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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 70 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 33 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.67% 4.00% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 4.16% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 21
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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
1191 938 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.28% 96.11% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 787 1056
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -25 17 £42,500 +10.38% 2
Chippenham -9 14 £41,500 +13.69%
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 24 (58.54%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (43.90%) T-SQL
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (31.71%) Oracle
7 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
8 12 (29.27%) Replication
9 11 (26.83%) Clustering
10 10 (24.39%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (21.95%) Database Tuning
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (19.51%) Problem Management
12 8 (19.51%) Release Management
12 8 (19.51%) Change Management
12 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
12 8 (19.51%) SLA
12 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
13 7 (17.07%) MySQL
14 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
14 5 (12.20%) UNIX
14 5 (12.20%) Solaris
14 5 (12.20%) Linux
14 5 (12.20%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (31.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (17.07%) MySQL
9 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (12.20%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (4.88%) OLTP
12 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Replication
2 11 (26.83%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Solaris
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
1 5 (12.20%) UNIX
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (21.95%) Database Tuning
3 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 8 (19.51%) Problem Management
3 8 (19.51%) Release Management
4 4 (9.76%) High Availability
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) ETL
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.44%) Analytics
7 1 (2.44%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) T-SQL
3 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
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