The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 26 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 75 90
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 30 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.43% 2.01% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 2.05% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 14
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
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 East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 857 1074 1092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.94% 98.35% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 739 934 930
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 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in East Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +26 30 £45,000 -
Hove - 2 £50,000 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Sussex region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) SQL
1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (94.12%) Performance Tuning
3 51 (75.00%) Windows
4 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
5 45 (66.18%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (64.71%) Windows Server
7 42 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (32.35%) Linux
9 21 (30.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
11 15 (22.06%) Process Improvement
12 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (16.18%) IIS
13 10 (14.71%) Replication
14 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (7.35%) High Availability
15 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (7.35%) Clustering
15 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
16 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
16 4 (5.88%) Music Industry
16 4 (5.88%) Database Tuning
17 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
17 3 (4.41%) Marketing

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (16.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 11 (16.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (13.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.94%) MySQL
8 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.47%) DTS
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) GitLab
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) Toad
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.88%) Music Industry
2 3 (4.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (66.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) Replication
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (75.00%) Windows
2 44 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 42 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (32.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (94.12%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (22.06%) Process Improvement
3 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.35%) High Availability
4 4 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 4 (5.88%) Database Tuning
4 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.94%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (2.94%) ETL
6 2 (2.94%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.94%) Open Source
6 2 (2.94%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (1.47%) Data Management
7 1 (1.47%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) MCITP
1 2 (2.94%) MCTS
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) Microsoft