The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 85 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.38% 0.58% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.58% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 9
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1149 687 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.97% 98.99% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 988 617 755
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

DBA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

DBA Salary Trend in Brighton

DBA
Salary Histogram in Brighton

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

DBA Salary Histogram in Brighton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) PL/SQL
2 19 (63.33%) Oracle
3 18 (60.00%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Social Media
5 14 (46.67%) Java
5 14 (46.67%) JDBC
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (46.67%) Shell Script
5 14 (46.67%) Migration
5 14 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (46.67%) Puppet
5 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
5 14 (46.67%) HBase
5 14 (46.67%) NewSQL
5 14 (46.67%) Social Media Monitoring
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
5 14 (46.67%) Ansible
6 10 (33.33%) MySQL
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) Windows
8 4 (13.33%) Citrix
8 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) VMware
8 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Reports
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 14 (46.67%) HBase
1 14 (46.67%) NewSQL
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Migration
1 14 (46.67%) Social Media Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) Web Development
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience Design
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) PL/SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MCSE
1 1 (3.33%) MCSA
1 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Puppet
1 14 (46.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Percona
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft