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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 59 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.26% 5.56% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 5.73% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 10
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
637 611 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.79% 97.14% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 502 498 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,474 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Swindon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (44.00%) Oracle
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (24.00%) Data Guard
10 5 (20.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Solaris
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (20.00%) Clustering
11 4 (16.00%) Replication
12 3 (12.00%) SAN
12 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (12.00%) Degree
12 3 (12.00%) VB
12 3 (12.00%) MySQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (12.00%) MySQL
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.00%) OLTP
6 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Database Security
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) ETL
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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