The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - 60 51
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.32% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.39% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
SQL Server 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
434 503 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 98.19% 95.09% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 381 434 284
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,150 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) B2B
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft