The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 22 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.38% 4.08% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 4.17% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 48 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 86.90% 97.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 78
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Somerset

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

DBA
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

DBA Salary Trend in Taunton

DBA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft