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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 45 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 37 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.37% 2.68% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 2.75% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,992 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.13% -20.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,250 £33,807
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
803 872 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.81% 97.32% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 709 822 817
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Southampton

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 60 (74.07%) SQL
2 55 (67.90%) SQL Server
3 44 (54.32%) Performance Tuning
4 41 (50.62%) Oracle
5 40 (49.38%) Oracle Database
6 37 (45.68%) Windows
7 36 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (43.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (39.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (38.27%) T-SQL
10 31 (38.27%) Clustering
11 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
11 26 (32.10%) Oracle RAC
12 23 (28.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 23 (28.40%) Database Security
13 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
14 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2000
14 20 (24.69%) Shell Script
15 19 (23.46%) ITIL
16 17 (20.99%) UNIX
17 16 (19.75%) Linux
17 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
18 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (18.52%) Oracle9i Database
18 15 (18.52%) PL/SQL
18 15 (18.52%) NetBackup
19 14 (17.28%) Oracle RMAN
19 14 (17.28%) ISO 9001

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 13 (16.05%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (67.90%) SQL Server
2 40 (49.38%) Oracle Database
3 36 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (43.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (39.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (28.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (18.52%) Oracle9i Database
10 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (14.81%) OLAP
11 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
13 6 (7.41%) DTS
13 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
14 3 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.70%) JConsole
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (7.41%) Middleware
3 3 (3.70%) JRockit
4 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (38.27%) Clustering
2 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 6 (7.41%) Kindle
4 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) UNIX
3 16 (19.75%) Linux
4 11 (13.58%) AIX
5 1 (1.23%) Tru64
5 1 (1.23%) HPUX
5 1 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (28.40%) Database Security
3 19 (23.46%) ITIL
4 13 (16.05%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (8.64%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.17%) BCP
8 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.17%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (4.94%) Database Tuning
10 3 (3.70%) Service Management
10 3 (3.70%) Migration
10 3 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.70%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.23%) Scrum
12 1 (1.23%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.23%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (74.07%) SQL
2 31 (38.27%) T-SQL
3 20 (24.69%) Shell Script
4 16 (19.75%) PowerShell
5 15 (18.52%) PL/SQL
6 10 (12.35%) Perl
6 10 (12.35%) Korn
6 10 (12.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) OCP
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.35%) MCDBA
3 10 (12.35%) MCITP
4 4 (4.94%) Degree
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) ISO 9001
2 12 (14.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) NetBackup
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (7.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (50.62%) Oracle
2 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.35%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.11%) ATG
5 1 (1.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.23%) EMC
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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