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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 160 137 187
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 380 441 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.97% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.08% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 323 385 276
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21537 21244 22260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.73% 95.04% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17353 17586 19014
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 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
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 10 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 10 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 +39 124 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Surrey +3 103 £47,250 +13.85% 11
Berkshire -14 32 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 30 £45,000 +2.27% 3
East Sussex -6 26 £45,000 -
Kent -36 22 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -43 22 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Middlesex +14 14 £47,500 +14.45%
West Sussex -20 11 £29,000 -22.66% 1
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 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.

1 580 (77.96%) SQL
2 496 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 316 (42.47%) T-SQL
4 312 (41.94%) Oracle
5 271 (36.42%) Performance Tuning
6 261 (35.08%) Microsoft
7 257 (34.54%) Oracle Database
8 246 (33.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 243 (32.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 235 (31.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 220 (29.57%) Windows
12 183 (24.60%) MS Excel
13 181 (24.33%) Linux
14 167 (22.45%) Clustering
15 164 (22.04%) Replication
16 161 (21.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 158 (21.24%) Oracle Database 11g
18 149 (20.03%) Oracle RAC
19 143 (19.22%) SQL Server 2012
20 115 (15.46%) Finance
21 107 (14.38%) PL/SQL
21 107 (14.38%) SQL Server 2005
22 105 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
23 104 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
24 103 (13.84%) Oracle Database 10g
25 102 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
26 96 (12.90%) Data Guard
27 94 (12.63%) UNIX
27 94 (12.63%) Oracle RMAN
28 93 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 39 (5.24%) WebLogic
2 27 (3.63%) IIS
3 24 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 22 (2.96%) Oracle Application Server
5 14 (1.88%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.67%) Resin
7 4 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.54%) OpenEdge
8 3 (0.40%) WordPress
8 3 (0.40%) Lync
8 3 (0.40%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (0.27%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.27%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) iPlanet
Applications
1 183 (24.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.21%) MS Office
3 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (3.76%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (2.42%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.27%) Summit
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.27%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.27%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.13%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.40%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (7.93%) SAN
2 34 (4.57%) Internet
3 30 (4.03%) DNS
4 25 (3.36%) iSCSI
5 24 (3.23%) VPN
6 18 (2.42%) Firewall
7 12 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (1.21%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.21%) LAN
8 9 (1.21%) WAN
9 8 (1.08%) DHCP
10 5 (0.67%) HTTP
11 4 (0.54%) DMZ
11 4 (0.54%) NAS
12 2 (0.27%) LDAP
13 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 257 (34.54%) Oracle Database
3 246 (33.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 243 (32.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 235 (31.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 161 (21.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 158 (21.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 143 (19.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 107 (14.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 104 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
11 103 (13.84%) Oracle Database 10g
12 78 (10.48%) Relational Database
13 67 (9.01%) MySQL
14 58 (7.80%) RDBMS
15 52 (6.99%) Oracle Database 12c
16 43 (5.78%) OLAP
16 43 (5.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 35 (4.70%) SQL Server 2000
18 33 (4.44%) DTS
19 28 (3.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.81%) Subversion
5 5 (0.67%) Toad
6 3 (0.40%) JConsole
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 115 (15.46%) Finance
2 18 (2.42%) Banking
3 15 (2.02%) Advertising
4 14 (1.88%) Marketing
4 14 (1.88%) Back Office
5 13 (1.75%) Retail
6 12 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.08%) Legal
8 8 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.08%) Games
9 4 (0.54%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.54%) Law
10 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.40%) French Language
11 2 (0.27%) Publishing
11 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.62%) .NET
2 43 (5.78%) Middleware
3 35 (4.70%) Web Services
3 35 (4.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (2.42%) COM
5 17 (2.28%) J2EE
6 16 (2.15%) HTML
7 15 (2.02%) XML
8 11 (1.48%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.94%) JDBC
10 5 (0.67%) Java EE
10 5 (0.67%) MDX
11 4 (0.54%) jQuery
11 4 (0.54%) WinForms
11 4 (0.54%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.40%) JSON
12 3 (0.40%) SOAP
12 3 (0.40%) JRockit
13 2 (0.27%) XSLT
13 2 (0.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 167 (22.45%) Clustering
2 164 (22.04%) Replication
3 30 (4.03%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.55%) Social Media
5 13 (1.75%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.48%) HACMP
7 8 (1.08%) Online Games
7 8 (1.08%) Statistics
8 5 (0.67%) PDA
8 5 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.67%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.67%) Kindle
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle Exalytics
9 4 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.40%) NHS
11 2 (0.27%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.27%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 220 (29.57%) Windows
2 181 (24.33%) Linux
3 94 (12.63%) UNIX
4 63 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (4.84%) AIX
7 30 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.55%) HPUX
9 19 (2.55%) Solaris
10 16 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.81%) CentOS
12 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.27%) Tru64
14 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (36.42%) Performance Tuning
2 105 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
3 93 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 86 (11.56%) ITIL
5 77 (10.35%) Capacity Planning
6 50 (6.72%) ETL
7 48 (6.45%) Database Security
8 45 (6.05%) Database Tuning
9 43 (5.78%) Migration
10 31 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 31 (4.17%) High Availability
11 28 (3.76%) Data Management
12 25 (3.36%) Performance Monitoring
13 24 (3.23%) Problem Management
13 24 (3.23%) Data Modelling
14 22 (2.96%) Business Continuity
14 22 (2.96%) Security Management
14 22 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (2.69%) Stress Testing
15 20 (2.69%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 580 (77.96%) SQL
2 316 (42.47%) T-SQL
3 107 (14.38%) PL/SQL
4 68 (9.14%) Shell Script
5 48 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 27 (3.63%) Java
7 25 (3.36%) Perl
8 21 (2.82%) VB
8 21 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 19 (2.55%) Bash Shell
10 18 (2.42%) Korn
11 17 (2.28%) C#
12 15 (2.02%) Python
13 12 (1.61%) VBA
14 7 (0.94%) PHP
15 5 (0.67%) C++
15 5 (0.67%) COBOL
16 3 (0.40%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.40%) XQuery
16 3 (0.40%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 102 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (12.23%) Degree
3 55 (7.39%) Oracle Certification
4 44 (5.91%) Security Cleared
5 42 (5.65%) MCDBA
6 39 (5.24%) OCP
7 27 (3.63%) MCITP
8 25 (3.36%) MCSA
9 22 (2.96%) MCSE
10 21 (2.82%) DV Cleared
11 17 (2.28%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.67%) MCTS
13 4 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 2 (0.27%) MCP
15 1 (0.13%) HNC
15 1 (0.13%) HND
15 1 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
15 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.55%) PCI DSS
2 15 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.61%) SLA
5 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 149 (20.03%) Oracle RAC
2 94 (12.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (3.90%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.34%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.34%) vSphere
5 8 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.67%) PowerHA
7 4 (0.54%) SRDF
8 2 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 96 (12.90%) Data Guard
2 48 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (2.82%) NetBackup
4 13 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (1.75%) Puppet
5 9 (1.21%) SCOM
6 7 (0.94%) Ansible
6 7 (0.94%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.81%) Nagios
8 5 (0.67%) Munin
9 4 (0.54%) WSUS
10 3 (0.40%) Foglight
11 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 312 (41.94%) Oracle
2 261 (35.08%) Microsoft
3 56 (7.53%) Red Hat
4 22 (2.96%) SAP
5 18 (2.42%) JBoss
5 18 (2.42%) IBM
5 18 (2.42%) NetApp
6 17 (2.28%) EMC
6 17 (2.28%) Sybase
7 16 (2.15%) VMware
8 14 (1.88%) HP
9 12 (1.61%) Infor
10 10 (1.34%) Citrix
10 10 (1.34%) ATG
11 9 (1.21%) Percona
12 8 (1.08%) Jaspersoft
13 7 (0.94%) Sun
14 5 (0.67%) SunGard
14 5 (0.67%) Hyperion
14 5 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum plus full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 plus call out of 4,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum -Annual Bonus; BA Staff concessions
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + training + progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 48,000 to £56,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £35,597 to £45,053 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago