The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 62 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.20% 0.47% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.48% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
SQL DBA
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 626 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.63% 97.51% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 400 430 410
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SQL 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 SQL DBA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 5 £39,500 +21.53% 1
SQL DBA
North East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Sun