The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £49,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
DBA
West 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 Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 80 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.81% 100.00% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 115 75 85
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

DBA
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

DBA Salary Trend in Gatwick

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) OCP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Legal

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) OCP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware