The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 60 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.69% 1.37% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.42% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 24
Median salary £43,750 £30,459 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.63% -18.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,459 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
678 706 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.63% 96.98% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 546 621 638
Median salary £37,281 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 12 £43,750 -2.77% 2
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (62.50%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 14 (43.75%) Replication
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (18.75%) Capacity Management
9 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
10 5 (15.63%) Windows
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 4 (12.50%) Case Management
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
13 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
13 2 (6.25%) ETL
13 2 (6.25%) IIS
13 2 (6.25%) Clustering
13 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (6.25%) High Availability

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
6 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.50%) Case Management
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) High Availability
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Data Security
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) VMware