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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 150 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 394 374 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.90% 1.86% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.97% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 371 317 389
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
19778 18992 21191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16131 15197 18404
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +39 144 £45,000 +21.62% 16
Berkshire 0 71 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Surrey -23 64 £40,000 -20.00% 8
East Sussex +11 34 £55,000 +37.50%
Kent -41 26 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Oxfordshire -12 20 £35,000 -20.00%
West Sussex +10 18 £31,500 -18.70% 1
Buckinghamshire -27 10 £41,750 -7.22%
Sussex 0 1 £60,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £60,000 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 486 (65.94%) SQL
2 474 (64.31%) SQL Server
3 295 (40.03%) Oracle
4 261 (35.41%) Performance Tuning
5 247 (33.51%) Oracle Database
6 226 (30.66%) T-SQL
7 211 (28.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 210 (28.49%) Microsoft
9 199 (27.00%) Replication
10 184 (24.97%) Windows
11 164 (22.25%) MySQL
12 159 (21.57%) Linux
12 159 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 153 (20.76%) Oracle RAC
14 129 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 119 (16.15%) MS Excel
16 115 (15.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 112 (15.20%) Clustering
18 106 (14.38%) PL/SQL
18 106 (14.38%) WebLogic
19 104 (14.11%) Oracle Database 11g
20 89 (12.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 87 (11.80%) Data Guard
21 87 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
22 86 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
23 85 (11.53%) Shell Script
23 85 (11.53%) Finance
24 83 (11.26%) SQL Server 2005
25 81 (10.99%) Security Cleared
26 76 (10.31%) UNIX

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 106 (14.38%) WebLogic
2 64 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.85%) WordPress
4 18 (2.44%) JBoss
5 16 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (1.90%) Apache
6 14 (1.90%) IIS
7 10 (1.36%) OpenEdge
8 9 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
9 8 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.68%) CMS
11 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 119 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.85%) MS Visio
3 11 (1.49%) MS Office
4 4 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 75 (10.18%) Oracle Applications
2 66 (8.96%) Oracle EBS
3 50 (6.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.29%) Amazon S3
1 39 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.93%) Office 365
3 9 (1.22%) SaaS
4 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.41%) PaaS
5 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.39%) SAN
2 18 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 4 (0.54%) DNS
4 3 (0.41%) Internet
4 3 (0.41%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.27%) LDAP
6 1 (0.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 474 (64.31%) SQL Server
2 247 (33.51%) Oracle Database
3 211 (28.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 164 (22.25%) MySQL
5 159 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 129 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 115 (15.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 104 (14.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 87 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 83 (11.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 70 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
12 69 (9.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 65 (8.82%) Relational Database
14 56 (7.60%) Oracle Discoverer
15 55 (7.46%) MariaDB
16 48 (6.51%) RDBMS
17 45 (6.11%) Oracle Reports
18 40 (5.43%) MS Access
18 40 (5.43%) Hadoop
19 39 (5.29%) TokuDB
Development Applications
1 20 (2.71%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.68%) Hudson
3 5 (0.68%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.54%) JIRA
4 4 (0.54%) Selenium
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.41%) Subversion
6 2 (0.27%) Toad
6 2 (0.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.14%) ProC
General
1 85 (11.53%) Finance
2 22 (2.99%) Marketing
3 15 (2.04%) Automotive
4 14 (1.90%) Retail
5 6 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.81%) Advertising
6 4 (0.54%) Publishing
6 4 (0.54%) Legal
7 2 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.14%) Electronics
8 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (9.09%) .NET
2 64 (8.68%) Middleware
2 64 (8.68%) Oracle Fusion
3 32 (4.34%) LAMP
4 30 (4.07%) ASP.NET
5 27 (3.66%) XML
6 20 (2.71%) REST
7 16 (2.17%) WebCenter
8 10 (1.36%) HTML
9 9 (1.22%) J2EE
9 9 (1.22%) Web Services
10 5 (0.68%) JDBC
10 5 (0.68%) jQuery
11 4 (0.54%) CSS
11 4 (0.54%) HTML5
11 4 (0.54%) CSS3
12 3 (0.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 2 (0.27%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.27%) Ajax
13 2 (0.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 199 (27.00%) Replication
2 112 (15.20%) Clustering
3 63 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.04%) Open Source
6 12 (1.63%) Statistics
7 10 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.36%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.22%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.68%) Smart Meter
10 5 (0.68%) Social Media
10 5 (0.68%) Kindle
10 5 (0.68%) CMDB
10 5 (0.68%) Social Network
11 3 (0.41%) Life Science
11 3 (0.41%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.27%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 184 (24.97%) Windows
2 159 (21.57%) Linux
3 76 (10.31%) UNIX
4 55 (7.46%) HPUX
5 36 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (3.66%) AIX
7 25 (3.39%) Solaris
8 15 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.54%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (35.41%) Performance Tuning
2 86 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (9.63%) ITIL
4 68 (9.23%) Migration
5 63 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 56 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (7.33%) Capacity Planning
7 54 (7.33%) DevOps
8 50 (6.78%) Load Balancing
9 43 (5.83%) E-business
10 42 (5.70%) Data Analysis
11 41 (5.56%) Data Migration
12 39 (5.29%) Performance Monitoring
13 35 (4.75%) Line Management
14 33 (4.48%) SOA
15 32 (4.34%) Service Delivery
16 27 (3.66%) BCP
16 27 (3.66%) Data Modelling
17 24 (3.26%) Database Security
18 22 (2.99%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 486 (65.94%) SQL
2 226 (30.66%) T-SQL
3 106 (14.38%) PL/SQL
4 85 (11.53%) Shell Script
5 37 (5.02%) VB
6 34 (4.61%) PHP
7 33 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 30 (4.07%) Perl
9 29 (3.93%) Python
10 17 (2.31%) Java
11 15 (2.04%) C#
12 9 (1.22%) VBScript
13 7 (0.95%) Korn
14 6 (0.81%) C++
15 5 (0.68%) JavaScript
16 4 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.41%) sed
17 3 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.41%) AWK
18 1 (0.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 81 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 63 (8.55%) SC Cleared
3 56 (7.60%) Degree
4 45 (6.11%) DV Cleared
5 40 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
7 23 (3.12%) OCP
8 18 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.63%) MCITP
10 9 (1.22%) MCDBA
11 6 (0.81%) MCSA
12 4 (0.54%) MCTS
13 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 2 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.26%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.09%) SLA
2 8 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.27%) QA
3 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) COBIT
4 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 153 (20.76%) Oracle RAC
2 57 (7.73%) Active Directory
3 55 (7.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 89 (12.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 87 (11.80%) Data Guard
3 39 (5.29%) HAProxy
4 16 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (1.36%) Puppet
6 8 (1.09%) Foglight
7 6 (0.81%) SCOM
8 5 (0.68%) Ansible
9 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 295 (40.03%) Oracle
2 210 (28.49%) Microsoft
3 30 (4.07%) Red Hat
4 16 (2.17%) Siebel
5 14 (1.90%) Hyperion
6 12 (1.63%) IBM
7 9 (1.22%) Red Gate
8 8 (1.09%) Endeca
8 8 (1.09%) Cognos
9 6 (0.81%) Remedy
9 6 (0.81%) BMC
9 6 (0.81%) Facebook
10 5 (0.68%) Twitter
10 5 (0.68%) Sybase
11 3 (0.41%) SAP
11 3 (0.41%) VMware
11 3 (0.41%) Percona
12 1 (0.14%) Tieto
12 1 (0.14%) Primavera
12 1 (0.14%) Open Text
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £4000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum £35000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago