The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 91 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.27% 1.85% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.89% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 3
Average salary £49,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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 West 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1083 1056 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.92% 97.42% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 905 921
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

DBA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

DBA Salary Trend in West Sussex

DBA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in West Sussex

DBA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Crawley -1 6 £47,000 +9.30%
Gatwick - 3 £49,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £50,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 41 (85.42%) SQL
2 28 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 27 (56.25%) Oracle
4 26 (54.17%) Oracle Database
5 25 (52.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (45.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 21 (43.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 21 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 21 (43.75%) Oracle Certification
8 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
8 21 (43.75%) PL/SQL
9 20 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (41.67%) Finance
9 20 (41.67%) Relational Database
10 19 (39.58%) Data Structures
10 19 (39.58%) Data Guard
10 19 (39.58%) OCP
10 19 (39.58%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (39.58%) WebLogic
11 18 (37.50%) RDBMS
11 18 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
11 18 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (18.75%) High Availability
13 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 8 (16.67%) Replication
13 8 (16.67%) DNS
13 8 (16.67%) Windows
14 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (39.58%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) VPN
3 3 (6.25%) LDAP
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) Oracle Database
2 25 (52.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 21 (43.75%) Oracle Exadata
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 18 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (8.33%) OLAP
9 4 (8.33%) OLTP
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) ERwin
1 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Data Structures
2 8 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
1 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Solaris
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.75%) High Availability
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (10.42%) Change Management
7 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.42%) SDLC
8 4 (8.33%) Time Management
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.25%) Migration
9 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
10 2 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (85.42%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle Certification
2 19 (39.58%) OCP
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (39.58%) Data Guard
2 18 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos
4 2 (4.17%) IBM