The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 22 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.93% 4.76% 8.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 4.93% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,715 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
DBA
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
209 223 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.72% 96.54% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 175 168 227
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DBA
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Chester region.

DBA Salary Trend in Chester

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Big Data
4 7 (53.85%) OLTP
4 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
6 5 (38.46%) Vertica
6 5 (38.46%) Replication
6 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) VLDB
7 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Clustering
8 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (23.08%) DTS
8 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Big Data
4 7 (53.85%) OLTP
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (30.77%) VLDB
8 3 (23.08%) DTS
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
10 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Vertica
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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