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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 69 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 13 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.82% 4.64% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 4.90% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,992
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £34,200 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
691 817 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.78% 94.78% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 573 722 836
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 31 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (92.45%) SQL
2 37 (69.81%) T-SQL
3 32 (60.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (58.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (58.49%) SQL Server
5 29 (54.72%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (49.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (49.06%) Clustering
7 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
8 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
9 19 (35.85%) Windows
10 18 (33.96%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (30.19%) Database Mirroring
12 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
13 13 (24.53%) Database Security
13 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
13 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
13 13 (24.53%) Oracle
14 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
15 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
15 9 (16.98%) UNIX
15 9 (16.98%) Linux
16 8 (15.09%) DTS
16 8 (15.09%) Middleware
17 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2000
17 7 (13.21%) Replication
17 7 (13.21%) Finance
17 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.89%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (58.49%) SQL Server
2 31 (58.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (49.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (33.96%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (24.53%) RDBMS
6 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
7 11 (20.75%) Oracle Database
7 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (15.09%) DTS
9 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (11.32%) SQLPlus
10 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (5.66%) OLAP
12 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
13 2 (3.77%) MySQL
13 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) Replication
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (30.19%) Database Mirroring
3 13 (24.53%) Database Security
4 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) Data Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) Database Tuning
5 6 (11.32%) Change Management
5 6 (11.32%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) SDLC
9 2 (3.77%) Refactoring
10 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.89%) High Availability
10 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) SQL
2 37 (69.81%) T-SQL
3 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
4 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
5 6 (11.32%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) Perl
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) VB
6 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) MCDBA
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
1 6 (11.32%) QA
1 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (11.32%) Data Guard
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Sun
3 6 (11.32%) HP
3 6 (11.32%) EMC
3 6 (11.32%) CommVault
3 6 (11.32%) NetApp
4 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, Bonus, Health & Dental Care
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago