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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 50 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 9 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.87% 4.20% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 4.28% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 19
Average salary £25,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +19.04%
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
464 467 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.27% 98.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 389 413 460
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 £25,000 £25,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Replication
3 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (31.25%) Database Security
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (25.00%) Clustering
7 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) UNIX
9 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Middleware
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (6.25%) VBA
10 1 (6.25%) MS Excel

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) MS Access
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Database Security
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Liverpool
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