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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.44% 0.28% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.30% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
444 333 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.45% 94.33% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 411 282 425
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Sybase
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase