The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 45 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.01% 3.98% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 4.33% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Median salary £40,000 £31,229 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.08% -10.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.27% +5.58%
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
391 485 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.99% 92.03% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 371 392 414
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,230 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Chorley -7 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Colne - 1 £45,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Lancashire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL