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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 63 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.18% 0.59% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.61% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
571 494 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.13% 97.24% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 491 404 329
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016. 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 -8 5 - -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Law
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) OCP
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) High Availability
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE
7 1 (7.69%) WebLogic

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) OCP
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago