The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 69 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 48 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.98% 2.04% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.11% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,333 £35,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1513 1660 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 96.91% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1237 1403
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Warrington +29 26 £42,500 +6.25%
Chester +14 7 £26,041 -33.22%
Crewe -13 5 £42,500 -
Macclesfield +9 3 £42,500 -
Knutsford -9 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 100 (81.30%) SQL
2 93 (75.61%) SQL Server
3 73 (59.35%) T-SQL
4 63 (51.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (47.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (47.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 52 (42.28%) Replication
8 51 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
9 47 (38.21%) Finance
9 47 (38.21%) Microsoft
10 43 (34.96%) Clustering
11 42 (34.15%) Oracle
12 40 (32.52%) Windows
13 33 (26.83%) Oracle Database
14 28 (22.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 27 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (21.14%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (21.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 25 (20.33%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (20.33%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (18.70%) ETL
18 23 (18.70%) Oracle Database 10g
19 21 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
20 19 (15.45%) MS Excel
20 19 (15.45%) Capacity Planning
20 19 (15.45%) Database Mirroring
21 18 (14.63%) Capacity Management
21 18 (14.63%) MCITP
21 18 (14.63%) Oracle9i Database
22 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (5.69%) Oracle 9iAS
3 6 (4.88%) IIS
4 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.44%) Lync
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.44%) Primavera
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.63%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) DHCP
1 9 (7.32%) DNS
2 4 (3.25%) Internet
3 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.44%) LAN
3 3 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 63 (51.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (47.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (47.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (26.83%) Oracle Database
6 26 (21.14%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (21.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (20.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 23 (18.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 21 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (14.63%) Oracle9i Database
11 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (10.57%) OLAP Cube
12 13 (10.57%) OLAP
13 11 (8.94%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (7.32%) OLTP
14 9 (7.32%) DB2
15 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (6.50%) MySQL
16 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (38.21%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Local Government
2 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.63%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.63%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.81%) Automotive
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) WebCenter
2 2 (1.63%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (1.63%) XML
2 2 (1.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.63%) NHibernate
2 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) J2EE
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 52 (42.28%) Replication
2 43 (34.96%) Clustering
3 14 (11.38%) Statistics
4 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.88%) NHS
5 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.44%) Life Science
6 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.52%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Linux
3 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.50%) UNIX
4 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.44%) SUSE
5 3 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.46%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (22.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (20.33%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (18.70%) ETL
5 19 (15.45%) Capacity Planning
5 19 (15.45%) Database Mirroring
6 18 (14.63%) Capacity Management
7 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (12.20%) Migration
8 15 (12.20%) ITIL
9 12 (9.76%) Service Management
9 12 (9.76%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.32%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.32%) CRM
11 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.50%) Database Tuning
12 7 (5.69%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.69%) Business Continuity
12 7 (5.69%) Change Management
12 7 (5.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (81.30%) SQL
2 73 (59.35%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.94%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.50%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.07%) C#
6 3 (2.44%) Prolog
7 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.63%) MCITP
3 16 (13.01%) Degree
4 9 (7.32%) MCDBA
5 6 (4.88%) OCP
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (4.88%) MCTS
6 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 9 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.25%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) Data Guard
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (5.69%) Foglight
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 47 (38.21%) Microsoft
2 42 (34.15%) Oracle
3 7 (5.69%) Teradata
3 7 (5.69%) Imperva
4 5 (4.07%) VMware
4 5 (4.07%) Sybase
5 4 (3.25%) Vertica
5 4 (3.25%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.44%) CommVault
6 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.63%) SAP
7 2 (1.63%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.63%) Sage
7 2 (1.63%) Epicor
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Veritas
8 1 (0.81%) HP
Runcorn, Cheshire
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