The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Administrator
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 73 96
Rank change year-on-year +23 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 30 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.23% 2.10% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 2.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 2
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 698 895 893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 98.31% 99.00% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 596 770 752
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Brighton

DBA
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for DBA in Brighton

DBA
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Brighton over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Brighton

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) SQL
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (94.03%) Performance Tuning
3 50 (74.63%) Windows
4 49 (73.13%) Microsoft
5 45 (67.16%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (65.67%) Windows Server
7 42 (62.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (31.34%) Linux
8 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
10 15 (22.39%) Process Improvement
11 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (16.42%) IIS
12 10 (14.93%) Replication
12 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (5.97%) High Availability
15 4 (5.97%) Clustering
15 4 (5.97%) Music Industry
15 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
15 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
16 3 (4.48%) Marketing
16 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
16 3 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
16 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.42%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (16.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.99%) MySQL
9 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) GitLab
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.97%) Music Industry
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (67.16%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) Replication
3 4 (5.97%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 44 (65.67%) Windows Server
3 42 (62.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (31.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (94.03%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (22.39%) Process Improvement
3 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
4 4 (5.97%) High Availability
5 3 (4.48%) Database Tuning
5 3 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.99%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (2.99%) ETL
6 2 (2.99%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.99%) Open Source
6 2 (2.99%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (1.49%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.49%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) MCITP
1 2 (2.99%) MCTS
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Microsoft