The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 40 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.76% 2.14% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 2.26% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 26
Average salary £38,750 £30,750 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.01% -22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,150 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 486 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.24% 94.37% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 434 408 457
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
North East

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DBA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 23 £38,750 +26.01%
DBA
North East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 38 (73.08%) Oracle
2 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database
3 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 21 (40.38%) SQL
5 15 (28.85%) Finance
5 15 (28.85%) T-SQL
5 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (28.85%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (26.92%) UNIX
6 14 (26.92%) Clustering
7 13 (25.00%) MySQL
7 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (21.15%) Windows
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 10 (19.23%) Replication
11 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (17.31%) Data Guard
12 8 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (13.46%) Linux
13 7 (13.46%) Oracle Financials
14 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
14 6 (11.54%) MCP
14 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (5.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle Database
2 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (26.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (25.00%) MySQL
6 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (5.77%) Ingres
11 3 (5.77%) DB2
12 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 3 (5.77%) Electronics
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Clustering
2 10 (19.23%) Replication
3 3 (5.77%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) UNIX
2 11 (21.15%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) HPUX
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) zOS
5 1 (1.92%) MVS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.69%) E-business
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.92%) Analytics
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 15 (28.85%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.92%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) MCP
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.92%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Progress
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Sun
5 1 (1.92%) BMC
5 1 (1.92%) Sony