The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 83 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 15 41 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.32% 2.94% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 3.03% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 61
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1105 1355 1813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.93% 97.20% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1195 1575
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 11 December 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +16 9 £45,000 +8.43%
Macclesfield -13 1 £42,500 +3.03%
Wilmslow -23 1 £35,000 -22.22%
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 40 (93.02%) SQL
2 38 (88.37%) SQL Server
3 32 (74.42%) T-SQL
4 29 (67.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (67.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (65.12%) MS Excel
6 27 (62.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
8 22 (51.16%) ETL
9 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (41.86%) MySQL
12 16 (37.21%) MS Office
12 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
13 15 (34.88%) VBA
13 15 (34.88%) Billing
14 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (25.58%) HP
14 11 (25.58%) Talend
14 11 (25.58%) Web Development
14 11 (25.58%) Talend Open Studio
15 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (16.28%) High Availability
16 7 (16.28%) Degree
17 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
17 6 (13.95%) Finance
17 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
18 5 (11.63%) .NET
18 5 (11.63%) Clustering
18 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (65.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (37.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (88.37%) SQL Server
2 29 (67.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (67.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (62.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (41.86%) MySQL
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (9.30%) MS Access
8 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.33%) Big Data
11 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
11 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.33%) OLTP
11 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (34.88%) Billing
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ETL
2 11 (25.58%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (25.58%) Web Development
3 7 (16.28%) High Availability
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.98%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (6.98%) ETL Development
7 3 (6.98%) Full Text Search
7 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.65%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 2 (4.65%) Market Making
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) SQL
2 32 (74.42%) T-SQL
3 15 (34.88%) VBA
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCDBA
3 3 (6.98%) MCITP
3 3 (6.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) HP
2 11 (25.58%) Talend
3 2 (4.65%) Cognos
3 2 (4.65%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) RainStor
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata