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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 883 891 883
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 12 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.008% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +12.82%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 15 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 18 December 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 +11 10 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Coventry - 3 £45,000 -
London +22 2 - -
Scotland +11 2 - -
South East +6 2 £50,750 -7.72%
Edinburgh -1 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £50,750 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £42,500 -
North East - 2 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £44,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £44,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £44,000 -

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 43 (100.00%) DB2
2 29 (67.44%) SQL
3 21 (48.84%) Mainframe
4 20 (46.51%) Linux
5 19 (44.19%) IBM
5 19 (44.19%) zOS
6 18 (41.86%) Windows
7 17 (39.53%) REXX
8 16 (37.21%) BMC
8 16 (37.21%) CA
8 16 (37.21%) Oracle
8 16 (37.21%) OMEGAMON
9 15 (34.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (32.56%) ISPF
11 12 (27.91%) UNIX
11 12 (27.91%) MVS
12 11 (25.58%) Degree
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
14 6 (13.95%) AIX
15 5 (11.63%) SAP
16 4 (9.30%) Java
16 4 (9.30%) ITIL
16 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
16 4 (9.30%) CICS
16 4 (9.30%) Replication
17 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
17 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 3 (6.98%) Marketing
17 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
17 3 (6.98%) DTV

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (9.30%) CICS
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) DB2
2 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) Adabas
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) OLAP
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ERwin
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) ISPF
2 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.30%) Replication
3 3 (6.98%) DTV
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) HACMP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) zOS
3 18 (41.86%) Windows
4 12 (27.91%) MVS
4 12 (27.91%) UNIX
5 6 (13.95%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
3 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.65%) Database Tuning
4 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.65%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) Service Management
4 2 (4.65%) Change Management
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.33%) ETL
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) REXX
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.65%) JCL
5 2 (4.65%) Korn
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) OMEGAMON
2 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.65%) MAINVIEW
3 2 (4.65%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) IBM
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 16 (37.21%) BMC
2 16 (37.21%) CA
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Remedy