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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 69 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 37 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.92% 4.22% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 4.37% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 24
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1215 1052 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.90% 96.60% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 881 993
Average salary £37,500 £38,088 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.54% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,338 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Chippenham -1 21 £42,000 +15.06%
Swindon -25 13 £41,500 +1.21% 1
Trowbridge - 1 £32,500 -
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 24 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
5 20 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
6 17 (37.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (35.56%) Replication
8 15 (33.33%) Clustering
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (28.89%) Database Tuning
10 11 (24.44%) Problem Management
10 11 (24.44%) Release Management
10 11 (24.44%) Change Management
10 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
10 11 (24.44%) SLA
11 10 (22.22%) Oracle
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (17.78%) MySQL
14 7 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
15 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
15 5 (11.11%) UNIX
15 5 (11.11%) Solaris
15 5 (11.11%) Linux
16 4 (8.89%) Windows
16 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
16 4 (8.89%) ITIL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (37.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (17.78%) MySQL
8 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.44%) OLTP
10 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Replication
2 15 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Solaris
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) UNIX
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (28.89%) Database Tuning
3 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
3 11 (24.44%) Change Management
3 11 (24.44%) Problem Management
3 11 (24.44%) Release Management
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) High Availability
5 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) ETL
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Analytics
7 1 (2.22%) Database Security
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago