The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 49 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 34 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.58% 6.05% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 6.20% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
910 807 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.69% 97.70% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 808 734 869
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,970
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
DBA
Hampshire

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 23 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 33 (67.35%) Oracle
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle Database
2 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
3 31 (63.27%) SQL
4 27 (55.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (53.06%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (46.94%) Windows
7 19 (38.78%) Clustering
7 19 (38.78%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (36.73%) Shell Script
8 18 (36.73%) UNIX
9 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (30.61%) Oracle9i Database
10 15 (30.61%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 15 (30.61%) Linux
11 14 (28.57%) NetBackup
11 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (26.53%) Database Security
13 12 (24.49%) Oracle Fusion
13 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (24.49%) ITIL
13 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
13 12 (24.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 11 (22.45%) OCP
14 11 (22.45%) Oracle Certification
14 11 (22.45%) Oracle RMAN
14 11 (22.45%) Oracle Application Server
14 11 (22.45%) Problem Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (22.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle Database
2 32 (65.31%) SQL Server
3 27 (55.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (32.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (30.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (30.61%) Oracle9i Database
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (14.29%) OLAP
9 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (4.08%) DTS
11 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
11 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
12 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
1 1 (2.04%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (8.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) UNIX
3 15 (30.61%) Linux
4 8 (16.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) HPUX
5 1 (2.04%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (26.53%) Database Security
3 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 11 (22.45%) Problem Management
5 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.16%) BCP
8 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.04%) E-business
10 1 (2.04%) Security Management
10 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) Shell Script
3 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
4 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.33%) Korn
5 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (16.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) OCP
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) MCDBA
3 7 (14.29%) MCITP
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (16.33%) ATG
4 4 (8.16%) Pegasus
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package on offer
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