The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells 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 23 July 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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 21 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 4.95% 13.18% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 13.28% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
Job Titles Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100 128 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 99.01% 99.22% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 92 120 77
Average salary £44,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.97% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Kent

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

DBA
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

DBA Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (91.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (73.91%) T-SQL
4 15 (65.22%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) Replication
7 9 (39.13%) Clustering
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (21.74%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
10 5 (21.74%) Project Management
10 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 5 (21.74%) Migration
10 5 (21.74%) Security Management
10 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) OLTP
10 5 (21.74%) VPN
10 5 (21.74%) DNS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) VPN
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) DMZ
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (21.74%) OLTP
5 5 (21.74%) OLAP
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (17.39%) Music Industry
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Replication
2 9 (39.13%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (21.74%) Security Management
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Process Management
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) SunGard