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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 55 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 37 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.91% 1.14% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 1.16% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 12
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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
934 776 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.63% 98.35% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 817 657 789
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 19 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Brighton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (82.69%) SQL Server
1 43 (82.69%) SQL
2 36 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (65.38%) Migration
4 24 (46.15%) Data Migration
5 20 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (36.54%) Linux
7 17 (32.69%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (28.85%) MySQL
10 14 (26.92%) Oracle
10 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (26.92%) PL/SQL
10 14 (26.92%) Replication
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
13 10 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (17.31%) Windows
14 9 (17.31%) Java
14 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
14 9 (17.31%) HBase
14 9 (17.31%) NewSQL
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
14 9 (17.31%) Social Media Monitoring
14 9 (17.31%) JDBC

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (82.69%) SQL Server
2 36 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (32.69%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (28.85%) MySQL
6 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (17.31%) NewSQL
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
8 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
8 9 (17.31%) HBase
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (9.62%) Big Data
11 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
12 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Replication
2 9 (17.31%) Social Media
3 8 (15.38%) Open Source
4 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Migration
2 24 (46.15%) Data Migration
3 20 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (17.31%) Social Media Monitoring
6 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (9.62%) Analytics
9 2 (3.85%) Data Management
10 1 (1.92%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) PL/SQL
3 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
4 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
4 9 (17.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) MCSA
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Puppet
1 9 (17.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) VMware
2 1 (1.92%) Endeca