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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 37 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.73% 6.43% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 6.81% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 15
Average salary £43,750 £48,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.85% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £48,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
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
312 426 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 92.31% 94.46% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 262 349 369
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (97.62%) SQL
2 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
3 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
4 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (38.10%) Oracle
6 15 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 12 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (26.19%) UNIX
10 11 (26.19%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (26.19%) Replication
10 11 (26.19%) Clustering
11 8 (19.05%) Analytics
12 7 (16.67%) High Availability
12 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (14.29%) Shell Script

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (7.14%) DTS
8 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.76%) Big Data
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (2.38%) OLAP
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) Middleware
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Replication
1 11 (26.19%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) BBC
2 4 (9.52%) Social Media
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Social Network
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) UNIX
2 5 (11.90%) Solaris
3 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) HPUX
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (26.19%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (19.05%) Analytics
6 7 (16.67%) High Availability
6 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.52%) Data Governance
8 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) ETL
9 3 (7.14%) Database Security
9 3 (7.14%) Project Management
10 2 (4.76%) Data Architecture
11 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 12 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Facebook
3 5 (11.90%) Veritas
4 4 (9.52%) Apple
4 4 (9.52%) Sony
4 4 (9.52%) Yahoo!
4 4 (9.52%) Google
5 3 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
6 2 (4.76%) CommVault
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) Twitter
6 2 (4.76%) Sun
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