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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 98 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.21% 0.88% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.90% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 8
Average salary £43,750 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £37,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
922 1112 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.75% 98.15% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 799 972 700
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 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (38.89%) High Availability
5 7 (38.89%) SaaS
5 7 (38.89%) IIS
6 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) Publishing
8 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (22.22%) Data Management
9 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) Citrix
10 2 (11.11%) Replication
10 2 (11.11%) Finance
10 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
11 1 (5.56%) Open Source
11 1 (5.56%) Big Data
11 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (5.56%) MariaDB

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) MariaDB
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Endeca