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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 49 90 63
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 76 34 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.43% 1.87% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.71% 1.95% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 21 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
1612 1745 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.99% 95.72% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1275 1437
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +41 35 £40,000 - 5
Knutsford -6 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Macclesfield +6 8 £40,000 - 1
Crewe -3 7 £50,000 - 1
Chester +9 2 £43,750 +4.79%
Alderley Edge - 2 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £39,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 104 (78.20%) SQL
2 99 (74.44%) SQL Server
3 76 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 66 (49.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 64 (48.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (43.61%) Performance Tuning
7 55 (41.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 52 (39.10%) Replication
9 51 (38.35%) Finance
10 45 (33.83%) Oracle
11 38 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 34 (25.56%) Windows
12 34 (25.56%) Oracle Database
13 29 (21.80%) Clustering
14 27 (20.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 25 (18.80%) Oracle Database 11g
15 25 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (18.80%) Disaster Recovery
16 24 (18.05%) Oracle Database 10g
17 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (16.54%) MS Excel
18 22 (16.54%) Data Warehouse
19 21 (15.79%) Capacity Management
20 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 20 (15.04%) SQL Server 2005
21 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
22 18 (13.53%) Oracle RMAN
22 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
23 17 (12.78%) Linux
23 17 (12.78%) ETL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle 9iAS
1 3 (2.26%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (16.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (6.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.50%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) DHCP
2 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (74.44%) SQL Server
2 66 (49.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 64 (48.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (41.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 34 (25.56%) Oracle Database
6 27 (20.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (18.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (18.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 22 (16.54%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (15.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (15.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (11.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (11.28%) OLTP
12 13 (9.77%) Oracle9i Database
12 13 (9.77%) OLAP
12 13 (9.77%) OLAP Cube
13 12 (9.02%) DB2
14 11 (8.27%) MySQL
15 9 (6.77%) Big Data
16 8 (6.02%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 19 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (38.35%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Local Government
3 2 (1.50%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.50%) .NET
1 2 (1.50%) XML
1 2 (1.50%) NHibernate
1 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (39.10%) Replication
2 29 (21.80%) Clustering
3 17 (12.78%) Statistics
4 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.51%) NHS
4 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.56%) Windows
2 17 (12.78%) Linux
3 13 (9.77%) UNIX
4 3 (2.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.26%) SUSE
4 3 (2.26%) Solaris
5 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.61%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (18.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.79%) Capacity Management
5 17 (12.78%) ETL
5 17 (12.78%) ITIL
6 14 (10.53%) Migration
6 14 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
7 13 (9.77%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (6.77%) Database Tuning
8 9 (6.77%) Incident Management
8 9 (6.77%) Business Continuity
8 9 (6.77%) Service Management
8 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.77%) CRM
9 8 (6.02%) Change Management
10 7 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.51%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.51%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 104 (78.20%) SQL
2 76 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.27%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.77%) MCITP
2 13 (9.77%) Degree
3 9 (6.77%) MCDBA
4 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.51%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) OCP
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (13.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (10.53%) Data Guard
3 8 (6.02%) Foglight
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (33.83%) Oracle
2 38 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.52%) Teradata
4 9 (6.77%) Hyperion
5 8 (6.02%) Imperva
6 7 (5.26%) Vertica
6 7 (5.26%) Sybase
7 2 (1.50%) SAP
7 2 (1.50%) Epicor
7 2 (1.50%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.50%) Sage
8 1 (0.75%) VMware
Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago