The median annual salary for a DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 52 56 54
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 1.47% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.52% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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

IT Job Roles
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 376 395 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.43% 97.05% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 343 352 371
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured DBA in the job title.

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 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Replication
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) zOS
6 1 (10.00%) JCL
6 1 (10.00%) BCP
6 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring

DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) BCP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago