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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 69 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 19 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.20% 1.64% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.70% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 25
Average salary £37,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
826 880 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.49% 96.39% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 686 748 716
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 29 January 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 29 (78.38%) SQL
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (56.76%) T-SQL
3 18 (48.65%) Windows
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
5 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
6 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
6 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
6 12 (32.43%) VB
6 12 (32.43%) Degree
7 11 (29.73%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (27.03%) Office 365
8 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (27.03%) Clustering
8 10 (27.03%) .NET
8 10 (27.03%) PHP
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
8 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (27.03%) MS Access
8 10 (27.03%) Python
9 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
10 8 (21.62%) Oracle
11 7 (18.92%) ISO 9001
12 6 (16.22%) Linux
12 6 (16.22%) Database Security

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (32.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (27.03%) MS Access
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.41%) OLAP
6 2 (5.41%) DTS
6 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.41%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
1 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
1 10 (27.03%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Kindle
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (16.22%) Database Security
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) T-SQL
3 12 (32.43%) VB
4 10 (27.03%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.70%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MCDBA
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Avaya
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
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