The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 16 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 77 59 87
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 125 164 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.06% 3.93% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 4.12% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 105 116 86
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3874 3983 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.52% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3446 3313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
DBA
North West

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DBA Salary Trend in Manchester

DBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

DBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 13 £42,500 -0.58%
Sale +1 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Salford -3 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Altrincham +8 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Wigan - 1 £32,500 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 133 (68.91%) SQL
2 86 (44.56%) Oracle
3 85 (44.04%) SQL Server
4 74 (38.34%) Oracle Database
5 62 (32.12%) Performance Tuning
6 56 (29.02%) Finance
7 54 (27.98%) T-SQL
8 52 (26.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (26.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 51 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 45 (23.32%) Oracle RMAN
11 44 (22.80%) Oracle RAC
12 42 (21.76%) Data Guard
13 40 (20.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 39 (20.21%) Clustering
14 39 (20.21%) Replication
15 37 (19.17%) Microsoft
15 37 (19.17%) Oracle Database 10g
16 34 (17.62%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (17.62%) Windows
17 31 (16.06%) PL/SQL
18 28 (14.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 27 (13.99%) SQL Server 2005
20 25 (12.95%) Linux
21 22 (11.40%) Oracle Applications
21 22 (11.40%) Oracle EBS
21 22 (11.40%) MS Excel
21 22 (11.40%) .NET
22 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
22 20 (10.36%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.74%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.66%) SAS
3 8 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (11.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (11.40%) Oracle EBS
1 22 (11.40%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (7.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.18%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (2.07%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.15%) SAN
2 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (44.04%) SQL Server
2 74 (38.34%) Oracle Database
3 52 (26.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (26.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 51 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (20.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (19.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 34 (17.62%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (14.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (13.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (10.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
11 17 (8.81%) RDBMS
12 15 (7.77%) MySQL
13 11 (5.70%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (4.66%) Oracle9i Database
14 9 (4.66%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (4.15%) DTS
15 8 (4.15%) NoSQL
16 7 (3.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 56 (29.02%) Finance
2 18 (9.33%) Retail
3 15 (7.77%) Banking
4 5 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.40%) .NET
2 8 (4.15%) Middleware
2 8 (4.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.04%) ODBC
4 2 (1.04%) MDX
5 1 (0.52%) MapReduce
5 1 (0.52%) XML
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.21%) Replication
1 39 (20.21%) Clustering
2 9 (4.66%) Telematics
3 8 (4.15%) GIS
4 7 (3.63%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (3.63%) Mainframe
5 6 (3.11%) Data Extraction
6 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.07%) HACMP
8 2 (1.04%) Statistics
8 2 (1.04%) New Media
9 1 (0.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.62%) Windows
2 25 (12.95%) Linux
3 15 (7.77%) UNIX
4 12 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.55%) Solaris
6 3 (1.55%) AIX
6 3 (1.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) HPUX
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.12%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (8.81%) Database Security
2 17 (8.81%) Database Tuning
3 15 (7.77%) ETL
3 15 (7.77%) Migration
4 13 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (6.74%) Service Delivery
5 11 (5.70%) Business Continuity
5 11 (5.70%) Performance Management
5 11 (5.70%) High Availability
6 10 (5.18%) Capacity Management
6 10 (5.18%) Problem Management
7 9 (4.66%) SOA
7 9 (4.66%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.15%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.63%) Data Management
10 5 (2.59%) Change Management
10 5 (2.59%) Information Security
10 5 (2.59%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (68.91%) SQL
2 54 (27.98%) T-SQL
3 31 (16.06%) PL/SQL
4 15 (7.77%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.15%) JCL
6 5 (2.59%) VB
7 3 (1.55%) C
7 3 (1.55%) C#
8 2 (1.04%) VBA
9 1 (0.52%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.52%) VB6
9 1 (0.52%) Ruby
9 1 (0.52%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.81%) Degree
2 9 (4.66%) HND
3 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.55%) OCP
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.04%) MCTS
6 2 (1.04%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.77%) QA
2 9 (4.66%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.15%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (23.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 44 (22.80%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.07%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (21.76%) Data Guard
2 11 (5.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (3.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 86 (44.56%) Oracle
2 37 (19.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.81%) Teradata
4 16 (8.29%) NetApp
5 15 (7.77%) VMware
6 11 (5.70%) Citrix
7 7 (3.63%) IBM
7 7 (3.63%) Informatica
8 2 (1.04%) HP
8 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) Percona
9 1 (0.52%) Unisys
9 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £20000 - £200000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TalkTalk
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 26 days ago