The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 44 59 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 12 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.75% 1.55% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.63% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 18
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
406 553 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.91% 95.51% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 302 481 302
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

DBA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

DBA Salary Trend in Liverpool

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 21 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (70.83%) Replication
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (29.17%) Clustering
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (12.50%) ETL
12 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 3 (12.50%) Finance
13 2 (8.33%) VMware
13 2 (8.33%) OCP
13 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (8.33%) Service Management
13 2 (8.33%) MCTS
13 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
13 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (8.33%) ITIL
13 2 (8.33%) Windows
13 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (8.33%) .NET

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
7 1 (4.17%) QlikView
7 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.17%) OLAP
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Replication
2 7 (29.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Database Security
5 2 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) OCP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
Liverpool, Merseyside
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £35500 per annum + 20% pension, 35+ holidays
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago