The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 52 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.35% 3.86% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 3.93% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 19
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
497 483 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.76% 98.17% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 429 426 473
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,400 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
Merseyside

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 31 July 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Replication
3 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Database Security
6 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
6 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) UNIX
8 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (11.76%) Middleware
9 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (5.88%) Windows

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
6 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) MS Access
7 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Replication
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Database Security
2 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft