The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 35 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 22 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.95% 2.25% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 2.36% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 26
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -38.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £26,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
537 424 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.41% 95.50% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 361 353 371
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Tyne and Wear

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 31 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 35 (72.92%) Oracle
2 22 (45.83%) Oracle Database
3 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 17 (35.42%) SQL
5 15 (31.25%) Finance
5 15 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (29.17%) UNIX
6 14 (29.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (29.17%) Clustering
7 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 10 (20.83%) Replication
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (18.75%) Data Guard
10 9 (18.75%) MySQL
11 8 (16.67%) Windows
11 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (14.58%) Linux
12 7 (14.58%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
14 5 (10.42%) Shell Script

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (29.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (18.75%) MySQL
7 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (6.25%) Ingres
10 3 (6.25%) DB2
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Electronics
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Clustering
2 10 (20.83%) Replication
3 3 (6.25%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) UNIX
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) zOS
5 1 (2.08%) MVS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.33%) E-business
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.08%) Document Management
6 1 (2.08%) High Availability
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) SQL
2 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) REXX
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.08%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Progress
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Sun
5 1 (2.08%) BMC