Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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

Database Administrator
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 77 63
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 29 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.72% 0.98% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 1.00% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 6
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -36.36% +15.79%
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 596 698 495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 98.03% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 468 628 465
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,625 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -1.84%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Portsmouth

DBA
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for DBA in Portsmouth

DBA
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 26 (89.66%) SQL
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (82.76%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
4 21 (72.41%) Replication
5 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
6 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (51.72%) Linux
9 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (41.38%) Database Mirroring
10 12 (41.38%) Perfmon
11 11 (37.93%) Statistics
11 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
12 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (20.69%) Retail
14 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (17.24%) High Availability
15 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
15 4 (13.79%) Analytics
15 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
15 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
15 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
15 4 (13.79%) MDX
15 4 (13.79%) JIRA
15 4 (13.79%) Google

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
7 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (10.34%) DB2
8 3 (10.34%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (6.90%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
1 4 (13.79%) MDX
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) HACMP
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (41.38%) Database Mirroring
3 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
3 11 (37.93%) Statistics
4 5 (17.24%) High Availability
5 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Database Tuning
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Korn
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) C
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Perfmon
2 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Veritas
4 1 (3.45%) IBM