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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 142 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-39 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 115 164 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.67% 2.31% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 2.40% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 92 108 89
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
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
6635 6844 5033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.46% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5454 5453 3931
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 81 £40,000 -11.11% 19
North Yorkshire +9 20 £57,500 +38.55% 3
South Yorkshire -24 5 £50,000 - 2
East Yorkshire 0 3 £50,000 +25.00% 3
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 235 (88.68%) SQL
2 201 (75.85%) SQL Server
3 129 (48.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 121 (45.66%) T-SQL
5 103 (38.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (35.09%) Microsoft
7 92 (34.72%) Performance Tuning
8 80 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 74 (27.92%) Data Warehouse
10 64 (24.15%) Oracle
11 63 (23.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 60 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (20.38%) Oracle Database
14 50 (18.87%) ETL
15 48 (18.11%) Finance
16 45 (16.98%) Replication
16 45 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
17 37 (13.96%) Database Security
18 36 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (13.58%) .NET
19 35 (13.21%) Clustering
20 34 (12.83%) MS Excel
20 34 (12.83%) Oracle RAC
21 33 (12.45%) Oracle Database 11g
22 31 (11.70%) Linux
23 28 (10.57%) Relational Database
24 25 (9.43%) Data Modelling
25 24 (9.06%) Oracle RMAN
26 23 (8.68%) Disaster Recovery
26 23 (8.68%) Windows

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (3.77%) JBoss
2 8 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.64%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.51%) Tuxedo
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.75%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.28%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (4.53%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.75%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.13%) SSL
1 3 (1.13%) SAN
2 1 (0.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (75.85%) SQL Server
2 129 (48.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (38.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (27.92%) Data Warehouse
6 63 (23.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 60 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 54 (20.38%) Oracle Database
9 45 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 33 (12.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (10.57%) Relational Database
12 19 (7.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (6.79%) MySQL
14 17 (6.42%) RDBMS
15 14 (5.28%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (4.91%) DTS
17 12 (4.53%) OLAP
18 11 (4.15%) BusinessObjects
19 10 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
20 9 (3.40%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.64%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.51%) Toad
5 3 (1.13%) JConsole
5 3 (1.13%) Ant
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 48 (18.11%) Finance
2 18 (6.79%) Retail
3 16 (6.04%) Banking
4 4 (1.51%) Publishing
5 2 (0.75%) Law
5 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.58%) .NET
2 12 (4.53%) Middleware
3 10 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (3.02%) Entity Framework
4 8 (3.02%) LINQ
5 6 (2.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 5 (1.89%) COM
7 3 (1.13%) JMS
7 3 (1.13%) JRockit
8 2 (0.75%) Web Services
9 1 (0.38%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.98%) Replication
2 35 (13.21%) Clustering
3 19 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.77%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.40%) BBC
5 9 (3.40%) Social Media
6 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.13%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.13%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.70%) Linux
2 23 (8.68%) Windows
3 16 (6.04%) UNIX
4 10 (3.77%) Solaris
5 7 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.13%) Debian
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.75%) zOS
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.72%) Performance Tuning
2 50 (18.87%) ETL
3 37 (13.96%) Database Security
4 36 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (9.43%) Data Modelling
6 23 (8.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (8.68%) Database Tuning
7 22 (8.30%) ITIL
8 19 (7.17%) Service Delivery
9 18 (6.79%) Migration
10 17 (6.42%) DevOps
11 15 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.53%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (4.53%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.15%) ERP
14 10 (3.77%) Automated Testing
15 9 (3.40%) Configuration Management
15 9 (3.40%) Server Monitoring
15 9 (3.40%) Database Mirroring
16 8 (3.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 235 (88.68%) SQL
2 121 (45.66%) T-SQL
3 20 (7.55%) PL/SQL
4 12 (4.53%) C#
5 11 (4.15%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.77%) Java
6 10 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.02%) Perl
8 7 (2.64%) VB
8 7 (2.64%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.51%) Python
9 4 (1.51%) Korn
9 4 (1.51%) AWK
9 4 (1.51%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.51%) sed
10 3 (1.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (1.13%) Jython
11 2 (0.75%) VB6
12 1 (0.38%) VBA
12 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (7.17%) Degree
2 11 (4.15%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.26%) OCP
5 3 (1.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) PMP
6 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.75%) MCP
6 2 (0.75%) MCAD
6 2 (0.75%) MCSE
6 2 (0.75%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.38%) MCTS
7 1 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 34 (12.83%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (9.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (8.30%) Data Guard
3 16 (6.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (4.91%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 93 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 64 (24.15%) Oracle
3 14 (5.28%) SAP
4 10 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.40%) Apple
5 9 (3.40%) Sony
5 9 (3.40%) Yahoo!
5 9 (3.40%) Google
5 9 (3.40%) Facebook
6 8 (3.02%) VMware
7 5 (1.89%) F5
8 4 (1.51%) Siebel
8 4 (1.51%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.75%) Citrix
9 2 (0.75%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) NetApp
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco
10 1 (0.38%) Percona
10 1 (0.38%) Teradata
10 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
Hull, North Humberside
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Upto £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent progression
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago