The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 99 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 93.40% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 158 86 146
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

DBA
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

DBA Salary Trend in Wakefield

DBA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Database Mirroring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Database Security
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft