The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 55 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.39% 6.22% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 6.39% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 12
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
DBA
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
683 548 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.20% 97.34% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 553 444 507
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,080 £23,000
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 Swindon

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

DBA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

DBA Salary Trend in Swindon

DBA
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Swindon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) UNIX
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 5 (23.81%) Solaris
9 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (23.81%) Data Guard
10 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
11 3 (14.29%) MySQL
11 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
11 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (14.29%) Firewall
11 3 (14.29%) Replication
11 3 (14.29%) Clustering
11 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (9.52%) C#

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (14.29%) MySQL
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (4.76%) OLTP
9 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Solaris
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Database Security
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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