The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 DBA role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DB2 DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 872 854 860
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 31 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.010% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DB2 DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DB2 DBA in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DB2 DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DB2 DBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK.

DB2 DBA Salary Trend in the UK

DB2 DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DB2 DBA over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

DB2 DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

DB2 DBA
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
England +7 31 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South East +1 11 £55,000 +29.41%
North East - 10 £42,500 -
Hampshire +4 9 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £45,000 -
Coventry - 7 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 7 £55,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £62,500 -
London -14 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £39,500 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £39,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £39,500 -
South Coast - 1 £55,000 -

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited DB2 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 DB2 DBA in their job title.

1 58 (100.00%) DB2
2 30 (51.72%) IBM
3 29 (50.00%) Mainframe
4 27 (46.55%) zOS
5 18 (31.03%) Windows
5 18 (31.03%) Incident Management
6 17 (29.31%) SQL
7 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (25.86%) Banking
8 15 (25.86%) UNIX
9 14 (24.14%) Linux
10 10 (17.24%) Oracle
10 10 (17.24%) ISPF
10 10 (17.24%) Finance
11 9 (15.52%) Replication
11 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
11 9 (15.52%) AIX
11 9 (15.52%) REXX
11 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
12 8 (13.79%) Tivoli
12 8 (13.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (13.79%) HACMP
12 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (12.07%) Korn
14 6 (10.34%) Change Management
14 6 (10.34%) BMC
14 6 (10.34%) COBOL
14 6 (10.34%) Performance Management
14 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (10.34%) Database Tuning

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited DB2 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 DB2 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.90%) CICS
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.72%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) DB2
2 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.34%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) OLTP
5 1 (1.72%) DB2 UDB
General
1 15 (25.86%) Banking
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) ISPF
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
3 2 (3.45%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (15.52%) Replication
3 8 (13.79%) HACMP
4 3 (5.17%) DTV
4 3 (5.17%) VSAM
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) zOS
2 18 (31.03%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) UNIX
4 14 (24.14%) Linux
5 9 (15.52%) AIX
6 5 (8.62%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Incident Management
2 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.34%) Performance Management
4 6 (10.34%) Database Tuning
4 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (10.34%) Change Management
5 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (1.72%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.72%) Migration
8 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 9 (15.52%) REXX
2 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
3 7 (12.07%) Korn
4 6 (10.34%) COBOL
5 5 (8.62%) JCL
6 2 (3.45%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Tivoli
1 8 (13.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.62%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) IBM
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) BMC
4 4 (6.90%) CA
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp
6 1 (1.72%) Remedy
6 1 (1.72%) McAfee
6 1 (1.72%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Computacenter
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