The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 44 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.92% 1.29% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 1.35% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,125 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%

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
357 594 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 100.00% 96.12% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 324 508 428
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in Suffolk

DBA
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 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
Ipswich +36 7 £32,500 -
Stowmarket - 1 £30,000 -
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 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 Suffolk region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (43.75%) Clustering
6 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (37.50%) Change Control
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) Replication
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
9 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (18.75%) Analytics
9 3 (18.75%) User Stories
9 3 (18.75%) High Availability
9 3 (18.75%) Tableau
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Confluence
9 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) JIRA
9 3 (18.75%) Information Security

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 3 (18.75%) Power BI
5 3 (18.75%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (12.50%) OLAP
6 2 (12.50%) OLTP
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Change Control
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Tableau
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Dell Compellent