The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank - 26 42
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 6.94% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.35% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 136 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 94.57% 94.44% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 110 86
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

DBA
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

DBA Salary Trend in Belfast

DBA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) E-business
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle