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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 60 60 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 32 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.33% 2.18% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.29% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 42
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
922 831 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.94% 95.41% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 736 731 684
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 6 March 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 46 (90.20%) SQL
2 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
3 32 (62.75%) T-SQL
4 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 22 (43.14%) Clustering
5 22 (43.14%) Windows
5 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
5 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (37.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
10 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
10 12 (23.53%) Oracle
11 11 (21.57%) VB
11 11 (21.57%) .NET
11 11 (21.57%) Linux
11 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
12 10 (19.61%) Python
12 10 (19.61%) MS Access
12 10 (19.61%) PHP
12 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
12 10 (19.61%) Degree
12 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
12 10 (19.61%) Office 365
12 10 (19.61%) Database Security
13 9 (17.65%) Relational Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (37.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
7 10 (19.61%) MS Access
8 9 (17.65%) RDBMS
8 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (9.80%) DTS
10 5 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (9.80%) SQLPlus
11 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (5.88%) OLAP
12 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.80%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Clustering
2 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.76%) Replication
4 5 (9.80%) Data Structures
4 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Kindle
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (19.61%) Database Security
3 7 (13.73%) Database Tuning
3 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (13.73%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.80%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (9.80%) Data Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) ETL
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.96%) Web Development
7 1 (1.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) SQL
2 32 (62.75%) T-SQL
3 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
4 11 (21.57%) VB
5 10 (19.61%) Python
5 10 (19.61%) PHP
6 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
8 5 (9.80%) Java
8 5 (9.80%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) Korn
9 1 (1.96%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) VCP4
3 3 (5.88%) MCDBA
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.80%) ISO 9001
2 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) CommVault
3 5 (9.80%) NetApp
3 5 (9.80%) Sun
3 5 (9.80%) HP
3 5 (9.80%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
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