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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 47 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 18 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.99% 1.76% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 1.80% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,435 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,950 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
577 556 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.85% 97.89% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 448 459 457
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
3 22 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
7 14 (41.18%) Oracle
7 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (26.47%) Windows
10 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
10 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (20.59%) Clustering
12 7 (20.59%) C#
13 6 (17.65%) UNIX
13 6 (17.65%) Linux
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
13 6 (17.65%) Data Guard
13 6 (17.65%) Finance
14 5 (14.71%) Replication
14 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
14 5 (14.71%) VB
14 5 (14.71%) Solaris

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (2.94%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database
8 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (8.82%) OLTP
10 3 (8.82%) MySQL
11 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (2.94%) DTS
12 1 (2.94%) OLAP
12 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) CSS3
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (8.82%) Database Security
3 3 (8.82%) ETL
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) ION Trading
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 days ago