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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 52 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 34 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.74% 0.98% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 1.01% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 7
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £33,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
901 696 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.01% 97.21% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 784 555 714
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 27 January 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Brighton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 48 (90.57%) SQL Server
2 44 (83.02%) SQL
3 39 (73.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (60.38%) Migration
5 25 (47.17%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (45.28%) Data Migration
7 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (33.96%) MySQL
8 18 (33.96%) Linux
9 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (28.30%) Replication
11 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (26.42%) T-SQL
12 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (22.64%) IIS
14 10 (18.87%) Windows
14 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL
14 10 (18.87%) Oracle
14 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
15 9 (16.98%) Open Source
15 9 (16.98%) SaaS
15 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
17 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
17 7 (13.21%) Marketing
18 6 (11.32%) Big Data
18 6 (11.32%) Analytics
19 5 (9.43%) NewSQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (22.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (90.57%) SQL Server
2 39 (73.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (33.96%) MySQL
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (11.32%) Big Data
11 5 (9.43%) NewSQL
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
11 5 (9.43%) HBase
12 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.89%) MariaDB
13 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.21%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Replication
2 9 (16.98%) Open Source
3 5 (9.43%) Social Media
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Migration
2 25 (47.17%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (45.28%) Data Migration
4 10 (18.87%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (11.32%) Analytics
8 5 (9.43%) Social Media Monitoring
9 4 (7.55%) Data Management
10 3 (5.66%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) SQL
2 14 (26.42%) T-SQL
3 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) MCSA
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
1 5 (9.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Endeca
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft