The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 74 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 31 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.70% 1.21% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.26% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 28
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,980 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1029 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.99% 95.81% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 941 874 968
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,691 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Wiltshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

DBA
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
Swindon +14 18 £45,000 - 2
Chippenham -12 11 £41,500 -17.00%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 62 (89.86%) SQL
2 57 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 44 (63.77%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (50.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 32 (46.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (46.38%) T-SQL
7 24 (34.78%) Clustering
8 22 (31.88%) Replication
8 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (27.54%) Database Tuning
11 18 (26.09%) Oracle
12 17 (24.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (23.19%) SLA
14 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
14 15 (21.74%) Change Management
14 15 (21.74%) Problem Management
14 15 (21.74%) Release Management
15 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
15 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (14.49%) Oracle RAC
17 9 (13.04%) Windows
17 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
17 9 (13.04%) MySQL
18 7 (10.14%) C#
18 7 (10.14%) Finance
19 6 (8.70%) Data Guard
19 6 (8.70%) Linux
19 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 35 (50.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (46.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (24.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
7 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (13.04%) MySQL
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (4.35%) OLTP
11 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.45%) DTS
13 1 (1.45%) OLAP
13 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.45%) HTML5
2 1 (1.45%) CSS3
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Clustering
2 22 (31.88%) Replication
3 2 (2.90%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) UNIX
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (27.54%) Database Tuning
3 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 15 (21.74%) Change Management
3 15 (21.74%) Problem Management
3 15 (21.74%) Release Management
4 6 (8.70%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (7.25%) High Availability
5 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 4 (5.80%) ETL
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.35%) Database Security
8 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.45%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.45%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 62 (89.86%) SQL
2 32 (46.38%) T-SQL
3 7 (10.14%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.25%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.45%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.19%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.45%) ION Trading
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