The median annual salary for a DBA was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South East / West Sussex
Rank 90 101 98
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.47% 0.35% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.36% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% +4.65%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1035 1105 1095
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.29% 97.36% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 947 998 946
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in West Sussex

DBA
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for DBA in West Sussex

DBA
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in West Sussex

DBA
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Gatwick -13 3 £27,500 -38.88%
Crawley +4 1 £30,000 -29.41%
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Sussex region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) T-SQL
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (41.67%) Finance
8 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Kanban
10 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (25.00%) Migration
10 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (20.83%) Back Office
11 5 (20.83%) Windows
11 5 (20.83%) DTS
11 5 (20.83%) ETL
11 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
11 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
11 5 (20.83%) Reinsurance

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 3 (12.50%) FileNet
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (20.83%) DTS
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (12.50%) DB2
10 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (20.83%) Reinsurance
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Kanban
3 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Data Entry
6 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Document Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.50%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Korn
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cognizant
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Vignette
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle