The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 55 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 6 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.47% 4.09% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 4.20% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%
DBA
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
380 548 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.91% 97.34% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 330 362 355
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DBA Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 2 (18.18%) Change Management
8 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (18.18%) Data Management
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (18.18%) Statistics
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (18.18%) High Availability
8 2 (18.18%) Big Data
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) PowerShell

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco