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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 260 167 181
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 199 371 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.77% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.83% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 168 293 302
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
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
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Hampshire -26 50 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Surrey -5 42 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East Sussex +3 23 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Berkshire -60 19 £47,500 +11.76%
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £50,000 +17.64%
West Sussex -27 18 £44,500 +5.95% 2
Kent +10 12 £44,688 -0.69%
Oxfordshire -16 11 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Middlesex +9 1 - -
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 328 (83.04%) SQL
2 308 (77.97%) SQL Server
3 159 (40.25%) Performance Tuning
4 154 (38.99%) Oracle
5 125 (31.65%) T-SQL
6 124 (31.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 114 (28.86%) Microsoft
8 112 (28.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 98 (24.81%) MS Excel
10 96 (24.30%) Windows
10 96 (24.30%) Finance
11 93 (23.54%) Oracle Database
12 91 (23.04%) High Availability
13 87 (22.03%) Replication
14 76 (19.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 76 (19.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 73 (18.48%) Clustering
16 66 (16.71%) ITIL
17 65 (16.46%) Linux
17 65 (16.46%) MySQL
17 65 (16.46%) Relational Database
18 62 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
19 60 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
20 59 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 58 (14.68%) Oracle RAC
22 54 (13.67%) RDBMS
23 53 (13.42%) ETL
24 52 (13.16%) Unix
24 52 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
25 42 (10.63%) Capacity Planning

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 20 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.30%) IIS
3 14 (3.54%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.27%) FileNet
6 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.01%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.25%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.25%) SAS
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 98 (24.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.03%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.30%) SaaS
3 11 (2.78%) Amazon S3
4 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.76%) IaaS
5 3 (0.76%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.10%) SAN
2 12 (3.04%) NAS
3 6 (1.52%) Firewall
3 6 (1.52%) FTP
4 5 (1.27%) LAN
4 5 (1.27%) WAN
5 4 (1.01%) iSCSI
5 4 (1.01%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.51%) DHCP
6 2 (0.51%) DNS
6 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.51%) Internet
7 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.25%) LDAP
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (77.97%) SQL Server
2 124 (31.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (28.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (23.54%) Oracle Database
5 76 (19.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 65 (16.46%) MySQL
6 65 (16.46%) Relational Database
7 60 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 59 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (13.67%) RDBMS
10 52 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 42 (10.63%) Oracle Database 12c
12 39 (9.87%) SQL Server 2014
13 35 (8.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 33 (8.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 29 (7.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 29 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (6.58%) DB2
18 23 (5.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 6 (1.52%) Toad
2 5 (1.27%) JIRA
3 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.51%) Ant
4 2 (0.51%) Hudson
4 2 (0.51%) Liquibase
4 2 (0.51%) Maven
4 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) ERwin
General
1 96 (24.30%) Finance
2 14 (3.54%) Back Office
3 13 (3.29%) Retail
4 12 (3.04%) Banking
4 12 (3.04%) Marketing
5 8 (2.03%) Automotive
6 7 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.27%) Legal
8 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.01%) Games
10 3 (0.76%) Electronics
11 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.33%) Middleware
2 20 (5.06%) .NET
3 12 (3.04%) XML
4 11 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 10 (2.53%) HTML
5 10 (2.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 9 (2.28%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (2.03%) CSS
8 7 (1.77%) jQuery
9 6 (1.52%) LAMP
10 5 (1.27%) REST
10 5 (1.27%) Web Services
11 4 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Streams
12 3 (0.76%) XHTML
13 2 (0.51%) Hibernate
14 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
14 1 (0.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (22.03%) Replication
2 73 (18.48%) Clustering
3 25 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 21 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.81%) Data Centre
6 16 (4.05%) CMDB
7 11 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.28%) HACMP
8 9 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.28%) Statistics
9 5 (1.27%) iPad
9 5 (1.27%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.01%) EFT
11 3 (0.76%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.76%) FMCG
11 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Licensing
12 2 (0.51%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 96 (24.30%) Windows
2 65 (16.46%) Linux
3 52 (13.16%) Unix
4 42 (10.63%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.80%) AIX
6 13 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.52%) CentOS
10 5 (1.27%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.01%) Solaris
12 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (40.25%) Performance Tuning
2 91 (23.04%) High Availability
3 76 (19.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 66 (16.71%) ITIL
5 62 (15.70%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (13.42%) ETL
7 42 (10.63%) Capacity Planning
8 29 (7.34%) Migration
9 27 (6.84%) Data Protection
9 27 (6.84%) Performance Monitoring
10 21 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (5.32%) Open Source
11 18 (4.56%) Data Security
12 17 (4.30%) SOA
13 16 (4.05%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.05%) Database Tuning
13 16 (4.05%) DevOps
13 16 (4.05%) Project Management
13 16 (4.05%) Trend Analysis
14 15 (3.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 328 (83.04%) SQL
2 125 (31.65%) T-SQL
3 35 (8.86%) PL/SQL
4 30 (7.59%) Shell Script
5 26 (6.58%) PowerShell
6 16 (4.05%) Python
7 13 (3.29%) C
8 12 (3.04%) C#
8 12 (3.04%) Java
8 12 (3.04%) Perl
9 10 (2.53%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.77%) VBA
11 6 (1.52%) VB
12 5 (1.27%) Ruby
13 4 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.01%) VBScript
14 3 (0.76%) Korn
15 1 (0.25%) C++
15 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (7.34%) Degree
3 18 (4.56%) Oracle Certification
4 16 (4.05%) OCP
5 14 (3.54%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.29%) MCSA
7 12 (3.04%) MCITP
7 12 (3.04%) MCSE
8 9 (2.28%) MCDBA
9 8 (2.03%) MCTS
10 7 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.77%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.27%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.81%) SLA
2 15 (3.80%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (14.68%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (1.52%) vSphere
4 5 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.76%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (9.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 37 (9.37%) Data Guard
3 21 (5.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (3.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (2.28%) Puppet
6 8 (2.03%) SCOM
7 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.27%) SCCM
8 4 (1.01%) Ambari
8 4 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.01%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Flashback
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Statspack
9 3 (0.76%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 154 (38.99%) Oracle
2 114 (28.86%) Microsoft
3 37 (9.37%) IBM
4 25 (6.33%) VMware
5 13 (3.29%) Cognizant
6 8 (2.03%) Citrix
6 8 (2.03%) Jaspersoft
7 7 (1.77%) SolarWinds
7 7 (1.77%) Zerto
8 6 (1.52%) EMC
9 5 (1.27%) Tableau
9 5 (1.27%) Vignette
10 4 (1.01%) Cognos
10 4 (1.01%) Informatica
10 4 (1.01%) Netezza
10 4 (1.01%) RedGate
10 4 (1.01%) SAP
10 4 (1.01%) Sybase
11 3 (0.76%) CommVault
11 3 (0.76%) NetApp
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k + 10% + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Annapurna HR
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
University of Portsmouth
Salary: 37768 - 46000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago