The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - 47 52
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 2.30% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.37% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server 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
548 422 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.34% 97.01% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 362 355 365
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (60.00%) Replication
4 6 (60.00%) Clustering
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
8 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (10.00%) DTV
8 1 (10.00%) MCP
8 1 (10.00%) SAP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) E-business
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP