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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 58 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.08% 1.74% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 1.80% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 13
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,325 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
714 610 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.58% 96.67% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 608 507 613
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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
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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 -3 19 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Durham - 4 £31,500 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 36 (87.80%) SQL
2 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (36.59%) Performance Management
5 13 (31.71%) Oracle
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (26.83%) Windows
7 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
9 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
10 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
11 7 (17.07%) ERP
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (14.63%) Linux
13 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (12.20%) Replication
13 5 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (9.76%) DHCP
14 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
14 4 (9.76%) DNS
14 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (9.76%) SSL
14 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
14 4 (9.76%) VMware
14 4 (9.76%) Clustering
14 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
14 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (7.32%) C

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DHCP
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
1 4 (9.76%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (7.32%) ProC
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Replication
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Performance Management
2 7 (17.07%) ERP
3 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) Document Management
4 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
3 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.32%) C
5 3 (7.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.44%) Cacti
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) CFEngine
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
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