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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 878 880 863
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 26 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.025% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.027% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 9
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +7.14%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

DB2 DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

DB2 DBA
Top 16 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 4 September 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
England +5 25 £32,500 -27.77%
East Midlands +6 9 £32,500 -23.52%
North West - 9 £32,500 -
Chesterfield - 9 £32,500 -
Chorley - 9 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 9 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 9 £32,500 -
Hampshire +22 8 £32,500 -40.90%
South East +14 8 £32,500 -40.90%
London +5 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Aldershot - 8 £32,500 -
Banbury - 7 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 £55,000 -
City of London - 1 - -

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) DB2
2 33 (53.23%) UNIX
3 32 (51.61%) Linux
3 32 (51.61%) Banking
4 19 (30.65%) Windows
5 17 (27.42%) zOS
6 16 (25.81%) IBM
6 16 (25.81%) Incident Management
7 15 (24.19%) Retail
8 12 (19.35%) ITIL
8 12 (19.35%) Mainframe
9 10 (16.13%) BMC
9 10 (16.13%) OMEGAMON
10 9 (14.52%) Tivoli
10 9 (14.52%) Replication
11 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
11 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
11 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.68%) Degree
12 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
13 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
13 5 (8.06%) Oracle
13 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
13 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (4.84%) SQL
15 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
15 2 (3.23%) AIX
15 2 (3.23%) VMware
15 2 (3.23%) Relational Database

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) ATM
1 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
General
1 32 (51.61%) Banking
2 15 (24.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Mainframe
2 9 (14.52%) Replication
3 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) EMV
4 1 (1.61%) EFT
4 1 (1.61%) APACS
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (53.23%) UNIX
2 32 (51.61%) Linux
3 19 (30.65%) Windows
4 17 (27.42%) zOS
5 2 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Incident Management
2 12 (19.35%) ITIL
3 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.23%) Database Security
5 2 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Information Security
6 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.61%) Migration
6 1 (1.61%) CRM
6 1 (1.61%) Benchmarking
6 1 (1.61%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.61%) Process Architecture
6 1 (1.61%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) OMEGAMON
2 9 (14.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) IBM
2 10 (16.13%) BMC
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Cognizant