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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank - 16 35
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 7.18% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.87% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 7
Average salary - £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
110 178 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.10% 91.28% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 99 152 137
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
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