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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 52 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 18 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.11% 2.45% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 2.56% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 21
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,690 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
555 469 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.02% 95.91% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 447 419 436
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Swindon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
2 31 (81.58%) SQL
3 23 (60.53%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (39.47%) Windows
8 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (34.21%) Finance
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (31.58%) Performance Improvement
11 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
12 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
13 8 (21.05%) Oracle
13 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
14 7 (18.42%) Line Management
15 6 (15.79%) Banking
16 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (13.16%) C#
16 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
17 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
17 4 (10.53%) VB
17 4 (10.53%) .NET
17 4 (10.53%) SharePoint

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.63%) DTS
10 1 (2.63%) OLTP
10 1 (2.63%) OLAP
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) CSS3
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (31.58%) Performance Improvement
3 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.42%) Line Management
5 4 (10.53%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) Database Security
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.63%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) VB
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) ION Trading
Swindon, Wiltshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Negotiable + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago