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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 57 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 23 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.23% 1.07% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 1.09% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 8
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,488 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,600 £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
673 548 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.52% 97.34% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 566 431 559
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 £24,500 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(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 -5 15 £35,000 +26.98% 2
Durham - 8 £31,500 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
3 17 (34.69%) Oracle
4 15 (30.61%) Performance Management
4 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (22.45%) Windows
6 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
8 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
9 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.29%) ERP
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (12.24%) Document Management
11 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
12 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.20%) Replication
12 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (10.20%) ProC
12 5 (10.20%) .NET
12 5 (10.20%) C
12 5 (10.20%) C#
12 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (8.16%) DB2
13 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
13 4 (8.16%) DHCP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (2.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DHCP
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.16%) DB2
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (10.20%) ProC
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) ISPF
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) zOS
2 4 (8.16%) MVS
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Performance Management
2 7 (14.29%) ERP
3 6 (12.24%) Document Management
4 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.04%) E-business
6 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.20%) C
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.16%) REXX
4 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.04%) Cacti
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Graphite
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) BMC
3 4 (8.16%) CA
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
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