The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 71 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.89% 1.93% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 2.00% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 11
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 £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
SQL 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
745 701 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.15% 96.42% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 634 597 611
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the North East

SQL 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 SQL DBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 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
(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 -13 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Durham +10 2 £31,500 +10.52%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
3 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) ERP
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Replication
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Clustering
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) SSL
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) .NET
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.35%) ProC
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
2 7 (30.43%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle