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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 81 53 93
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 16 67 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 3.96% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 4.11% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 65 21
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,018 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1101 1629 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.16% 96.39% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1250 1292
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Wilmslow -1 3 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Macclesfield 0 1 £40,000 -
Chester -10 1 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 39 (58.21%) SQL
2 34 (50.75%) Oracle
3 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
3 31 (46.27%) Oracle Database
4 27 (40.30%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (40.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (38.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (35.82%) Relational Database
7 21 (31.34%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (28.36%) Finance
8 19 (28.36%) RDBMS
9 18 (26.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (26.87%) Oracle Database 12c
10 17 (25.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (22.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (22.39%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (20.90%) Data Guard
12 14 (20.90%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (20.90%) Business Continuity
13 13 (19.40%) ETL
14 12 (17.91%) ITIL
14 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
14 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
16 10 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (14.93%) Replication
17 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
17 9 (13.43%) Change Control

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:

Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle Database
1 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (40.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (38.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (35.82%) Relational Database
5 19 (28.36%) RDBMS
6 18 (26.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (26.87%) Oracle Database 12c
6 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (25.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (22.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (8.96%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
14 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (5.97%) MySQL
15 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Replication
2 7 (10.45%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Unix
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (22.39%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (20.90%) Business Continuity
4 13 (19.40%) ETL
5 12 (17.91%) ITIL
6 9 (13.43%) Change Control
7 8 (11.94%) Database Security
8 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.96%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (8.96%) High Availability
9 6 (8.96%) Product Management
10 5 (7.46%) Capacity Management
10 5 (7.46%) Database Tuning
10 5 (7.46%) ETL Development
10 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.48%) Migration
12 2 (2.99%) Data Management
12 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.49%) C#
5 1 (1.49%) C++
5 1 (1.49%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) OCP
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.99%) MCITP
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) COBIT
1 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Data Guard
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (8.96%) Foglight
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Imperva
4 5 (7.46%) RainStor
4 5 (7.46%) Teradata
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £43000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago