The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 68 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 31 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.00% 1.67% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 1.69% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 5
Average salary £42,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
999 1417 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.71% 98.81% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1198 710
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

DBA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

DBA Salary Trend in East Sussex

DBA
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in East Sussex

DBA
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Brighton +11 16 £48,750 -15.21%
Lewes 0 13 £42,000 +5.00%
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 36 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (71.43%) SQL
3 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 24 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (54.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 23 (54.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (54.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (52.38%) Clustering
6 22 (52.38%) Change Management
6 22 (52.38%) Windows
6 22 (52.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database
7 13 (30.95%) Oracle
8 11 (26.19%) OLAP
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) OLTP
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (23.81%) Replication
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 9 (21.43%) Data Guard
11 8 (19.05%) Data Structures
12 7 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (16.67%) ERwin
12 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 24 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (52.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database
6 11 (26.19%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (26.19%) OLAP
6 11 (26.19%) OLTP
7 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (52.38%) Clustering
2 10 (23.81%) Replication
3 8 (19.05%) Data Structures
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (54.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 22 (52.38%) Change Management
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 7 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.38%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.38%) High Availability
7 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat