The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 97 90 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 184 152 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.54% 2.83% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.99% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 129 128 95
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6991 5088 5679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.55% 94.71% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 4045 4677
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

DBA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -17 122 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North Yorkshire +2 31 £43,000 +10.25% 2
South Yorkshire -15 22 £40,000 +3.89% 2
East Yorkshire - 5 £41,500 - 6
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 212 (58.24%) SQL
2 206 (56.59%) SQL Server
3 190 (52.20%) Oracle
4 171 (46.98%) Oracle Database
5 128 (35.16%) Performance Tuning
6 108 (29.67%) T-SQL
7 98 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 97 (26.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 91 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
10 81 (22.25%) Data Guard
11 70 (19.23%) UNIX
11 70 (19.23%) Windows
11 70 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 69 (18.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 66 (18.13%) MySQL
14 61 (16.76%) MS Excel
14 61 (16.76%) Oracle RMAN
15 55 (15.11%) Oracle Database 10g
16 53 (14.56%) Linux
16 53 (14.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 51 (14.01%) Disaster Recovery
18 50 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
19 47 (12.91%) E-Commerce
19 47 (12.91%) Relational Database
20 46 (12.64%) PL/SQL
20 46 (12.64%) Finance
21 43 (11.81%) RDBMS
21 43 (11.81%) Replication
22 41 (11.26%) N-Tier
22 41 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 25 (6.87%) WebLogic
2 7 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
3 5 (1.37%) Apache
4 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.55%) OpenROAD
6 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 61 (16.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (4.67%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.30%) SAN
2 10 (2.75%) NAS
3 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.55%) Intranet
3 2 (0.55%) Internet
3 2 (0.55%) DAB
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (56.59%) SQL Server
2 171 (46.98%) Oracle Database
3 98 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (26.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 69 (18.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (18.13%) MySQL
7 55 (15.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 53 (14.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (12.91%) Relational Database
11 43 (11.81%) RDBMS
12 41 (11.26%) SQL Server 2012
13 40 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (9.07%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (7.97%) Informix
16 27 (7.42%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (6.32%) Riak
19 21 (5.77%) OLTP
20 19 (5.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 22 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.92%) Toad
4 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.55%) Subversion
5 1 (0.27%) ERwin
5 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (12.64%) Finance
2 14 (3.85%) Retail
3 12 (3.30%) Banking
4 6 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.10%) Electronics
6 4 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.10%) Military
7 2 (0.55%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.40%) MDX
2 14 (3.85%) COM
3 13 (3.57%) .NET
4 10 (2.75%) Middleware
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Streams
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.82%) LAMP
6 3 (0.82%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.82%) WSH
7 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.81%) Replication
2 41 (11.26%) N-Tier
3 27 (7.42%) Clustering
4 24 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.30%) Statistics
6 6 (1.65%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.23%) UNIX
1 70 (19.23%) Windows
2 53 (14.56%) Linux
3 12 (3.30%) Solaris
4 9 (2.47%) HPUX
4 9 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (1.65%) zOS
6 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.55%) Debian
8 2 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (35.16%) Performance Tuning
2 51 (14.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 47 (12.91%) E-Commerce
4 35 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (8.79%) ETL
6 22 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (5.77%) Database Security
7 21 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 19 (5.22%) Operations Management
8 19 (5.22%) SOA
9 18 (4.95%) High Availability
10 17 (4.67%) Change Data Capture
11 16 (4.40%) Data Modelling
12 15 (4.12%) Release Management
13 11 (3.02%) ITIL
13 11 (3.02%) Service Delivery
14 10 (2.75%) Incident Management
15 9 (2.47%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (2.47%) Business Continuity
15 9 (2.47%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 212 (58.24%) SQL
2 108 (29.67%) T-SQL
3 46 (12.64%) PL/SQL
4 18 (4.95%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.37%) Perl
5 5 (1.37%) PHP
6 4 (1.10%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.55%) C#
9 1 (0.27%) Java
9 1 (0.27%) VBScript
9 1 (0.27%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) VBA
9 1 (0.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 29 (7.97%) Oracle Certification
2 28 (7.69%) OCP
3 17 (4.67%) Degree
4 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.55%) MCTS
6 2 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 61 (16.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.55%) XenApp
5 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (22.25%) Data Guard
2 22 (6.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (2.47%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 190 (52.20%) Oracle
2 70 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.32%) EnterpriseDB
4 9 (2.47%) CommVault
5 7 (1.92%) NetApp
6 5 (1.37%) IBM
6 5 (1.37%) VMware
7 4 (1.10%) Tableau
8 3 (0.82%) Citrix
8 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.55%) SAP
10 1 (0.27%) HP
10 1 (0.27%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Hull
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ripon, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, Yorkshire
Wescot Credit Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £49999 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago