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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 24 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.02% - 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% - 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
94 143 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.92% 96.62% 88.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 98 146
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle