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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 64 79 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.22% 0.64% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.66% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 32
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
740 759 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.61% 97.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 653 717 755
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 30 October 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
3 26 (45.61%) Windows
4 25 (43.86%) Oracle
5 24 (42.11%) Oracle Database
6 22 (38.60%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (38.60%) T-SQL
7 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 16 (28.07%) ITIL
11 15 (26.32%) Clustering
11 15 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (22.81%) ISO 9001
13 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
13 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (19.30%) Degree
14 11 (19.30%) Linux
15 10 (17.54%) UNIX
15 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
15 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
15 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
15 10 (17.54%) Database Security
16 8 (14.04%) Kindle
16 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (14.04%) Oracle Fusion
17 7 (12.28%) Data Guard
17 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (42.11%) Oracle Database
3 21 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (8.77%) MS Access
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (7.02%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (7.02%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (7.02%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (7.02%) OLAP
12 3 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.26%) JConsole
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.77%) Middleware
3 3 (5.26%) JRockit
4 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Clustering
2 8 (14.04%) Kindle
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) UNIX
4 5 (8.77%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) Solaris
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (28.07%) ITIL
3 10 (17.54%) Database Security
4 7 (12.28%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.77%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.77%) BCP
6 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Database Tuning
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.77%) Line Management
6 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 22 (38.60%) T-SQL
3 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
4 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
5 7 (12.28%) VB
6 5 (8.77%) Python
6 5 (8.77%) Korn
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.75%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) OCP
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Data Guard
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (7.02%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) ATG
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
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