The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 123 126 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 62 54 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.53% 1.34% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.41% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 43 122
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3850 3820 3695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.76% 94.65% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3171 3330 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 4 £42,500 -
Stockport -8 1 £13,000 -67.50%
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 99 (63.87%) SQL
2 60 (38.71%) Oracle
3 52 (33.55%) SQL Server
3 52 (33.55%) Oracle Database
4 37 (23.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (22.58%) Data Guard
5 35 (22.58%) Finance
5 35 (22.58%) Replication
6 34 (21.94%) Oracle RAC
7 31 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 30 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (18.71%) Teradata
10 28 (18.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (18.06%) T-SQL
11 27 (17.42%) Windows
12 26 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (16.77%) Performance Management
13 25 (16.13%) Problem Management
13 25 (16.13%) Capacity Management
13 25 (16.13%) Oracle RMAN
14 23 (14.84%) Oracle Database 10g
15 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (13.55%) Banking
17 19 (12.26%) Microsoft
17 19 (12.26%) Linux
17 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
18 18 (11.61%) MySQL
18 18 (11.61%) PL/SQL
18 18 (11.61%) Clustering

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (8.39%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (2.58%) Node.js
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.29%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (10.32%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (10.32%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.81%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) NAS
2 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.55%) SQL Server
1 52 (33.55%) Oracle Database
2 37 (23.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 30 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (18.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (16.77%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (14.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (13.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (11.61%) MySQL
10 16 (10.32%) Relational Database
11 15 (9.68%) RDBMS
12 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (5.81%) DTS
14 8 (5.16%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (4.52%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (22.58%) Finance
2 21 (13.55%) Banking
3 4 (2.58%) Retail
4 3 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.29%) Back Office
5 2 (1.29%) Marketing
5 2 (1.29%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.87%) Middleware
1 6 (3.87%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.58%) Replication
2 18 (11.61%) Clustering
3 7 (4.52%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.23%) GIS
5 4 (2.58%) HACMP
5 4 (2.58%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.94%) Statistics
7 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.29%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.29%) Telematics
8 1 (0.65%) Open Source
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.42%) Windows
2 19 (12.26%) Linux
3 16 (10.32%) UNIX
4 11 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.58%) CentOS
8 3 (1.94%) AIX
9 2 (1.29%) Solaris
9 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) HPUX
10 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (16.77%) Performance Management
3 25 (16.13%) Problem Management
3 25 (16.13%) Capacity Management
4 16 (10.32%) Migration
5 15 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (9.03%) Database Security
7 11 (7.10%) ETL
8 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.16%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.52%) SOA
10 7 (4.52%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.52%) High Availability
11 6 (3.87%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (3.87%) ERP
11 6 (3.87%) Data Management
11 6 (3.87%) Database Tuning
12 5 (3.23%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (63.87%) SQL
2 28 (18.06%) T-SQL
3 18 (11.61%) PL/SQL
4 9 (5.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.29%) JCL
6 2 (1.29%) Perl
6 2 (1.29%) VBA
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) Java
7 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (5.16%) Degree
1 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.87%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) HND
4 1 (0.65%) OCP
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) SLA
2 4 (2.58%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (21.94%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (16.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.58%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.94%) LiteSpeed
5 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 35 (22.58%) Data Guard
2 11 (7.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (4.52%) Puppet
4 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 60 (38.71%) Oracle
2 29 (18.71%) Teradata
3 19 (12.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.74%) VMware
5 7 (4.52%) Informatica
6 6 (3.87%) NetApp
6 6 (3.87%) Citrix
7 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.29%) IBM
8 2 (1.29%) Veritas
9 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) SAP
9 1 (0.65%) i-GRasp
9 1 (0.65%) Tableau
9 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.65%) Hyperion
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