Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Administrator
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 80 83
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 17 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.52% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.69% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +10.34% +45.00%
10th Percentile £40,025 £34,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £45,500 £45,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% +10.34% +20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 1,099 726 791
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.21% 96.67% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 927 652 702
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,300 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,400 £51,250 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.57% - -

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Advertising
6 6 (35.29%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Data Management
8 4 (23.53%) Big Data
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
9 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) Marketing Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) Migration
9 3 (17.65%) Marketing
9 3 (17.65%) SMS
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) MySQL
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) Nagios
10 2 (11.76%) Kanban

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (23.53%) Big Data
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (11.76%) MySQL
7 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (47.06%) Advertising
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (35.29%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Marketing Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Bug Management
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Telematics
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Database Security
7 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Python
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.88%) RedGate
3 1 (5.88%) VMware