Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DBA was £39,513 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 54 81
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 35 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.84% 3.82% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 4.06% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £39,513 £42,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.92% +6.33% -7.06%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,500 £31,875
90th Percentile £61,500 £52,500 £50,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,513 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.92% +5.00% -5.88%

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 699 935 806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 93.97% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 601 785 687
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £38,959 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.37% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,131 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.33% +4.00% +7.14%

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 29 (82.86%) Oracle
2 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (62.86%) Degree
6 20 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (57.14%) Data Guard
6 20 (57.14%) SQL
6 20 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 20 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 20 (57.14%) Oracle Database
6 20 (57.14%) Mentoring
6 20 (57.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 20 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (51.43%) Oracle Linux
7 18 (51.43%) Linux
8 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
9 14 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
9 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
10 12 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (34.29%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (25.71%) Open Source
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (22.86%) MCSA
12 8 (22.86%) Case Management
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (20.00%) DevOps
13 7 (20.00%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 14 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Virtual Team
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.71%) Open Source
5 8 (22.86%) Case Management
6 7 (20.00%) DevOps
6 7 (20.00%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
7 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.57%) B2C
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.71%) Bug Management
9 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.71%) High Availability
9 2 (5.71%) Telematics
10 1 (2.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (62.86%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (34.29%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (22.86%) MCSA
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
1 20 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.57%) Opsview
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) SCOM
5 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Rackspace