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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 106 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.40% 1.21% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.25% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1208 1121 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.58% 97.22% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 988 1176
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 +1 2 - -
Horsham - 2 £41,250 -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Replication
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 4 (18.18%) UNIX
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
10 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
10 3 (13.64%) SAP
10 3 (13.64%) J2EE
10 3 (13.64%) MS Access
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) iPlanet
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (13.64%) MS Access
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.09%) DB2
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) MySQL
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Information Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Percona