The median annual salary for a DBA was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.56% 0.81% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.84% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £33,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.87% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £40,000 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £40,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.04% +1.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 351 237 292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.32% 95.56% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 324 221 252
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Portsmouth region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Couchbase

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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