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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 68 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 38 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.96% 0.41% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 0.42% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 14
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,845 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +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
1235 1180 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.18% 97.52% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1034 959
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 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
Crawley +9 15 £42,000 -
Horsham +13 14 £35,000 -12.50% 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 61 (92.42%) SQL Server
2 41 (62.12%) Performance Monitoring
3 39 (59.09%) SQL
4 38 (57.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (39.39%) Data Migration
8 26 (39.39%) Migration
9 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
10 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
10 20 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (28.79%) Windows
12 18 (27.27%) Replication
12 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (27.27%) PowerShell
13 16 (24.24%) Load Balancing
13 16 (24.24%) VMware
13 16 (24.24%) Change Management
13 16 (24.24%) Firewall
13 16 (24.24%) SLA
13 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
13 16 (24.24%) VPN
13 16 (24.24%) DNS
13 16 (24.24%) IIS
13 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (24.24%) SDLC
14 15 (22.73%) ITIL
15 14 (21.21%) Finance

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (24.24%) IIS
2 13 (19.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) VPN
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
1 16 (24.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (92.42%) SQL Server
2 38 (57.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 30 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (40.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) OLTP
8 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Replication
2 13 (19.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Performance Monitoring
2 26 (39.39%) Migration
2 26 (39.39%) Data Migration
3 20 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (24.24%) SDLC
4 16 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (24.24%) Load Balancing
4 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
4 16 (24.24%) Change Management
5 15 (22.73%) ITIL
6 13 (19.70%) Server Building
7 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.03%) Project Management
10 1 (1.52%) ETL
10 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) SQL
2 18 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) OCP
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
1 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) VMware
3 13 (19.70%) Cognos
3 13 (19.70%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) BMC
West Sussex
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £27500 - £28500 per annum + season ticket loan, childcare voucher.
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Sussex
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago