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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 238 142 156
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 180 506 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 2.30% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 2.37% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 153 439 350
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
15962 21312 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13300 18001 17210
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -61 43 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Surrey -6 28 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Sussex +9 22 £43,000 -4.44%
Kent -7 21 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Berkshire -84 21 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Buckinghamshire 0 18 £45,000 +7.14% 3
East Sussex +23 16 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +9 11 £37,500 +15.38% 1
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 295 (82.40%) SQL Server
2 273 (76.26%) SQL
3 162 (45.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 158 (44.13%) T-SQL
5 144 (40.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 137 (38.27%) Performance Tuning
7 125 (34.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 101 (28.21%) Oracle
9 96 (26.82%) Windows
10 92 (25.70%) Microsoft
11 88 (24.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 86 (24.02%) SQL Server 2008
13 83 (23.18%) High Availability
13 83 (23.18%) MS Excel
13 83 (23.18%) Replication
14 82 (22.91%) Finance
15 78 (21.79%) Oracle Database
16 76 (21.23%) Disaster Recovery
17 67 (18.72%) ITIL
18 65 (18.16%) Clustering
18 65 (18.16%) SQL Server 2014
19 58 (16.20%) Data Guard
19 58 (16.20%) MySQL
20 56 (15.64%) Oracle RAC
21 55 (15.36%) Oracle RMAN
22 50 (13.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 49 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
23 49 (13.69%) SQL Server 2005
24 48 (13.41%) ETL
25 47 (13.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

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 29 (8.10%) IIS
2 14 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.79%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.40%) FileNet
6 5 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.84%) Confluence
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) JBoss
9 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 83 (23.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.07%) Office 365
2 7 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.68%) SaaS
4 5 (1.40%) IaaS
4 5 (1.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.03%) SAN
2 7 (1.96%) NAS
3 5 (1.40%) Firewall
4 2 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (82.40%) SQL Server
2 162 (45.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 144 (40.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 125 (34.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 88 (24.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 86 (24.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 78 (21.79%) Oracle Database
8 65 (18.16%) SQL Server 2014
9 58 (16.20%) MySQL
10 49 (13.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 47 (13.13%) Relational Database
12 45 (12.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 42 (11.73%) Oracle Database 12c
14 41 (11.45%) Oracle Database 11g
15 39 (10.89%) RDBMS
16 37 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
17 30 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (7.54%) Oracle Database 10g
19 24 (6.70%) OLTP
19 24 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.91%) Toad
2 9 (2.51%) JIRA
3 8 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.84%) PeopleTools
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 82 (22.91%) Finance
2 16 (4.47%) Back Office
3 8 (2.23%) Games
4 7 (1.96%) Advertising
4 7 (1.96%) Marketing
5 5 (1.40%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.23%) Web Services
2 7 (1.96%) .NET
2 7 (1.96%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 5 (1.40%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (1.40%) Middleware
3 5 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.12%) XML
5 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.56%) HTML
6 1 (0.28%) iBATIS
6 1 (0.28%) ICEfaces
6 1 (0.28%) JSF
6 1 (0.28%) LAMP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 83 (23.18%) Replication
2 65 (18.16%) Clustering
3 41 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (7.26%) CMDB
5 24 (6.70%) Data Centre
6 23 (6.42%) Statistics
7 20 (5.59%) Computer Science
7 20 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (5.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 16 (4.47%) Reinsurance
10 9 (2.51%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.68%) HACMP
12 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Licensing
13 2 (0.56%) Blog
13 2 (0.56%) EFT
13 2 (0.56%) Fintech
14 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.28%) Online Games
14 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (26.82%) Windows
2 40 (11.17%) Windows Server
3 35 (9.78%) Linux
4 27 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (7.26%) Unix
6 18 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.23%) AIX
7 8 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (38.27%) Performance Tuning
2 83 (23.18%) High Availability
3 76 (21.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 67 (18.72%) ITIL
5 49 (13.69%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (13.41%) ETL
7 27 (7.54%) DevOps
8 25 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.59%) Data Transformation
10 19 (5.31%) Performance Monitoring
11 18 (5.03%) Business Continuity
11 18 (5.03%) Data Modelling
12 16 (4.47%) Software Engineering
13 15 (4.19%) Migration
14 14 (3.91%) Ticket Management
15 13 (3.63%) Data Analysis
15 13 (3.63%) Project Management
16 12 (3.35%) Database Security
17 11 (3.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 273 (76.26%) SQL
2 158 (44.13%) T-SQL
3 46 (12.85%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.63%) Shell Script
5 10 (2.79%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.68%) C
7 5 (1.40%) VBA
8 4 (1.12%) C#
9 3 (0.84%) PHP
9 3 (0.84%) SQR
10 2 (0.56%) Java
10 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (12.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (10.34%) MCSA
3 23 (6.42%) Degree
4 15 (4.19%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (4.19%) MCITP
4 15 (4.19%) MCTS
5 10 (2.79%) MCSE
6 7 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.56%) OCP
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.28%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.59%) SLA
2 9 (2.51%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.51%) QA
3 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (15.64%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.40%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (16.20%) Data Guard
2 55 (15.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 50 (13.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 47 (13.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 21 (5.87%) Microsoft Clustering
6 14 (3.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (3.63%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.40%) Ambari
8 5 (1.40%) Puppet
8 5 (1.40%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.84%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 101 (28.21%) Oracle
2 92 (25.70%) Microsoft
3 38 (10.61%) IBM
4 35 (9.78%) VMware
5 8 (2.23%) Citrix
5 8 (2.23%) Tableau
6 7 (1.96%) Cognizant
6 7 (1.96%) Cognos
6 7 (1.96%) NetApp
6 7 (1.96%) Zerto
7 6 (1.68%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.68%) EMC
8 5 (1.40%) CommVault
8 5 (1.40%) Facebook
8 5 (1.40%) Percona
8 5 (1.40%) RedGate
8 5 (1.40%) Remedy
8 5 (1.40%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.40%) Sophos
8 5 (1.40%) Vignette
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and on-call
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £50k
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexiworking,26 hols, pen
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £49500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
SKYSCAPE Cloud Services
Posted: 9 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £54,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 17 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 23 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 23 days ago