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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 45 86 55
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 78 35 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.50% 2.06% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.77% 2.17% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 17 45
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 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,000 £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
1636 1611 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.40% 95.04% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1186 1399
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,999 £51,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +32 35 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford - 15 £53,250 -
Macclesfield - 9 £40,000 - 2
Chester +10 4 £43,750 +4.79%
Crewe -7 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Wilmslow - 2 £39,000 -
Alderley Edge - 2 £35,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 98 (73.13%) SQL
2 94 (70.15%) SQL Server
3 71 (52.99%) T-SQL
4 66 (49.25%) Performance Tuning
5 64 (47.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 60 (44.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 57 (42.54%) Finance
8 53 (39.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (38.81%) Replication
10 49 (36.57%) Oracle
11 37 (27.61%) Windows
11 37 (27.61%) Oracle Database
12 33 (24.63%) Microsoft
13 29 (21.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 28 (20.90%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (20.90%) Capacity Management
15 26 (19.40%) Clustering
16 25 (18.66%) Oracle RMAN
16 25 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (18.66%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (17.16%) ITIL
18 22 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
20 20 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (14.93%) Data Guard
20 20 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 20 (14.93%) Statistics
21 19 (14.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
22 18 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
22 18 (13.43%) Linux

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.99%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) DHCP
1 1 (0.75%) DNS
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (70.15%) SQL Server
2 64 (47.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (44.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (39.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 37 (27.61%) Oracle Database
6 29 (21.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 28 (20.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (12.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (11.94%) Oracle9i Database
12 15 (11.19%) OLTP
13 14 (10.45%) SQL Server 2000
13 14 (10.45%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (9.70%) OLAP Cube
14 13 (9.70%) OLAP
15 12 (8.96%) DB2
16 11 (8.21%) MySQL
17 9 (6.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (14.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (42.54%) Finance
2 4 (2.99%) Local Government
3 2 (1.49%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.49%) 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 (1.49%) .NET
1 2 (1.49%) XML
1 2 (1.49%) NHibernate
1 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.49%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (38.81%) Replication
2 26 (19.40%) Clustering
3 20 (14.93%) Statistics
4 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.48%) NHS
4 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.61%) Windows
2 18 (13.43%) Linux
3 13 (9.70%) UNIX
4 4 (2.99%) Solaris
5 3 (2.24%) SUSE
5 3 (2.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.25%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (20.90%) Capacity Management
3 25 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (17.16%) ITIL
5 22 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (12.69%) ETL
7 15 (11.19%) Database Tuning
8 13 (9.70%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.96%) Migration
9 12 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (8.21%) Business Continuity
10 11 (8.21%) Incident Management
11 9 (6.72%) CRM
12 8 (5.97%) Change Management
12 8 (5.97%) Service Management
13 7 (5.22%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.48%) Problem Management
14 6 (4.48%) SOA
14 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (73.13%) SQL
2 71 (52.99%) T-SQL
3 15 (11.19%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.97%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.73%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.70%) Degree
3 12 (8.96%) MCITP
4 9 (6.72%) MCDBA
5 7 (5.22%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (18.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (14.93%) Data Guard
3 14 (10.45%) Foglight
4 7 (5.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 49 (36.57%) Oracle
2 33 (24.63%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.45%) Imperva
4 10 (7.46%) Hyperion
4 10 (7.46%) Teradata
5 7 (5.22%) Vertica
5 7 (5.22%) Sybase
6 2 (1.49%) SAP
6 2 (1.49%) Epicor
6 2 (1.49%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.49%) Sage
7 1 (0.75%) VMware
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