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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 45 59 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.73% 1.25% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 1.28% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 22
Average salary £45,000 £42,175 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.69% -3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
566 469 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.93% 97.51% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 447 423 498
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 £30,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Swindon

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (86.11%) SQL
3 25 (69.44%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
8 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (33.33%) Windows
10 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
11 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (25.00%) Finance
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (22.22%) Clustering
13 8 (22.22%) Oracle
14 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
14 6 (16.67%) Banking
15 5 (13.89%) SAN
15 5 (13.89%) Replication
15 5 (13.89%) C#
15 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
15 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
15 5 (13.89%) Line Management
16 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (8.33%) OLTP
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (5.56%) MySQL
10 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (2.78%) DTS
11 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) Replication
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) Database Security
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.78%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.89%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
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