
3 6 (18.75%) Data Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) SOA
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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