The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 47 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 1 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.28% 1.63% 5.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.65% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 22
Average salary £50,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 484 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.07% 98.57% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 278 423 373
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DBA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

DBA Salary Trend in Lancashire

DBA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Preston - 1 £50,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) NHS
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (37.50%) Tableau
3 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) PowerPivot
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) OLTP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) OCA
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion