The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 176 164 128
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 331 323 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.63% 1.55% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.64% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 309 266 382
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
England

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
19277 19662 19473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.18% 94.63% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15741 15577 16420
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +27 139 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Surrey -15 63 £40,000 -17.94% 7
Berkshire +7 55 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East Sussex -10 21 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Kent -38 17 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Sussex +10 14 £43,000 +30.30% 2
Oxfordshire -14 8 £35,000 -16.66% 8
M4 Corridor - 4 £57,500 -
Home Counties - 3 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 499 (68.08%) SQL
2 482 (65.76%) SQL Server
3 264 (36.02%) Performance Tuning
4 263 (35.88%) T-SQL
5 247 (33.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 238 (32.47%) Oracle
7 202 (27.56%) Oracle Database
8 199 (27.15%) Microsoft
9 180 (24.56%) Replication
10 178 (24.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 162 (22.10%) Windows
12 158 (21.56%) MySQL
13 153 (20.87%) Linux
13 153 (20.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 146 (19.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 140 (19.10%) MS Excel
16 129 (17.60%) Clustering
17 114 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
18 112 (15.28%) Oracle RAC
19 97 (13.23%) SQL Server 2012
20 90 (12.28%) WebLogic
21 88 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
21 88 (12.01%) Relational Database
22 86 (11.73%) PL/SQL
22 86 (11.73%) Finance
23 83 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
24 78 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
25 76 (10.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
26 75 (10.23%) Shell Script
27 74 (10.10%) RDBMS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 90 (12.28%) WebLogic
2 57 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.59%) IIS
4 15 (2.05%) WordPress
5 11 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (1.36%) OpenEdge
6 10 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.82%) Apache
9 4 (0.55%) CMS
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.27%) SAS
10 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.14%) JBoss
11 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 140 (19.10%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.36%) MS Office
4 4 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 61 (8.32%) Oracle EBS
2 56 (7.64%) Oracle Applications
3 40 (5.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (5.59%) Amazon S3
3 23 (3.14%) Office 365
4 12 (1.64%) SaaS
5 6 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.41%) PaaS
8 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.09%) SAN
2 5 (0.68%) DNS
3 3 (0.41%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.41%) Internet
4 2 (0.27%) Firewall
5 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.14%) LDAP
5 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.14%) HTTP
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (65.76%) SQL Server
2 247 (33.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 202 (27.56%) Oracle Database
4 178 (24.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 158 (21.56%) MySQL
6 153 (20.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 146 (19.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 97 (13.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 88 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
9 88 (12.01%) Relational Database
10 83 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 74 (10.10%) RDBMS
12 66 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 53 (7.23%) MariaDB
14 50 (6.82%) Oracle Discoverer
15 42 (5.73%) Hadoop
15 42 (5.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 42 (5.73%) Oracle Database 10g
16 41 (5.59%) TokuDB
17 39 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 17 (2.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (0.82%) ProC
3 6 (0.82%) Hudson
3 6 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.68%) Toad
5 4 (0.55%) Selenium
6 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.14%) Subversion
7 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 86 (11.73%) Finance
2 22 (3.00%) Marketing
3 15 (2.05%) Automotive
4 14 (1.91%) Retail
5 5 (0.68%) Banking
5 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.68%) Advertising
6 4 (0.55%) Publishing
7 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (9.69%) .NET
2 67 (9.14%) Middleware
3 58 (7.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 35 (4.77%) LAMP
5 32 (4.37%) ASP.NET
6 31 (4.23%) XML
7 20 (2.73%) REST
8 10 (1.36%) HTML
8 10 (1.36%) WebCenter
9 9 (1.23%) Web Services
10 4 (0.55%) Ajax
10 4 (0.55%) jQuery
10 4 (0.55%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.55%) CSS
10 4 (0.55%) J2EE
10 4 (0.55%) HTML5
10 4 (0.55%) CSS3
11 2 (0.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 2 (0.27%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.14%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 180 (24.56%) Replication
2 129 (17.60%) Clustering
3 66 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.18%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.64%) Statistics
6 12 (1.64%) Open Source
7 10 (1.36%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.09%) Social Network
8 8 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.95%) CMDB
10 4 (0.55%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.55%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.41%) Kindle
11 3 (0.41%) Life Science
12 2 (0.27%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 162 (22.10%) Windows
2 153 (20.87%) Linux
3 65 (8.87%) UNIX
4 53 (7.23%) HPUX
5 19 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.05%) AIX
6 15 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.77%) Solaris
8 12 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (36.02%) Performance Tuning
2 114 (15.55%) Business Intelligence
3 78 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
4 66 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 61 (8.32%) Migration
6 56 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (7.37%) ITIL
8 53 (7.23%) DevOps
9 44 (6.00%) E-business
10 43 (5.87%) Load Balancing
10 43 (5.87%) Performance Monitoring
11 38 (5.18%) Database Security
12 37 (5.05%) Line Management
12 37 (5.05%) Service Delivery
13 33 (4.50%) Data Migration
14 30 (4.09%) Database Tuning
15 28 (3.82%) BCP
15 28 (3.82%) Data Modelling
15 28 (3.82%) Data Analysis
16 25 (3.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 499 (68.08%) SQL
2 263 (35.88%) T-SQL
3 86 (11.73%) PL/SQL
4 75 (10.23%) Shell Script
5 38 (5.18%) Perl
6 36 (4.91%) PowerShell
7 32 (4.37%) VB
8 27 (3.68%) PHP
9 23 (3.14%) Python
10 21 (2.86%) Java
10 21 (2.86%) C#
11 11 (1.50%) VBScript
12 8 (1.09%) Korn
12 8 (1.09%) C++
13 7 (0.95%) C
13 7 (0.95%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.55%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.55%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.41%) sed
15 3 (0.41%) AWK
Qualifications
1 72 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 59 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 44 (6.00%) Degree
4 40 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (5.18%) DV Cleared
6 27 (3.68%) Oracle Certification
7 19 (2.59%) OCP
7 19 (2.59%) VCP4
8 13 (1.77%) MCITP
9 9 (1.23%) MCDBA
10 7 (0.95%) MCSA
11 4 (0.55%) MCTS
11 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 2 (0.27%) MCP
14 1 (0.14%) MCSE
14 1 (0.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.18%) ISO 9001
2 12 (1.64%) SLA
3 11 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.95%) QA
5 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 112 (15.28%) Oracle RAC
2 66 (9.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 53 (7.23%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 76 (10.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 58 (7.91%) Data Guard
3 41 (5.59%) HAProxy
4 11 (1.50%) Oracle Identity Management
5 8 (1.09%) Foglight
6 6 (0.82%) SCOM
7 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 238 (32.47%) Oracle
2 199 (27.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (1.91%) Hyperion
4 12 (1.64%) IBM
5 10 (1.36%) Siebel
6 9 (1.23%) Facebook
6 9 (1.23%) Red Gate
6 9 (1.23%) NetApp
6 9 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.23%) EMC
7 8 (1.09%) VMware
7 8 (1.09%) Endeca
7 8 (1.09%) Cognos
7 8 (1.09%) Twitter
8 6 (0.82%) SAP
8 6 (0.82%) BMC
8 6 (0.82%) HP
9 5 (0.68%) Sun
9 5 (0.68%) CommVault
9 5 (0.68%) Remedy
Winchester, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 - 50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Gd benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39355.00 - £48615.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Insurance, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago