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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 205 162 155
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 196 398 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 2.03% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.10% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 166 352 378
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Kent +34 43 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +36 38 £55,000 +18.91% 2
East Sussex +39 32 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Hampshire -55 32 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Berkshire -61 20 £52,000 +15.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 17 £45,000 +26.76%
West Sussex 0 9 £37,500 -23.46% 1
Oxfordshire +10 6 £42,500 +3.65% 2
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 284 (79.11%) SQL
2 280 (77.99%) SQL Server
3 167 (46.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 161 (44.85%) T-SQL
5 159 (44.29%) Performance Tuning
6 155 (43.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 120 (33.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 115 (32.03%) Windows
9 108 (30.08%) High Availability
10 103 (28.69%) Replication
11 98 (27.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 97 (27.02%) Microsoft
13 92 (25.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 90 (25.07%) Oracle
15 85 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
16 83 (23.12%) Finance
17 81 (22.56%) Oracle Database
18 75 (20.89%) SQL Server 2014
19 71 (19.78%) MS Excel
20 68 (18.94%) ITIL
21 66 (18.38%) ETL
22 65 (18.11%) Oracle RMAN
23 63 (17.55%) Data Guard
24 58 (16.16%) Clustering
25 57 (15.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
25 57 (15.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
26 56 (15.60%) MySQL
27 55 (15.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
28 52 (14.48%) PowerShell
29 49 (13.65%) Business Intelligence

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 40 (11.14%) IIS
2 19 (5.29%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.18%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.84%) FileNet
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) JBoss
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 71 (19.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Eloqua
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.06%) Office 365
2 10 (2.79%) SaaS
3 7 (1.95%) IaaS
3 7 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.95%) PaaS
4 3 (0.84%) Responsys
4 3 (0.84%) Taleo
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.51%) SAN
2 6 (1.67%) Intranet
3 4 (1.11%) NAS
4 2 (0.56%) Firewall
4 2 (0.56%) FTP
4 2 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (77.99%) SQL Server
2 167 (46.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 155 (43.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (33.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 98 (27.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 92 (25.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 81 (22.56%) Oracle Database
8 75 (20.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 57 (15.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 56 (15.60%) MySQL
11 49 (13.65%) Relational Database
12 46 (12.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 41 (11.42%) RDBMS
14 38 (10.58%) Oracle Database 11g
15 37 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (9.19%) Oracle Database 12c
16 33 (9.19%) SQL Server 2016
17 29 (8.08%) OLTP
18 26 (7.24%) NoSQL
19 23 (6.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (6.96%) Toad
2 18 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.46%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.39%) JIRA
4 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.11%) PeopleTools
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 83 (23.12%) Finance
2 14 (3.90%) Back Office
3 12 (3.34%) Marketing
4 10 (2.79%) Advertising
5 7 (1.95%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.39%) Games
7 2 (0.56%) Automotive
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.95%) .NET
2 6 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (1.11%) Middleware
3 4 (1.11%) Web Services
3 4 (1.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 4 (1.11%) XML
4 1 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.28%) HTML
4 1 (0.28%) iBATIS
4 1 (0.28%) ICEfaces
4 1 (0.28%) JSF
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 103 (28.69%) Replication
2 58 (16.16%) Clustering
3 49 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (10.31%) Statistics
5 20 (5.57%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (4.74%) Data Centre
8 16 (4.46%) CMDB
9 14 (3.90%) Reinsurance
10 12 (3.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (2.79%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.11%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.84%) Physics
14 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Licensing
15 1 (0.28%) Blog
15 1 (0.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 115 (32.03%) Windows
2 46 (12.81%) Linux
3 45 (12.53%) Windows Server
4 42 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (9.19%) Unix
6 30 (8.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.84%) AIX
9 3 (0.84%) CentOS
9 3 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (44.29%) Performance Tuning
2 108 (30.08%) High Availability
3 85 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 68 (18.94%) ITIL
5 66 (18.38%) ETL
6 49 (13.65%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (10.31%) Performance Monitoring
8 25 (6.96%) Capacity Planning
9 23 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (5.57%) Database Security
11 18 (5.01%) Migration
12 17 (4.74%) Business Continuity
13 16 (4.46%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.46%) DevOps
14 15 (4.18%) Data Transformation
15 14 (3.90%) Software Engineering
15 14 (3.90%) Ticket Management
16 13 (3.62%) Database Mirroring
16 13 (3.62%) ITIL V3
17 12 (3.34%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 284 (79.11%) SQL
2 161 (44.85%) T-SQL
3 52 (14.48%) PowerShell
4 26 (7.24%) Shell Script
5 18 (5.01%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.95%) C#
7 5 (1.39%) C
8 4 (1.11%) SQR
9 3 (0.84%) VBA
10 2 (0.56%) Java
10 2 (0.56%) PHP
10 2 (0.56%) VB
11 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (12.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (10.86%) MCSA
3 24 (6.69%) Degree
4 18 (5.01%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (3.62%) MCITP
6 12 (3.34%) MCTS
7 9 (2.51%) MCSE
7 9 (2.51%) OCP
7 9 (2.51%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (2.51%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.67%) OCA
8 6 (1.67%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.56%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.57%) SLA
2 11 (3.06%) QA
3 10 (2.79%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (11.98%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.84%) XenServer
4 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 65 (18.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 63 (17.55%) Data Guard
3 57 (15.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 55 (15.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 23 (6.41%) Tivoli
5 23 (6.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 14 (3.90%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.39%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.11%) Puppet
9 3 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.28%) Ambari
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (27.02%) Microsoft
2 90 (25.07%) Oracle
3 32 (8.91%) IBM
4 25 (6.96%) VMware
5 10 (2.79%) SolarWinds
6 9 (2.51%) Facebook
6 9 (2.51%) Percona
7 5 (1.39%) Remedy
8 4 (1.11%) Citrix
8 4 (1.11%) Cognos
8 4 (1.11%) NetApp
8 4 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.11%) Tableau
8 4 (1.11%) Zerto
9 3 (0.84%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.84%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.84%) EMC
9 3 (0.84%) Sun
9 3 (0.84%) Sybase
9 3 (0.84%) Vignette
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Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £54,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £49500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Beneifts
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