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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 181 170 163
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 331 369 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 1.77% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.82% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 302 349 308
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 -3 111 £44,500 -1.11% 7
Berkshire +16 90 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Surrey -23 32 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Kent +8 26 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire +5 25 £41,000 +17.14% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 22 £35,500 -5.33% 4
West Sussex -11 14 £49,000 +55.55%
East Sussex -9 8 £39,750 -14.05% 1
Home Counties +1 1 £57,500 +91.66%
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 638 (75.68%) SQL
2 499 (59.19%) SQL Server
3 461 (54.69%) Oracle
4 395 (46.86%) Oracle Database
5 342 (40.57%) Performance Tuning
6 263 (31.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 243 (28.83%) T-SQL
8 224 (26.57%) Relational Database
9 212 (25.15%) Oracle Database 12c
10 211 (25.03%) Microsoft
11 210 (24.91%) Oracle RAC
12 203 (24.08%) RDBMS
13 180 (21.35%) PL/SQL
14 178 (21.12%) Oracle RMAN
14 178 (21.12%) SQL Server 2012
15 172 (20.40%) High Availability
16 167 (19.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 166 (19.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 158 (18.74%) Linux
19 156 (18.51%) Middleware
20 155 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
21 149 (17.67%) Unix
22 144 (17.08%) Oracle Certification
23 143 (16.96%) WebLogic
24 134 (15.90%) Data Guard
25 130 (15.42%) Replication
26 126 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
27 124 (14.71%) MS Excel
28 123 (14.59%) Windows
29 120 (14.23%) OCP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 143 (16.96%) WebLogic
2 55 (6.52%) Apache
3 25 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 24 (2.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 21 (2.49%) Tomcat
6 18 (2.14%) IIS
7 10 (1.19%) JBoss
8 8 (0.95%) Oracle UPK
9 5 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.59%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.36%) WordPress
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.24%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 124 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (0.95%) MS Office
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 92 (10.91%) Oracle Applications
2 91 (10.79%) Oracle EBS
3 53 (6.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.19%) SaaS
2 8 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.59%) IaaS
3 5 (0.59%) PaaS
4 4 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.19%) Internet
2 9 (1.07%) DNS
3 8 (0.95%) FTP
4 5 (0.59%) Firewall
4 5 (0.59%) VPN
5 4 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (0.47%) SAN
5 4 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.36%) Intranet
6 3 (0.36%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.36%) LAN
6 3 (0.36%) LDAP
6 3 (0.36%) WAN
7 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.12%) PPP
8 1 (0.12%) SMTP
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (59.19%) SQL Server
2 395 (46.86%) Oracle Database
3 263 (31.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 224 (26.57%) Relational Database
5 212 (25.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 203 (24.08%) RDBMS
7 178 (21.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 167 (19.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 166 (19.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 155 (18.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 118 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
12 102 (12.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 93 (11.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 85 (10.08%) Oracle Database 10g
15 66 (7.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 65 (7.71%) SQL Server 2005
17 62 (7.35%) Oracle Discoverer
18 59 (7.00%) Oracle Exadata
19 53 (6.29%) MS Access
20 46 (5.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 32 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (3.68%) Oracle Forms
2 31 (3.68%) Toad
3 25 (2.97%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.66%) Hudson
4 14 (1.66%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.95%) ERwin
6 6 (0.71%) Ant
6 6 (0.71%) Liquibase
6 6 (0.71%) Maven
7 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 105 (12.46%) Finance
2 33 (3.91%) Retail
3 24 (2.85%) Banking
4 20 (2.37%) Marketing
5 17 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.54%) Advertising
7 11 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.83%) Publishing
9 6 (0.71%) Legal
10 5 (0.59%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.59%) Law
11 4 (0.47%) Local Government
12 2 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (18.51%) Middleware
2 70 (8.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 48 (5.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 44 (5.22%) XML
5 39 (4.63%) .NET
6 13 (1.54%) REST
7 12 (1.42%) J2EE
8 8 (0.95%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.71%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.47%) WSH
11 3 (0.36%) COM
11 3 (0.36%) EDI
11 3 (0.36%) LAMP
12 2 (0.24%) CSS
12 2 (0.24%) HTML
12 2 (0.24%) Web Services
12 2 (0.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 1 (0.12%) ADO
13 1 (0.12%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 130 (15.42%) Replication
2 87 (10.32%) Clustering
3 51 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (6.05%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.74%) Data Structures
5 34 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.08%) CMDB
7 18 (2.14%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.30%) BBC
8 11 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (0.59%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.59%) HACMP
9 5 (0.59%) Streaming Music
10 4 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.47%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.24%) iPad
11 2 (0.24%) Statistics
12 1 (0.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 158 (18.74%) Linux
2 149 (17.67%) Unix
3 123 (14.59%) Windows
4 54 (6.41%) Windows Server
5 40 (4.74%) Solaris
6 23 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.78%) AIX
9 11 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.24%) CentOS
13 2 (0.24%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (40.57%) Performance Tuning
2 172 (20.40%) High Availability
3 126 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
4 101 (11.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 85 (10.08%) Capacity Planning
6 76 (9.02%) SOA
7 69 (8.19%) ITIL
8 68 (8.07%) ETL
9 56 (6.64%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (6.41%) Database Tuning
11 50 (5.93%) Migration
12 44 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
13 42 (4.98%) Root Cause Analysis
14 26 (3.08%) Patch Management
15 25 (2.97%) Data Management
15 25 (2.97%) Database Security
16 23 (2.73%) Change Management
16 23 (2.73%) Time Management
17 22 (2.61%) Database Mirroring
18 21 (2.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 638 (75.68%) SQL
2 243 (28.83%) T-SQL
3 180 (21.35%) PL/SQL
4 110 (13.05%) Shell Script
5 56 (6.64%) Perl
6 41 (4.86%) PowerShell
7 37 (4.39%) Korn
8 29 (3.44%) Java
9 27 (3.20%) VB
10 25 (2.97%) VBA
11 18 (2.14%) VBScript
12 14 (1.66%) C#
13 13 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.30%) Python
14 11 (1.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 10 (1.19%) C
16 6 (0.71%) C++
16 6 (0.71%) PHP
17 3 (0.36%) JavaScript
17 3 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 144 (17.08%) Oracle Certification
2 120 (14.23%) OCP
3 76 (9.02%) Security Cleared
4 71 (8.42%) Degree
4 71 (8.42%) SC Cleared
5 39 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (4.15%) BPSS Clearance
7 23 (2.73%) MCITP
8 20 (2.37%) MCTS
9 16 (1.90%) MCSA
10 9 (1.07%) MCDBA
11 8 (0.95%) MCP
12 6 (0.71%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.71%) MCSE
12 6 (0.71%) OCA
13 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.20%) SLA
2 14 (1.66%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 210 (24.91%) Oracle RAC
2 42 (4.98%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.54%) Oracle Clusterware
4 9 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 178 (21.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 134 (15.90%) Data Guard
3 74 (8.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (1.90%) Oracle Flashback
5 5 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.24%) SCCM
7 1 (0.12%) Foglight
7 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 461 (54.69%) Oracle
2 211 (25.03%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.20%) Hyperion
3 27 (3.20%) Siebel
3 27 (3.20%) Sun
4 24 (2.85%) VMware
5 19 (2.25%) SAP
6 17 (2.02%) IFS
7 11 (1.30%) Capita
7 11 (1.30%) Red Gate
7 11 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.19%) NetApp
9 9 (1.07%) Facebook
9 9 (1.07%) HP
9 9 (1.07%) Vertica
10 8 (0.95%) Retek
11 7 (0.83%) Zerto
12 4 (0.47%) IBM
12 4 (0.47%) Sage
13 3 (0.36%) Citrix
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + On call allowance £8k
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum To £55k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Salary: £28,384 - £34,002
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Aylesbury
Quant Capital
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + Bonus + Generous Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Sevenoaks
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago