The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 26 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 25 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.93% - 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.33% - 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 4
Average salary £53,750 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 391 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.71% 96.07% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 240 347 159
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

DBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

DBA Salary Trend in Portsmouth

DBA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 41 (67.21%) SQL
2 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
3 29 (47.54%) Oracle
3 29 (47.54%) Oracle Database
4 27 (44.26%) T-SQL
5 25 (40.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (40.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (37.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (36.07%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (34.43%) HPUX
8 21 (34.43%) WebLogic
8 21 (34.43%) Oracle Discoverer
8 21 (34.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 21 (34.43%) Middleware
8 21 (34.43%) Oracle Applications
8 21 (34.43%) Oracle Fusion
8 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
8 21 (34.43%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (31.15%) Replication
10 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (31.15%) DV Cleared
10 19 (31.15%) Security Cleared
11 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
11 18 (29.51%) E-business
12 16 (26.23%) Clustering
13 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (19.67%) Facebook
14 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 21 (34.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (6.56%) Apache
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 29 (47.54%) Oracle Database
3 25 (40.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (40.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (37.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (34.43%) Oracle Discoverer
7 20 (32.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
11 3 (4.92%) DTS
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) Middleware
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Replication
2 16 (26.23%) Clustering
3 8 (13.11%) Social Network
4 4 (6.56%) BBC
4 4 (6.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) HPUX
2 7 (11.48%) UNIX
3 6 (9.84%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Solaris
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
3 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (29.51%) E-business
5 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (14.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (13.11%) Analytics
8 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.56%) ETL
9 4 (6.56%) Data Governance
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.92%) Database Security
10 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (4.92%) Migration
11 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
11 2 (3.28%) Security Management
11 2 (3.28%) Project Management
11 2 (3.28%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) SQL
2 27 (44.26%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.48%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) DV Cleared
1 19 (31.15%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Oracle
2 12 (19.67%) Facebook
3 8 (13.11%) Twitter
4 4 (6.56%) Sony
4 4 (6.56%) Veritas
4 4 (6.56%) Apple
4 4 (6.56%) Yahoo!
4 4 (6.56%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) HP