The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 170 137 189
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 353 429 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 1.95% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 2.05% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 291 380 283
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
England

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 29 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +43 124 £48,000 +33.36% 6
Surrey -17 91 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Berkshire -6 36 £47,500 -7.31% 5
Buckinghamshire +1 31 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Oxfordshire -39 22 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex -4 19 £52,500 +16.66%
Kent -52 16 £51,250 +2.50% 4
Middlesex +3 13 £47,500 +14.45%
West Sussex -15 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 572 (77.72%) SQL
2 494 (67.12%) SQL Server
3 316 (42.93%) Oracle
4 308 (41.85%) T-SQL
5 271 (36.82%) Performance Tuning
6 265 (36.01%) Microsoft
7 256 (34.78%) Oracle Database
8 237 (32.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 234 (31.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 226 (30.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 217 (29.48%) Windows
12 186 (25.27%) MS Excel
13 178 (24.18%) Replication
14 169 (22.96%) Linux
15 165 (22.42%) Clustering
16 157 (21.33%) Oracle Database 11g
17 156 (21.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 155 (21.06%) Oracle RAC
19 137 (18.61%) SQL Server 2012
20 113 (15.35%) SQL Server 2005
21 112 (15.22%) PL/SQL
22 109 (14.81%) Data Guard
23 107 (14.54%) Finance
24 103 (13.99%) Oracle Database 10g
25 101 (13.72%) Microsoft Certification
26 99 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
27 98 (13.32%) Business Intelligence
28 95 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
29 93 (12.64%) UNIX
30 90 (12.23%) ITIL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 43 (5.84%) WebLogic
2 27 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.40%) IIS
4 22 (2.99%) Oracle Application Server
5 15 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.82%) WordPress
7 5 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.68%) Resin
8 4 (0.54%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle 10gAS
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.41%) Lync
10 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.27%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.14%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 186 (25.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.95%) MS Office
4 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 23 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.27%) Summit
4 2 (0.27%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.27%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) assyst
5 1 (0.14%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.82%) Office 365
3 2 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.02%) SAN
2 32 (4.35%) Internet
3 29 (3.94%) DNS
4 26 (3.53%) iSCSI
5 22 (2.99%) VPN
6 16 (2.17%) Firewall
7 11 (1.49%) LAN
7 11 (1.49%) WAN
8 9 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (0.82%) DHCP
10 5 (0.68%) NAS
11 2 (0.27%) DMZ
11 2 (0.27%) HTTP
11 2 (0.27%) LDAP
12 1 (0.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (67.12%) SQL Server
2 256 (34.78%) Oracle Database
3 237 (32.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 234 (31.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 226 (30.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 157 (21.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 156 (21.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 137 (18.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 113 (15.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 103 (13.99%) Oracle Database 10g
11 99 (13.45%) Data Warehouse
12 74 (10.05%) Relational Database
13 68 (9.24%) MySQL
14 55 (7.47%) RDBMS
15 51 (6.93%) Oracle Database 12c
16 43 (5.84%) OLAP
17 36 (4.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 35 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
19 32 (4.35%) DTS
20 31 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.36%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.82%) Subversion
6 5 (0.68%) Toad
7 3 (0.41%) JConsole
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 107 (14.54%) Finance
2 19 (2.58%) Banking
3 14 (1.90%) Advertising
3 14 (1.90%) Marketing
3 14 (1.90%) Back Office
4 10 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.22%) Legal
5 9 (1.22%) Retail
6 8 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.09%) Games
7 4 (0.54%) Law
8 3 (0.41%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.41%) French Language
9 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (10.19%) .NET
2 39 (5.30%) Middleware
3 33 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 29 (3.94%) Web Services
5 18 (2.45%) J2EE
6 17 (2.31%) COM
7 15 (2.04%) HTML
8 12 (1.63%) XML
9 9 (1.22%) JDBC
10 8 (1.09%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.68%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.68%) Java EE
11 5 (0.68%) MDX
12 4 (0.54%) jQuery
13 3 (0.41%) JSON
13 3 (0.41%) WebCenter
13 3 (0.41%) SOAP
13 3 (0.41%) JRockit
14 2 (0.27%) Hibernate
14 2 (0.27%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 178 (24.18%) Replication
2 165 (22.42%) Clustering
3 31 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.72%) Social Media
5 16 (2.17%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.49%) HACMP
7 8 (1.09%) Online Games
8 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.82%) Kindle
10 5 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.68%) PDA
10 5 (0.68%) Statistics
10 5 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.68%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.41%) NHS
12 2 (0.27%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.27%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.27%) Open Source
13 1 (0.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 217 (29.48%) Windows
2 169 (22.96%) Linux
3 93 (12.64%) UNIX
4 63 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (5.43%) AIX
6 34 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (2.99%) HPUX
9 18 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (2.04%) Solaris
11 14 (1.90%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.68%) CentOS
13 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.27%) Tru64
15 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (36.82%) Performance Tuning
2 98 (13.32%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 90 (12.23%) ITIL
5 73 (9.92%) Capacity Planning
6 50 (6.79%) ETL
7 49 (6.66%) Database Security
8 48 (6.52%) Migration
9 39 (5.30%) Database Tuning
10 34 (4.62%) E-Commerce
11 30 (4.08%) High Availability
12 28 (3.80%) Data Management
13 24 (3.26%) Problem Management
13 24 (3.26%) Data Modelling
13 24 (3.26%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (2.72%) Business Continuity
14 20 (2.72%) Load Balancing
15 19 (2.58%) Stress Testing
15 19 (2.58%) Benchmarking
16 18 (2.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 572 (77.72%) SQL
2 308 (41.85%) T-SQL
3 112 (15.22%) PL/SQL
4 68 (9.24%) Shell Script
5 47 (6.39%) PowerShell
6 27 (3.67%) Java
7 26 (3.53%) Perl
8 25 (3.40%) VB
9 19 (2.58%) VB.NET
10 18 (2.45%) Bash Shell
10 18 (2.45%) Korn
11 16 (2.17%) Python
12 14 (1.90%) C#
13 13 (1.77%) VBA
14 9 (1.22%) PHP
15 6 (0.82%) C++
16 5 (0.68%) COBOL
17 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.41%) VBScript
18 2 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 101 (13.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (12.09%) Degree
3 52 (7.07%) Oracle Certification
4 42 (5.71%) MCDBA
5 40 (5.43%) Security Cleared
6 34 (4.62%) OCP
7 28 (3.80%) MCITP
8 25 (3.40%) MCSA
9 22 (2.99%) MCSE
9 22 (2.99%) DV Cleared
10 16 (2.17%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.68%) MCTS
13 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.27%) MCP
15 1 (0.14%) HNC
15 1 (0.14%) HND
15 1 (0.14%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.72%) ISO 9001
2 19 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.63%) SLA
4 10 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 155 (21.06%) Oracle RAC
2 90 (12.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (3.94%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.36%) vSphere
6 8 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.68%) PowerHA
8 4 (0.54%) SRDF
9 2 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 109 (14.81%) Data Guard
2 51 (6.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (2.85%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.90%) Puppet
5 13 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (1.22%) Ansible
7 7 (0.95%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.82%) SCOM
9 5 (0.68%) Munin
9 5 (0.68%) Nagios
10 4 (0.54%) WSUS
11 3 (0.41%) Foglight
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 316 (42.93%) Oracle
2 265 (36.01%) Microsoft
3 60 (8.15%) Red Hat
4 22 (2.99%) SAP
4 22 (2.99%) JBoss
5 18 (2.45%) Sybase
5 18 (2.45%) IBM
6 17 (2.31%) VMware
7 15 (2.04%) NetApp
8 14 (1.90%) EMC
9 12 (1.63%) Infor
9 12 (1.63%) HP
10 10 (1.36%) ATG
11 9 (1.22%) Citrix
11 9 (1.22%) Percona
12 8 (1.09%) Jaspersoft
13 6 (0.82%) SunGard
14 5 (0.68%) Sun
14 5 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.68%) Netezza
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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High Wycombe
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Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
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Havant, Hampshire
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Woking, Surrey
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