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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 68 59 80
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 59 66 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.08% 3.89% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 4.11% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 39 34
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 12 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Warrington +3 12 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Crewe +3 10 £50,000 -33.33%
Macclesfield -14 9 £40,000 -
Knutsford +8 6 £70,000 +75.00%
Nantwich - 4 £30,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 68 (59.65%) Performance Tuning
2 67 (58.77%) SQL
3 64 (56.14%) SQL Server
4 56 (49.12%) Oracle
5 48 (42.11%) T-SQL
6 45 (39.47%) Oracle Database
7 43 (37.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (36.84%) Replication
8 42 (36.84%) Finance
9 41 (35.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 41 (35.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (32.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 33 (28.95%) ITIL
12 31 (27.19%) Oracle RMAN
13 28 (24.56%) Capacity Management
13 28 (24.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (23.68%) Oracle9i Database
15 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (22.81%) Windows
15 26 (22.81%) Data Guard
16 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
17 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (20.18%) Imperva
17 23 (20.18%) Foglight
17 23 (20.18%) Database Tuning
18 21 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 20 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 19 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
20 19 (16.67%) Service Delivery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.51%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.51%) CMS
2 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) SAN
2 3 (2.63%) DHCP
2 3 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (56.14%) SQL Server
2 45 (39.47%) Oracle Database
3 43 (37.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (35.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 41 (35.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (32.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 28 (24.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (23.68%) Oracle9i Database
8 26 (22.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 21 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (11.40%) Hadoop
12 10 (8.77%) OLTP
13 9 (7.89%) MySQL
13 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (7.89%) Big Data
14 8 (7.02%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (7.02%) MongoDB
14 8 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (1.75%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.84%) Replication
2 15 (13.16%) Clustering
3 13 (11.40%) Statistics
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.63%) Open Source
6 2 (1.75%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.81%) Windows
2 14 (12.28%) Linux
3 12 (10.53%) UNIX
4 4 (3.51%) Solaris
5 2 (1.75%) AIX
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.65%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (28.95%) ITIL
3 28 (24.56%) Capacity Management
4 23 (20.18%) Database Tuning
4 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 16 (14.04%) Business Continuity
7 15 (13.16%) Database Security
8 8 (7.02%) Change Control
8 8 (7.02%) Migration
8 8 (7.02%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.14%) Service Management
10 6 (5.26%) Change Management
10 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.51%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.51%) SOA
12 4 (3.51%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.77%) SQL
2 48 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 16 (14.04%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.75%) C#
5 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (27.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (5.26%) LiteSpeed
4 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (22.81%) Data Guard
2 23 (20.18%) Foglight
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 56 (49.12%) Oracle
2 23 (20.18%) Imperva
3 9 (7.89%) Sybase
4 8 (7.02%) Hyperion
5 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.26%) RainStor
7 5 (4.39%) Vertica
8 4 (3.51%) Teradata
9 3 (2.63%) Open Text
9 3 (2.63%) VMware
9 3 (2.63%) Sage
9 3 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (2.63%) Cognos
10 2 (1.75%) Primavera
10 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.75%) Facebook
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Posted: 2 days ago
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