The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 89 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 30 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 2.72% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.87% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 57
Average salary £43,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,280 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1703 1637 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.67% 94.62% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1338 1959
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester -9 9 £38,250 +8.51%
Knutsford - 8 £50,000 -
Crewe +3 4 - -
Macclesfield -1 4 - -
Warrington -14 2 £47,500 +52.73% 4
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 45 (72.58%) SQL
2 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
3 25 (40.32%) Oracle
4 21 (33.87%) T-SQL
4 21 (33.87%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database
6 19 (30.65%) Replication
6 19 (30.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (27.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (20.97%) Windows
10 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (19.35%) Clustering
11 10 (16.13%) UNIX
11 10 (16.13%) Linux
11 10 (16.13%) Finance
11 10 (16.13%) Data Guard
12 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (14.52%) Database Security
12 9 (14.52%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (14.52%) Degree
12 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (12.90%) SAN
13 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (12.90%) Data Analysis
14 7 (11.29%) LiteSpeed

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SAN
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 19 (30.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (27.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (27.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (19.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (11.29%) OLTP
9 7 (11.29%) MySQL
9 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
9 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
10 5 (8.06%) Big Data
10 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (6.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Automotive
2 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Replication
2 12 (19.35%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) UNIX
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) AIX
4 2 (3.23%) Solaris
4 2 (3.23%) Tru64
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (14.52%) Database Security
2 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (12.90%) Data Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Change Management
5 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.45%) ETL
6 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 4 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (4.84%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (4.84%) ERP
8 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.23%) Migration
8 2 (3.23%) High Availability
9 1 (1.61%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.61%) Change Control
9 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.61%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 45 (72.58%) SQL
2 21 (33.87%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (11.29%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.61%) Legato
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Sybase
3 3 (4.84%) Vertica
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Teradata
5 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.61%) Facebook
5 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
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