Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 87 115
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 32 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.80% 2.08% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.09% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 18
Brighton median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,675 £41,250 £40,275
90th Percentile £50,600 £48,750 £51,500
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -23.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1759 1623 1810
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.88% 99.33% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1421 1544
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £68,750 £60,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,828 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.07% +7.07% -

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
3 16 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (43.75%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (31.25%) MySQL
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle
5 10 (31.25%) OCP
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (31.25%) Clustering
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
6 9 (28.13%) Citrix
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) VMware
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (12.50%) SAN
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (12.50%) EMC
10 4 (12.50%) MCSE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GitLab
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
1 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
1 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) ETL
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (3.13%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) OCP
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.50%) MCSA
3 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) Citrix
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) EMC