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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 866 877 879
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 4 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.013% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary - £58,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +56.66%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

Sybase DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Sybase DBA
Top 3 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 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +9 4 £52,500 -19.23%
London +2 4 £52,500 -19.23%
Croydon - 3 £52,500 -

Sybase DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Sybase
2 17 (70.83%) Sybase ASE
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 15 (62.50%) Finance
4 13 (54.17%) Replication
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) UNIX
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) Java
11 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (16.67%) SAP
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
11 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
12 3 (12.50%) Degree
12 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
12 3 (12.50%) Perl
13 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
13 2 (8.33%) Nagios
13 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
13 2 (8.33%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
13 2 (8.33%) OLTP

Sybase DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) Sybase ASE
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.33%) OLTP
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) DB2
6 1 (4.17%) Informix
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Sybase
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) VMware