The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 56 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.43% 2.07% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.09% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 23
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £43,750 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
588 764 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.15% 98.84% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 542 724 773
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 28 February 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (46.67%) ETL
5 13 (43.33%) Data Mining
5 13 (43.33%) Statistics
5 13 (43.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 8 (26.67%) Database Security
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 5 (16.67%) MySQL
12 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (16.67%) Big Data
12 5 (16.67%) Power BI
13 4 (13.33%) Office 365
13 4 (13.33%) High Availability
13 4 (13.33%) Migration
13 4 (13.33%) Windows
14 3 (10.00%) Oracle
14 3 (10.00%) VMware

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (43.33%) Data Mining
4 10 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (16.67%) Big Data
7 5 (16.67%) MySQL
7 5 (16.67%) Power BI
8 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (6.67%) OLAP
9 2 (6.67%) OLTP
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) CMDB
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ETL
2 13 (43.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (43.33%) Statistics
3 8 (26.67%) Database Security
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) High Availability
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Optimisation
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (6.67%) Ticket Management
9 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.67%) Zerto