The table below looks at the statistics for the Sybase DBA role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sybase DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 878 869 874
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 12 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.029% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.031% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 17
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £59,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary - £66,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +32.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Sybase DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sybase DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sybase DBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sybase DBA within the UK.

Sybase DBA Salary Trend in the UK

Sybase DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sybase DBA over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Sybase DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Sybase DBA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 9 £65,000 +4.00% 3
England -2 9 £65,000 +4.00% 3
City of London +16 3 £75,000 +5.26% 2
Scotland -2 3 - -
Glasgow -3 3 - -

Sybase DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sybase 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 Sybase DBA in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Sybase
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
3 15 (68.18%) Finance
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (54.55%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 10 (45.45%) UNIX
7 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) Banking
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
8 8 (36.36%) Sybase ASE
8 8 (36.36%) Replication
9 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
9 6 (27.27%) Solaris
9 6 (27.27%) Perl
9 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
10 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
11 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 4 (18.18%) Python
11 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 4 (18.18%) Windows
11 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
11 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
12 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) XML

Sybase DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sybase 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 Sybase DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (36.36%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.55%) Informix
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XML
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 6 (27.27%) Solaris
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) VBScript
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Sybase
2 12 (54.55%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) BMC
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) Murex
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 28 days ago