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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 79 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.47% 1.01% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.03% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 19
Average salary £45,000 £43,993 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +9.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,118 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 1163 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.13% 97.98% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 896 994 951
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 30 April 2016. 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 +19 9 £45,000 -
Lewes - 3 £36,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (60.00%) High Availability
3 15 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (36.00%) Database Tuning
6 9 (36.00%) Clustering
7 8 (32.00%) ETL
8 7 (28.00%) FTP
8 7 (28.00%) Toad
8 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (28.00%) DTS
8 7 (28.00%) Unix
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 7 (28.00%) Data Security
8 7 (28.00%) Validation
8 7 (28.00%) Migration
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (24.00%) SaaS
10 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SaaS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) FTP
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (28.00%) DTS
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.00%) OLAP
6 3 (12.00%) OLTP
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Toad
2 2 (8.00%) ERwin
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Statistics
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (60.00%) High Availability
1 15 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (44.00%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (36.00%) Database Tuning
4 8 (32.00%) ETL
5 7 (28.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (28.00%) Data Security
5 7 (28.00%) Migration
5 7 (28.00%) Validation
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (12.00%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (8.00%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (8.00%) OCP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft