The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 208 201 176
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 203 291 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 1.51% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.57% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 167 270 330
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,125 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14214 18588 20173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.68% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11781 15972 16502
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DBA Salary Trend in the South East

DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in the South East

DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire -30 49 £45,000 +2.27% 14
Surrey +57 39 £55,000 +15.78% 4
East Sussex +42 39 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Kent +27 39 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Berkshire -15 22 £55,000 +22.22% 6
West Sussex +7 7 £30,000 -36.17%
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £47,500 +33.80% 1
Oxfordshire -6 3 £50,000 +21.95% 3
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 307 (80.79%) SQL
2 277 (72.89%) SQL Server
3 176 (46.32%) Performance Tuning
4 155 (40.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 154 (40.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 152 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 125 (32.89%) Windows
8 124 (32.63%) High Availability
9 110 (28.95%) Replication
10 109 (28.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 105 (27.63%) Oracle
12 101 (26.58%) Microsoft
13 99 (26.05%) Oracle Database
14 95 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 91 (23.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 83 (21.84%) SQL Server 2014
17 80 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
18 75 (19.74%) Finance
19 70 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
20 68 (17.89%) ETL
21 67 (17.63%) Linux
22 66 (17.37%) Data Guard
23 64 (16.84%) Clustering
24 62 (16.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
25 61 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
26 60 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
27 59 (15.53%) MS Excel
27 59 (15.53%) MySQL
28 56 (14.74%) ITIL
29 54 (14.21%) Windows Server

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (8.95%) IIS
2 17 (4.47%) WebLogic
3 16 (4.21%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.79%) FileNet
6 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.53%) JBoss
7 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 59 (15.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Eloqua
1 5 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.16%) SaaS
3 7 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.84%) IaaS
3 7 (1.84%) Office 365
3 7 (1.84%) PaaS
4 5 (1.32%) Responsys
4 5 (1.32%) Taleo
5 4 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.84%) Intranet
2 5 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.53%) DNS
3 2 (0.53%) NAS
3 2 (0.53%) SAN
3 2 (0.53%) SMTP
3 2 (0.53%) SNMP
3 2 (0.53%) SSH
3 2 (0.53%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (72.89%) SQL Server
2 155 (40.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 154 (40.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (28.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 99 (26.05%) Oracle Database
6 95 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 91 (23.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 83 (21.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 60 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 59 (15.53%) MySQL
11 50 (13.16%) Relational Database
12 46 (12.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 42 (11.05%) RDBMS
13 42 (11.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 41 (10.79%) Data Warehouse
14 41 (10.79%) Oracle Database 12c
15 30 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
16 29 (7.63%) NoSQL
17 25 (6.58%) OLTP
18 22 (5.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (6.58%) Toad
2 19 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.05%) JIRA
4 4 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.05%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
General
1 75 (19.74%) Finance
2 17 (4.47%) Marketing
3 16 (4.21%) Advertising
4 10 (2.63%) Back Office
5 7 (1.84%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.58%) Legal
7 5 (1.32%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.79%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.37%) .NET
2 7 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.32%) Middleware
4 4 (1.05%) XML
5 3 (0.79%) MSMQ
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.53%) Web Services
6 2 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.26%) iBATIS
7 1 (0.26%) ICEfaces
7 1 (0.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (28.95%) Replication
2 64 (16.84%) Clustering
3 50 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.42%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.89%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (2.63%) CMDB
8 10 (2.63%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.84%) Fintech
9 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 125 (32.89%) Windows
2 67 (17.63%) Linux
3 54 (14.21%) Windows Server
4 47 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (10.79%) Unix
6 29 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.58%) Solaris
9 5 (1.32%) CentOS
10 4 (1.05%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) Debian
11 1 (0.26%) HPUX
11 1 (0.26%) SUSE
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (46.32%) Performance Tuning
2 124 (32.63%) High Availability
3 80 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 68 (17.89%) ETL
5 61 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (14.74%) ITIL
7 45 (11.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 38 (10.00%) Statistics
9 28 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
10 26 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (5.53%) Database Security
12 17 (4.47%) Database Tuning
12 17 (4.47%) Migration
13 15 (3.95%) Data Modelling
13 15 (3.95%) Database Mirroring
14 13 (3.42%) Business Continuity
14 13 (3.42%) Data Protection
14 13 (3.42%) Network Load Balancing
15 12 (3.16%) Software Engineering
15 12 (3.16%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 307 (80.79%) SQL
2 152 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 47 (12.37%) PowerShell
4 35 (9.21%) Shell Script
5 33 (8.68%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.63%) C#
7 7 (1.84%) Java
8 5 (1.32%) C
9 4 (1.05%) SQR
10 3 (0.79%) C++
10 3 (0.79%) Perl
10 3 (0.79%) PHP
10 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (8.42%) MCSA
3 24 (6.32%) Degree
4 15 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (3.42%) OCP
6 12 (3.16%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.89%) OCA
8 9 (2.37%) MCITP
9 8 (2.11%) MCSE
9 8 (2.11%) MCTS
10 7 (1.84%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.05%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.53%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.53%) MCP
13 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.74%) SLA
2 10 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.37%) QA
4 5 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (12.37%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.32%) XenServer
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 70 (18.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 66 (17.37%) Data Guard
3 62 (16.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 53 (13.95%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 24 (6.32%) Tivoli
5 24 (6.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (2.63%) Galera Cluster
7 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (1.58%) Puppet
9 5 (1.32%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle Flashback
12 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 105 (27.63%) Oracle
2 101 (26.58%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.42%) IBM
4 20 (5.26%) VMware
5 14 (3.68%) Facebook
6 9 (2.37%) Percona
6 9 (2.37%) SolarWinds
7 8 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.32%) Sun
9 4 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.05%) Remedy
9 4 (1.05%) Splunk
9 4 (1.05%) Sybase
9 4 (1.05%) Tableau
10 3 (0.79%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.79%) Vignette
11 2 (0.53%) Cognos
11 2 (0.53%) NetApp
11 2 (0.53%) Zerto
12 1 (0.26%) SAP
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training, and private health insur
Posted: 8 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Waterlooville
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £360045 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Alton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £43000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago