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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank - 54 52
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 2.56% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.62% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 11
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
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
571 572 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.01% 97.61% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 479 503 485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Clustering
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) ProC
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ProC
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle