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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 63 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 54 57 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.05% 3.56% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 3.81% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 28
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
1663 1498 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.80% 93.45% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1166 1730
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +3 16 £37,500 - 5
Chester +20 13 £40,000 +3.22%
Knutsford - 13 £54,000 - 1
Crewe -8 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Macclesfield -20 2 £40,000 -
Nantwich - 2 £30,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 71 (56.35%) Performance Tuning
2 70 (55.56%) SQL
3 68 (53.97%) SQL Server
4 65 (51.59%) Oracle
5 58 (46.03%) Finance
6 52 (41.27%) Oracle Database
7 47 (37.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 47 (37.30%) T-SQL
8 44 (34.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (34.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (34.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 42 (33.33%) ITIL
11 38 (30.16%) Replication
11 38 (30.16%) Capacity Management
12 37 (29.37%) Oracle RMAN
13 32 (25.40%) Data Guard
13 32 (25.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (24.60%) Oracle9i Database
15 29 (23.02%) Database Tuning
15 29 (23.02%) Oracle Database 12c
16 28 (22.22%) Imperva
16 28 (22.22%) Foglight
17 24 (19.05%) Windows
17 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (18.25%) Service Delivery
19 22 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
21 19 (15.08%) Linux
22 17 (13.49%) UNIX
22 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.17%) CMS
2 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (6.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) DHCP
1 2 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 52 (41.27%) Oracle Database
3 47 (37.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 44 (34.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (34.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (34.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 32 (25.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (24.60%) Oracle9i Database
8 29 (23.02%) Oracle Database 12c
9 22 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (12.70%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (11.11%) OLTP
13 12 (9.52%) Hadoop
14 10 (7.94%) MySQL
14 10 (7.94%) DB2
15 9 (7.14%) Big Data
16 8 (6.35%) Ingres
16 8 (6.35%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (46.03%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Local Government
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.79%) Automotive
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.16%) Replication
2 15 (11.90%) Statistics
3 13 (10.32%) Clustering
4 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Open Source
5 2 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) Windows
2 19 (15.08%) Linux
3 17 (13.49%) UNIX
4 4 (3.17%) Solaris
5 2 (1.59%) AIX
5 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (56.35%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (33.33%) ITIL
3 38 (30.16%) Capacity Management
4 29 (23.02%) Database Tuning
5 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (18.25%) Service Delivery
7 20 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (10.32%) Business Continuity
9 9 (7.14%) Migration
9 9 (7.14%) Service Management
9 9 (7.14%) Database Security
10 8 (6.35%) Incident Management
10 8 (6.35%) Change Control
10 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.56%) ETL
11 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (3.17%) Data Transformation
12 4 (3.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.56%) SQL
2 47 (37.30%) T-SQL
3 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.38%) C#
6 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Degree
1 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) MCITP
5 3 (2.38%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.79%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 37 (29.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (25.40%) Data Guard
2 28 (22.22%) Foglight
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 65 (51.59%) Oracle
2 28 (22.22%) Imperva
3 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.94%) Teradata
5 9 (7.14%) Hyperion
5 9 (7.14%) Sybase
6 6 (4.76%) Vertica
7 5 (3.97%) RainStor
8 3 (2.38%) Open Text
8 3 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.38%) Cognos
8 3 (2.38%) Sage
9 2 (1.59%) Primavera
9 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.59%) VMware
10 1 (0.79%) Facebook
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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