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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 85 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 14 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.18% 1.47% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.51% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 25
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
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
1159 1059 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.97% 97.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 962 1231
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 19 September 2014. 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 -3 8 £49,000 -0.50%
Horsham -11 4 £40,000 -11.11%
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 12 (42.86%) UNIX
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
4 11 (39.29%) J2EE
4 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
5 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (32.14%) Apache
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (25.00%) Solaris
8 7 (25.00%) Replication
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (21.43%) MS Access

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (39.29%) WebLogic
2 9 (32.14%) Apache
3 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) iPlanet
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (21.43%) MS Access
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.57%) DB2
10 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) J2EE
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) UNIX
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
7 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) OCP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) Percona