The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 17 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.32% 2.55% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 2.58% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
DBA
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 155 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.05% 98.73% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 129 140
Average salary £31,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.25% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

DBA
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Bolton region.

DBA Salary Trend in Bolton

DBA
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited 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 DBA in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL