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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 53 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 2.54% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.59% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £51,346
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -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
457 347 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.21% 98.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 372 313 361
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £21,975
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) DB2
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) IBM
4 11 (32.35%) BMC
4 11 (32.35%) zOS
4 11 (32.35%) MVS
4 11 (32.35%) Mainframe
4 11 (32.35%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (32.35%) ISPF
4 11 (32.35%) OMEGAMON
4 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
5 10 (29.41%) REXX
5 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) CA
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (17.65%) Document Management
8 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) C
9 5 (14.71%) C#
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.71%) ProC
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) DB2
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (14.71%) ProC
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) ISPF
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) zOS
1 11 (32.35%) MVS
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.65%) Document Management
3 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Database Security
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) REXX
3 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.71%) C
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) Degree
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.94%) Cacti
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Graphite
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 11 (32.35%) IBM
2 11 (32.35%) BMC
3 9 (26.47%) CA
4 1 (2.94%) SAP