The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 51 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 28 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.37% 1.99% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.04% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 2 19
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
808 636 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.35% 97.40% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 596 556 617
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DBA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

DBA Salary Trend in the North East

DBA
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in the North East

DBA
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 25 £42,500 +25.00% 3
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 43 (58.11%) Oracle
2 38 (51.35%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
3 26 (35.14%) Oracle Database
4 20 (27.03%) Finance
5 16 (21.62%) DB2
5 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
6 15 (20.27%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (20.27%) UNIX
6 15 (20.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (20.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (18.92%) Clustering
7 14 (18.92%) MySQL
7 14 (18.92%) T-SQL
7 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (17.57%) Mainframe
9 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (14.86%) OMEGAMON
10 11 (14.86%) Degree
10 11 (14.86%) ISPF
10 11 (14.86%) BMC
10 11 (14.86%) IBM
10 11 (14.86%) zOS
10 11 (14.86%) MVS
11 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.51%) Windows
11 10 (13.51%) REXX
11 10 (13.51%) Oracle Applications

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
1 26 (35.14%) Oracle Database
2 16 (21.62%) DB2
3 15 (20.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (18.92%) MySQL
4 14 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.05%) Ingres
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.70%) ProC
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
2 6 (8.11%) Electronics
2 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) ISPF
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Clustering
2 13 (17.57%) Mainframe
3 10 (13.51%) Replication
4 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) UNIX
2 11 (14.86%) zOS
2 11 (14.86%) MVS
3 10 (13.51%) Windows
4 9 (12.16%) Linux
5 3 (4.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (8.11%) Programme Management
5 5 (6.76%) ITIL
5 5 (6.76%) E-business
5 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Document Management
8 2 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.70%) Change Control
8 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.35%) Analytics
9 1 (1.35%) Database Security
9 1 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) T-SQL
3 10 (13.51%) REXX
4 9 (12.16%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.70%) C
6 2 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) Degree
3 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) OMEGAMON
2 9 (12.16%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 43 (58.11%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) IBM
2 11 (14.86%) BMC
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.16%) CA
5 6 (8.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.70%) Progress
7 1 (1.35%) Sony
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago