Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 63 28
Rank change year-on-year -16 -35 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 15 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.93% 2.42% 8.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.47% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 68
Portsmouth median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -27.27% +14.58%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £64,125
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 642 608 765
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.53% 98.06% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 567 571 681
Portsmouth median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle

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%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus