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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South East / Kent
Rank 45 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 40 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.76% 2.46% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 2.52% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 18
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
816 1072 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.14% 97.72% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 638 924 868
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 - 9 £67,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -4 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Canterbury - 1 £50,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £55,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £65,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 37 (63.79%) Replication
2 36 (62.07%) Oracle
2 36 (62.07%) Oracle Database
3 31 (53.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (53.45%) Data Guard
4 30 (51.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 30 (51.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 29 (50.00%) Finance
6 28 (48.28%) High Availability
7 27 (46.55%) SQL
8 26 (44.83%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (41.38%) IBM
9 24 (41.38%) Tivoli
9 24 (41.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 24 (41.38%) Shell Script
9 24 (41.38%) Toad
10 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
11 22 (37.93%) Windows
11 22 (37.93%) RDBMS
11 22 (37.93%) Relational Database
12 21 (36.21%) Unix
13 18 (31.03%) PowerShell
14 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (25.86%) Clustering
16 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
19 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
20 9 (15.52%) Performance Monitoring

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 8 (13.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Firebase
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (62.07%) Oracle Database
2 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
3 22 (37.93%) RDBMS
3 22 (37.93%) Relational Database
4 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (6.90%) OLAP
11 4 (6.90%) OLTP
11 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (5.17%) Informix
13 1 (1.72%) MariaDB
13 1 (1.72%) MySQL
13 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Toad
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Advertising
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Middleware
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (63.79%) Replication
2 15 (25.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) CentOS
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) High Availability
2 26 (44.83%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (13.79%) Security Patching
4 8 (13.79%) Ticket Management
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.17%) People Management
6 2 (3.45%) CRM
6 2 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.72%) Analytics
7 1 (1.72%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Data Analytics
7 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) SQL
2 24 (41.38%) Shell Script
3 18 (31.03%) PowerShell
4 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) OCA
1 6 (10.34%) OCP
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (53.45%) Data Guard
1 31 (53.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (51.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 30 (51.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (41.38%) Tivoli
3 24 (41.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (62.07%) Oracle
2 24 (41.38%) IBM
3 9 (15.52%) Facebook
4 3 (5.17%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Gold
Posted: Yesterday