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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 72 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 32 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.95% 1.24% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.27% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 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 £35,500 £23,000 £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
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
1071 869 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.89% 97.75% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 892 694 846
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
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 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +14 32 £55,000 +37.50%
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 53 (91.38%) SQL Server
2 49 (84.48%) SQL
3 44 (75.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (58.62%) Migration
5 30 (51.72%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (44.83%) Data Migration
7 24 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (31.03%) MySQL
9 18 (31.03%) Linux
10 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (25.86%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (25.86%) Replication
11 15 (25.86%) Windows
12 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
13 12 (20.69%) IIS
14 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
14 10 (17.24%) Oracle
15 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (15.52%) Open Source
15 9 (15.52%) SaaS
16 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
17 7 (12.07%) Digital Marketing
17 7 (12.07%) Marketing
18 6 (10.34%) Big Data
18 6 (10.34%) Analytics
18 6 (10.34%) Microsoft

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (91.38%) SQL Server
2 44 (75.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (31.03%) MySQL
6 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (10.34%) Big Data
11 5 (8.62%) NewSQL
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
11 5 (8.62%) HBase
12 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.72%) MariaDB
13 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.07%) Marketing
2 4 (6.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Replication
2 9 (15.52%) Open Source
3 5 (8.62%) Social Media
3 5 (8.62%) Clustering
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Migration
2 30 (51.72%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (44.83%) Data Migration
4 15 (25.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.07%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (10.34%) Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Social Media Monitoring
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Data Management
10 3 (5.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 49 (84.48%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
3 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.62%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) MCSA
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.90%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
1 5 (8.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Endeca