The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 66 79 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 18 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.24% 1.14% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.17% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 24
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £53,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
DBA
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 856 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 97.72% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 658 743 727
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DBA
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Southampton region.

DBA Salary Trend in Southampton

DBA
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 15 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 15 (41.67%) Degree
5 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
6 13 (36.11%) ISO 9001
7 12 (33.33%) VB
7 12 (33.33%) Oracle
7 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 11 (30.56%) ITIL
8 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
9 10 (27.78%) PHP
9 10 (27.78%) .NET
9 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Python
9 10 (27.78%) MS Access
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (27.78%) Office 365
10 9 (25.00%) UNIX
10 9 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
11 8 (22.22%) Kindle
12 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 10 (27.78%) MS Access
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.78%) DTS
9 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (2.78%) DB2
9 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
1 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) Kindle
3 3 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.89%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 3 (8.33%) Database Security
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
3 12 (33.33%) VB
4 10 (27.78%) Python
4 10 (27.78%) PHP
5 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) EMC
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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