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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 67 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 18 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.86% 2.24% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.29% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 28
Median salary £30,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
945 1046 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.83% 97.48% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 829 929 1020
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 June 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 June 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
Sittingbourne - 6 £45,000 -
West Malling - 6 £23,000 -
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 39 (88.64%) SQL
2 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
3 27 (61.36%) Oracle
4 19 (43.18%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (43.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 16 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 13 (29.55%) MySQL
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 12 (27.27%) Unix
7 12 (27.27%) Windows
8 11 (25.00%) High Availability
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (22.73%) ETL
9 10 (22.73%) Replication
10 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
11 8 (18.18%) Data Governance
11 8 (18.18%) Data Quality
11 8 (18.18%) Jaspersoft
11 8 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
11 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
12 7 (15.91%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) Automotive
12 7 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (15.91%) Banking
12 7 (15.91%) Retail
12 7 (15.91%) Clustering

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 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (43.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 13 (29.55%) MySQL
5 12 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (15.91%) Big Data
7 7 (15.91%) DB2
8 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (9.09%) DTS
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (15.91%) Automotive
1 7 (15.91%) Banking
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
1 7 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) COM
3 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Replication
2 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.91%) Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.82%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.82%) iPad
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (25.00%) High Availability
3 10 (22.73%) ETL
4 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 8 (18.18%) Data Governance
6 7 (15.91%) Change Control
6 7 (15.91%) Information Management
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (15.91%) Presales
6 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.91%) Release Management
6 7 (15.91%) Server Building
6 7 (15.91%) SQL Optimisation
6 7 (15.91%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (11.36%) Database Security
7 5 (11.36%) SDLC
7 5 (11.36%) SOA
8 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Jaspersoft
3 7 (15.91%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) Hyperion
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) Sun
5 1 (2.27%) Facebook
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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