The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank - - 14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - - 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 Sussex 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
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 85.71% 98.11% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 39
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

DBA
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

DBA Salary Trend in Sussex

DBA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) WSH
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WSH
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell