The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 4.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster 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
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 88.00% 95.65% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £42,825 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% -4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

DBA
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

DBA Salary Trend in Westminster

DBA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Red Gate
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (28.57%) C#

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Gate
1 5 (71.43%) Business Objects
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft