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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 92 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 213 178 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.82% 3.13% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 3.28% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 149 152 108
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
7303 5430 5612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.56% 95.46% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5850 4327 4648
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +1 144 £40,000 - 15
North Yorkshire +6 39 £43,000 +3.61% 6
South Yorkshire -49 15 £40,000 +28.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 13 £42,500 - 7
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 217 (57.56%) SQL Server
2 216 (57.29%) SQL
3 178 (47.21%) Oracle
4 163 (43.24%) Oracle Database
5 135 (35.81%) Performance Tuning
6 110 (29.18%) T-SQL
7 109 (28.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 90 (23.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 80 (21.22%) Oracle RAC
10 79 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 79 (20.95%) Data Warehouse
11 77 (20.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 70 (18.57%) Microsoft
13 67 (17.77%) Data Guard
14 62 (16.45%) MS Excel
15 59 (15.65%) MySQL
16 58 (15.38%) E-Commerce
16 58 (15.38%) Replication
17 57 (15.12%) ETL
17 57 (15.12%) Windows
18 56 (14.85%) UNIX
18 56 (14.85%) Disaster Recovery
19 53 (14.06%) Oracle Database 10g
20 52 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
21 51 (13.53%) Oracle RMAN
22 50 (13.26%) Finance
22 50 (13.26%) N-Tier
23 46 (12.20%) Linux
23 46 (12.20%) Relational Database
24 45 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 21 (5.57%) WebLogic
2 7 (1.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (1.33%) Oracle 10gAS
3 5 (1.33%) Apache
3 5 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.53%) OpenROAD
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.27%) IIS
5 1 (0.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.33%) SAN
2 2 (0.53%) Intranet
2 2 (0.53%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) DAB
2 2 (0.53%) NAS
2 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (57.56%) SQL Server
2 163 (43.24%) Oracle Database
3 109 (28.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 90 (23.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 79 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (20.95%) Data Warehouse
6 77 (20.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 59 (15.65%) MySQL
8 53 (14.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 52 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (12.20%) Relational Database
11 45 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 43 (11.41%) RDBMS
13 33 (8.75%) OLTP
13 33 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (8.49%) Informix
15 25 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
16 24 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
17 23 (6.10%) Riak
17 23 (6.10%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.12%) Toad
4 6 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.53%) Subversion
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (13.26%) Finance
2 17 (4.51%) Retail
3 12 (3.18%) Banking
4 7 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.06%) Military
6 4 (1.06%) Electronics
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.04%) MDX
2 15 (3.98%) .NET
3 13 (3.45%) COM
4 9 (2.39%) WSH
5 8 (2.12%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.59%) Middleware
7 5 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.06%) CSS
8 4 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.06%) HTML
8 4 (1.06%) XML
9 3 (0.80%) SOAP
9 3 (0.80%) Web Services
9 3 (0.80%) JSON
9 3 (0.80%) LAMP
10 2 (0.53%) Java EE
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.38%) Replication
2 50 (13.26%) N-Tier
3 33 (8.75%) Clustering
4 24 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.98%) Statistics
6 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.53%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.27%) FMCG
9 1 (0.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.12%) Windows
2 56 (14.85%) UNIX
3 46 (12.20%) Linux
4 14 (3.71%) Solaris
5 9 (2.39%) HPUX
6 8 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.53%) zOS
10 1 (0.27%) Debian
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (35.81%) Performance Tuning
2 58 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 57 (15.12%) ETL
4 56 (14.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 45 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (7.43%) Operations Management
8 27 (7.16%) Database Security
8 27 (7.16%) Mentoring
9 22 (5.84%) Change Data Capture
10 17 (4.51%) ITIL
11 15 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (3.98%) High Availability
12 11 (2.92%) Problem Management
13 10 (2.65%) Migration
13 10 (2.65%) Configuration Management
13 10 (2.65%) SOA
14 9 (2.39%) Data Modelling
14 9 (2.39%) Performance Analysis
15 8 (2.12%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 216 (57.29%) SQL
2 110 (29.18%) T-SQL
3 45 (11.94%) PL/SQL
4 18 (4.77%) Shell Script
5 10 (2.65%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.86%) C#
7 5 (1.33%) PHP
8 4 (1.06%) VB
9 3 (0.80%) Java
9 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.80%) Perl
10 2 (0.53%) C
10 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.27%) VBA
11 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.27%) VBScript
11 1 (0.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 25 (6.63%) Oracle Certification
2 24 (6.37%) OCP
3 16 (4.24%) Degree
4 13 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.12%) MCTS
5 8 (2.12%) MCITP
6 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (21.22%) Oracle RAC
2 51 (13.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (2.39%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.53%) XenApp
5 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (17.77%) Data Guard
2 21 (5.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (2.39%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.33%) Oracle Statspack
5 3 (0.80%) Puppet
5 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 178 (47.21%) Oracle
2 70 (18.57%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.10%) EnterpriseDB
4 9 (2.39%) CommVault
5 6 (1.59%) SAP
6 4 (1.06%) Tableau
7 3 (0.80%) VMware
7 3 (0.80%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) Citrix
8 2 (0.53%) NetApp
8 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.27%) Baan
9 1 (0.27%) IBM
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £46500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: c£55k
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000-£45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum - Car when up to speed + PHI + 6% pen +
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago