The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 76 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.19% 2.83% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.91% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 42
Median salary £26,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median 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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
987 961 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.40% 96.97% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 869 872 977
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,648
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DBA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DBA Salary Trend in Kent

DBA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Kent

DBA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 8 £23,000 -
Sittingbourne - 5 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -1 1 £50,000 -
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 37 (75.51%) SQL Server
3 30 (61.22%) Oracle
4 21 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (36.73%) Relational Database
5 18 (36.73%) RDBMS
6 15 (30.61%) Unix
7 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 13 (26.53%) Windows
8 13 (26.53%) MySQL
8 13 (26.53%) T-SQL
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (22.45%) High Availability
10 11 (22.45%) Replication
11 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
11 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
12 9 (18.37%) Server Building
12 9 (18.37%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) ITIL
12 9 (18.37%) ETL
13 8 (16.33%) SOA
13 8 (16.33%) Solaris
13 8 (16.33%) Linux
13 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
13 8 (16.33%) Hyperion
13 8 (16.33%) Middleware

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) iSCSI
1 4 (8.16%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (75.51%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (36.73%) RDBMS
3 18 (36.73%) Relational Database
4 13 (26.53%) MySQL
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (12.24%) Big Data
9 6 (12.24%) DB2
10 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (8.16%) DTS
11 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (2.04%) OLTP
13 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.24%) Automotive
3 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Back Office
4 4 (8.16%) Legal
5 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Middleware
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) COM
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Replication
2 7 (14.29%) Clustering
2 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.12%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Unix
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.33%) Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.45%) High Availability
3 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (18.37%) ETL
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
4 9 (18.37%) Server Building
5 8 (16.33%) SOA
6 7 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (14.29%) SQL Optimisation
6 7 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Change Control
7 6 (12.24%) Information Management
7 6 (12.24%) Presales
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Release Management
8 5 (10.20%) Database Security
8 5 (10.20%) SDLC
9 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) SQL
2 13 (26.53%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Hyperion
2 8 (16.33%) Jaspersoft
2 8 (16.33%) Sun
3 6 (12.24%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Facebook
4 1 (2.04%) RedGate
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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