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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 70 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.46% 2.14% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.25% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
658 801 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.20% 95.13% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 585 713 795
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 25 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
4 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (54.29%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (42.86%) Windows
8 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 14 (40.00%) Clustering
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (31.43%) Database Mirroring
10 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
13 8 (22.86%) Database Security
14 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
14 6 (17.14%) Oracle
14 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
15 5 (14.29%) DTS
15 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
16 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
16 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
17 3 (8.57%) Replication
17 3 (8.57%) Middleware
17 3 (8.57%) ETL
17 3 (8.57%) Data Centre

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
7 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (14.29%) DTS
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
10 2 (5.71%) MySQL
10 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
10 2 (5.71%) OLAP
11 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (31.43%) Database Mirroring
3 8 (22.86%) Database Security
4 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) BCP
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 25 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sun
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) CommVault
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Pegasus
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago