The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 155 130 117
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 60 91 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 1.81% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.89% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 97
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +8.43%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4376 4813 4797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.18% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3767 3977 3847
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DBA
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Surrey region.

DBA Salary Trend in Surrey

DBA
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Surrey

DBA
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +21 7 £43,750 +16.66%
Guildford +6 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Staines -18 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Redhill -6 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Woking +16 4 £47,250 +11.17%
Cobham - 3 £32,000 -
Egham -3 2 £45,000 +17.64%
Chertsey -2 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Epsom - 1 £42,500 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 93 (80.87%) SQL
2 63 (54.78%) SQL Server
3 52 (45.22%) Oracle
4 50 (43.48%) Oracle Database
5 48 (41.74%) Performance Tuning
5 48 (41.74%) Finance
6 41 (35.65%) Linux
6 41 (35.65%) Relational Database
7 39 (33.91%) PL/SQL
7 39 (33.91%) RDBMS
8 36 (31.30%) T-SQL
9 32 (27.83%) Data Guard
10 31 (26.96%) UNIX
10 31 (26.96%) Shell Script
11 30 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
11 30 (26.09%) OLTP
11 30 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 30 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
13 24 (20.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 23 (20.00%) Windows
14 23 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
15 22 (19.13%) ETL
16 21 (18.26%) ITIL
17 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (16.52%) Clustering
18 19 (16.52%) Performance Monitoring
19 18 (15.65%) SDLC
19 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
20 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (6.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (5.22%) Apache
3 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.87%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Internet
2 5 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (2.61%) SSL
3 3 (2.61%) SMTP
3 3 (2.61%) SNMP
3 3 (2.61%) SSH
4 2 (1.74%) VPN
4 2 (1.74%) Intranet
4 2 (1.74%) Firewall
5 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (54.78%) SQL Server
2 50 (43.48%) Oracle Database
3 41 (35.65%) Relational Database
4 39 (33.91%) RDBMS
5 30 (26.09%) OLTP
5 30 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (13.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 16 (13.91%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (10.43%) SAP BI
10 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (7.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (6.09%) MySQL
14 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (2.61%) Oracle Exadata
15 3 (2.61%) Star Schema
15 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) ProC
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.87%) Toad
General
1 48 (41.74%) Finance
2 12 (10.43%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Marketing
4 4 (3.48%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) Middleware
2 2 (1.74%) COM
2 2 (1.74%) XML
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) J2EE
3 1 (0.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.87%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Clustering
2 14 (12.17%) Replication
3 13 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.48%) EFT
7 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.65%) Linux
2 31 (26.96%) UNIX
3 23 (20.00%) Windows
4 8 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.74%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (19.13%) ETL
3 21 (18.26%) ITIL
4 19 (16.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (15.65%) SDLC
6 15 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (10.43%) Wealth Management
7 12 (10.43%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (8.70%) Database Security
8 10 (8.70%) Migration
8 10 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.96%) CRM
10 7 (6.09%) Change Management
10 7 (6.09%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.35%) Information Security
11 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.35%) High Availability
11 5 (4.35%) Patch Management
11 5 (4.35%) Line Management
12 4 (3.48%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 93 (80.87%) SQL
2 39 (33.91%) PL/SQL
3 36 (31.30%) T-SQL
4 31 (26.96%) Shell Script
5 15 (13.04%) Java
6 13 (11.30%) C
7 7 (6.09%) VBScript
7 7 (6.09%) Perl
8 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.35%) Uniface
9 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.74%) C#
11 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.35%) OCP
5 3 (2.61%) MCTS
5 3 (2.61%) MCITP
6 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (14.78%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (27.83%) Data Guard
2 30 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 24 (20.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.48%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (2.61%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.87%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Oracle
2 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.43%) EMC
3 12 (10.43%) NetApp
3 12 (10.43%) SAP
4 8 (6.96%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) Capita
7 1 (0.87%) Google
7 1 (0.87%) Tieto
7 1 (0.87%) CODA
7 1 (0.87%) BMC
7 1 (0.87%) Compuware
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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