The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 59 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 1.21% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.25% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 561 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.82% 97.06% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 397 497 375
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

DBA
Salary Trend in Watford

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

DBA Salary Trend in Watford

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Database Security

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Database Security
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCDBA
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Teradata