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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 139 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 113 175 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.66% 2.40% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 2.49% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 83 116 122
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
6526 7022 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.04% 96.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5361 5536 4008
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 £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 -23 82 £45,000 +5.88% 4
North Yorkshire -4 11 £57,500 +33.72%
East Yorkshire +9 8 £45,000 +8.43% 7
South Yorkshire -18 6 £50,000 +25.00%
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 210 (86.42%) SQL
2 167 (68.72%) SQL Server
3 127 (52.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (43.62%) T-SQL
5 103 (42.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 94 (38.68%) Performance Tuning
7 75 (30.86%) Microsoft
8 74 (30.45%) Data Warehouse
9 73 (30.04%) Oracle
10 68 (27.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 62 (25.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 61 (25.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 61 (25.10%) Oracle Database
13 48 (19.75%) ETL
14 40 (16.46%) Finance
15 39 (16.05%) Oracle RAC
16 37 (15.23%) SQL Server 2005
16 37 (15.23%) Linux
17 36 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (14.81%) Replication
18 32 (13.17%) Oracle Database 11g
19 31 (12.76%) .NET
20 30 (12.35%) Clustering
21 28 (11.52%) Oracle RMAN
21 28 (11.52%) Windows
22 27 (11.11%) MS Excel
22 27 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
22 27 (11.11%) Data Guard
23 25 (10.29%) Relational Database
24 22 (9.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (4.12%) JBoss
2 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.47%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.06%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.82%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.82%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.41%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 27 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.35%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (5.35%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (4.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.82%) Scribe Insight
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) SAN
2 3 (1.23%) SSL
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (68.72%) SQL Server
2 127 (52.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (42.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (30.45%) Data Warehouse
5 68 (27.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 62 (25.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (25.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 61 (25.10%) Oracle Database
8 37 (15.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (13.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (10.29%) Relational Database
11 22 (9.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 19 (7.82%) MySQL
13 15 (6.17%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (4.94%) RDBMS
15 11 (4.53%) OLTP
15 11 (4.53%) DTS
15 11 (4.53%) OLAP
16 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (2.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 18 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.65%) Toad
5 3 (1.23%) JConsole
5 3 (1.23%) Ant
General
1 40 (16.46%) Finance
2 16 (6.58%) Retail
3 12 (4.94%) Banking
4 6 (2.47%) Games
5 4 (1.65%) Publishing
6 2 (0.82%) Law
6 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.76%) .NET
2 10 (4.12%) Middleware
2 10 (4.12%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (3.29%) Entity Framework
3 8 (3.29%) LINQ
4 5 (2.06%) COM
4 5 (2.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (1.23%) JRockit
5 3 (1.23%) JMS
6 2 (0.82%) Web Services
6 2 (0.82%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.41%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.81%) Replication
2 30 (12.35%) Clustering
3 18 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.70%) BBC
5 9 (3.70%) Social Media
6 6 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.65%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.23%) iPhone
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.23%) Linux
2 28 (11.52%) Windows
3 19 (7.82%) UNIX
4 11 (4.53%) Solaris
5 10 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.23%) Debian
6 3 (1.23%) Android
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.82%) zOS
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (38.68%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (19.75%) ETL
3 36 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (8.64%) Data Modelling
5 21 (8.64%) Database Security
6 20 (8.23%) Database Tuning
6 20 (8.23%) ITIL
7 19 (7.82%) Service Delivery
8 16 (6.58%) Migration
9 12 (4.94%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.94%) ERP
10 10 (4.12%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.88%) Data Management
12 7 (2.88%) Change Management
12 7 (2.88%) Project Management
12 7 (2.88%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (2.88%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 210 (86.42%) SQL
2 106 (43.62%) T-SQL
3 21 (8.64%) PL/SQL
4 12 (4.94%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.12%) Shell Script
6 9 (3.70%) C#
6 9 (3.70%) Java
7 7 (2.88%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.06%) Perl
9 3 (1.23%) Jython
9 3 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (0.82%) sed
10 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.82%) Korn
10 2 (0.82%) AWK
10 2 (0.82%) VB
10 2 (0.82%) Python
11 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (7.00%) Degree
2 16 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.53%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.06%) OCP
5 5 (2.06%) MCDBA
6 4 (1.65%) MCTS
6 4 (1.65%) MCITP
7 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.82%) PMP
8 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.82%) MCP
8 2 (0.82%) MCAD
8 2 (0.82%) MCSE
9 1 (0.41%) MCSA
9 1 (0.41%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.17%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 39 (16.05%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (11.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 27 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 20 (8.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (5.76%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 75 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 73 (30.04%) Oracle
3 13 (5.35%) Red Hat
4 12 (4.94%) Google
5 9 (3.70%) Apple
5 9 (3.70%) Sony
5 9 (3.70%) VMware
5 9 (3.70%) Yahoo!
5 9 (3.70%) Facebook
6 7 (2.88%) SAP
7 5 (2.06%) F5
8 2 (0.82%) Siebel
8 2 (0.82%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.82%) NetApp
8 2 (0.82%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco
9 1 (0.41%) Percona
9 1 (0.41%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
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