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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 250 169 168
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 198 381 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 1.79% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.84% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 173 293 344
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median 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
17609 20683 22587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.12% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14995 16855 18247
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Surrey -9 46 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Hampshire -35 40 £46,750 +10.00% 6
Berkshire -32 27 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Sussex +15 22 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 19 £50,000 +33.33%
Kent +9 18 £30,500 -35.78% 2
West Sussex -24 15 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxfordshire -9 8 £42,500 +27.81% 2
Middlesex +5 1 - -
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 344 (82.89%) SQL
2 307 (73.98%) SQL Server
3 176 (42.41%) Oracle
4 159 (38.31%) Performance Tuning
5 124 (29.88%) T-SQL
6 122 (29.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 121 (29.16%) Microsoft
7 121 (29.16%) Oracle Database
8 114 (27.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 94 (22.65%) MS Excel
10 92 (22.17%) Windows
10 92 (22.17%) Finance
11 91 (21.93%) High Availability
12 88 (21.20%) Replication
13 86 (20.72%) Linux
14 81 (19.52%) Relational Database
15 75 (18.07%) Disaster Recovery
16 71 (17.11%) RDBMS
16 71 (17.11%) Oracle Database 11g
17 70 (16.87%) Oracle RAC
17 70 (16.87%) SQL Server 2012
18 67 (16.14%) Unix
19 66 (15.90%) ITIL
20 63 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
21 61 (14.70%) Clustering
22 58 (13.98%) MySQL
23 57 (13.73%) Oracle RMAN
23 57 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 57 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
24 50 (12.05%) Oracle Database 12c

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 22 (5.30%) WebLogic
2 19 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.89%) IIS
4 8 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.20%) FileNet
6 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.24%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.24%) SAS
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (22.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.17%) MS Office
3 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.34%) SaaS
3 12 (2.89%) Amazon S3
4 10 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.20%) IaaS
5 5 (1.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.02%) SAN
2 10 (2.41%) NAS
3 7 (1.69%) FTP
4 6 (1.45%) LAN
4 6 (1.45%) WAN
5 4 (0.96%) iSCSI
5 4 (0.96%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.72%) Firewall
7 2 (0.48%) DHCP
7 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) Internet
8 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (73.98%) SQL Server
2 122 (29.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 121 (29.16%) Oracle Database
4 114 (27.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (19.52%) Relational Database
6 71 (17.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 71 (17.11%) RDBMS
7 70 (16.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 58 (13.98%) MySQL
9 57 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 57 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 50 (12.05%) Oracle Database 12c
11 43 (10.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 33 (7.95%) Oracle Database 10g
13 32 (7.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 31 (7.47%) SQL Server 2005
15 27 (6.51%) DB2
16 26 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (5.30%) Oracle9i Database
17 22 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Toad
2 9 (2.17%) Hudson
2 9 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.72%) Ant
4 3 (0.72%) Liquibase
4 3 (0.72%) Maven
5 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) ERwin
6 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (22.17%) Finance
2 14 (3.37%) Banking
2 14 (3.37%) Marketing
3 12 (2.89%) Back Office
4 11 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.17%) Legal
5 9 (2.17%) Retail
6 8 (1.93%) Automotive
7 7 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.96%) Electronics
9 3 (0.72%) Advertising
10 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.88%) Middleware
2 19 (4.58%) .NET
3 15 (3.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 13 (3.13%) XML
5 10 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (2.17%) HTML
7 8 (1.93%) CSS
7 8 (1.93%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 7 (1.69%) jQuery
9 5 (1.20%) LAMP
9 5 (1.20%) REST
10 4 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.72%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle Streams
11 3 (0.72%) XHTML
12 2 (0.48%) Web Services
13 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.24%) COM
13 1 (0.24%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 88 (21.20%) Replication
2 61 (14.70%) Clustering
3 27 (6.51%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.82%) CMDB
5 17 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.37%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.17%) HACMP
9 9 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (2.17%) Statistics
10 5 (1.20%) iPad
11 4 (0.96%) EFT
12 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.72%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.72%) FMCG
12 3 (0.72%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.24%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 92 (22.17%) Windows
2 86 (20.72%) Linux
3 67 (16.14%) Unix
4 37 (8.92%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.86%) AIX
6 11 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.17%) Solaris
8 8 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.69%) CentOS
10 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.48%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (38.31%) Performance Tuning
2 91 (21.93%) High Availability
3 75 (18.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 66 (15.90%) ITIL
5 63 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (12.05%) ETL
7 46 (11.08%) Capacity Planning
8 33 (7.95%) Data Protection
9 30 (7.23%) Migration
10 28 (6.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 23 (5.54%) Database Tuning
12 20 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (4.58%) Data Management
13 19 (4.58%) Data Security
14 18 (4.34%) Open Source
15 17 (4.10%) Business Continuity
16 16 (3.86%) Database Security
16 16 (3.86%) Trend Analysis
17 15 (3.61%) Mentoring
17 15 (3.61%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 344 (82.89%) SQL
2 124 (29.88%) T-SQL
3 47 (11.33%) PL/SQL
4 45 (10.84%) Shell Script
5 23 (5.54%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.06%) Perl
7 17 (4.10%) Python
8 16 (3.86%) Java
9 15 (3.61%) C
10 12 (2.89%) C#
11 9 (2.17%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.45%) Korn
13 5 (1.20%) Ruby
13 5 (1.20%) VB
13 5 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.20%) VBA
14 4 (0.96%) VBScript
15 1 (0.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (7.71%) Degree
2 31 (7.47%) Oracle Certification
3 28 (6.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (6.51%) OCP
5 26 (6.27%) Security Cleared
6 19 (4.58%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.41%) MCDBA
8 9 (2.17%) MCITP
8 9 (2.17%) MCSE
9 6 (1.45%) MCSA
10 5 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.20%) MCTS
11 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.10%) SLA
2 15 (3.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (16.87%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.72%) vSphere
5 2 (0.48%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 57 (13.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 45 (10.84%) Data Guard
3 22 (5.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (1.93%) SCOM
5 7 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (1.45%) Oracle Flashback
6 6 (1.45%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.20%) Puppet
7 5 (1.20%) SCCM
8 4 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.72%) Oracle Statspack
9 3 (0.72%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.24%) Foglight
10 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 176 (42.41%) Oracle
2 121 (29.16%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.51%) IBM
4 13 (3.13%) VMware
5 11 (2.65%) Cognizant
6 9 (2.17%) SAP
7 8 (1.93%) Jaspersoft
8 5 (1.20%) Hyperion
8 5 (1.20%) Sun
8 5 (1.20%) Vignette
8 5 (1.20%) Zerto
9 4 (0.96%) Citrix
9 4 (0.96%) IFS
9 4 (0.96%) SolarWinds
9 4 (0.96%) Sybase
10 3 (0.72%) EMC
10 3 (0.72%) RedGate
10 3 (0.72%) Remedy
11 2 (0.48%) HP
11 2 (0.48%) Informatica
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tenterden, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +BUPA, Pension, Death in service, company mobi
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago