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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 104 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 77 65 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.15% 1.61% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 1.71% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 51
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
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
3414 3809 3882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.26% 94.49% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2836 3144 3361
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
Bolton - 5 £39,000 -
Wigan -1 4 £47,000 +10.58%
Rochdale - 4 £59,000 -
Stockport +9 3 £37,500 +188.46% 1
Altrincham +7 1 £40,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 110 (74.83%) SQL
2 107 (72.79%) SQL Server
3 81 (55.10%) T-SQL
4 75 (51.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 66 (44.90%) Performance Tuning
6 60 (40.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 55 (37.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (34.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (34.01%) Replication
10 39 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (23.13%) Windows
13 31 (21.09%) Oracle
14 30 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (19.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 29 (19.73%) PowerShell
16 28 (19.05%) Database Mirroring
17 26 (17.69%) Oracle Database
18 24 (16.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 23 (15.65%) Oracle Database 11g
19 23 (15.65%) Clustering
20 22 (14.97%) Statistics
20 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
21 20 (13.61%) Oracle Database 10g
22 19 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
23 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
23 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
24 16 (10.88%) Finance
25 14 (9.52%) Linux
25 14 (9.52%) MySQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 4 (2.72%) IIS
2 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.72%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (2.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) SAN
2 4 (2.72%) DMZ
2 4 (2.72%) Internet
2 4 (2.72%) NAS
2 4 (2.72%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (72.79%) SQL Server
2 75 (51.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (40.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (37.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (34.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 39 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (19.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (17.69%) Oracle Database
9 23 (15.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (13.61%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (9.52%) MySQL
12 13 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (8.84%) Relational Database
13 12 (8.16%) DTS
14 11 (7.48%) Hadoop
15 9 (6.12%) Big Data
15 9 (6.12%) Oracle9i Database
15 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (16.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.04%) Toad
3 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 16 (10.88%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Banking
2 7 (4.76%) Retail
3 4 (2.72%) Local Government
3 4 (2.72%) Marketing
3 4 (2.72%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Automotive
4 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) XML
2 4 (2.72%) .NET
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) LAMP
3 1 (0.68%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (34.01%) Replication
2 23 (15.65%) Clustering
3 22 (14.97%) Statistics
4 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.72%) User Experience
6 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.36%) Data Conversion
7 2 (1.36%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.68%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.13%) Windows
2 14 (9.52%) Linux
3 12 (8.16%) UNIX
4 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Debian
7 1 (0.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.68%) AIX
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.90%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (19.05%) Database Mirroring
5 19 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (8.16%) Migration
7 9 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.44%) ETL
8 8 (5.44%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.08%) Database Tuning
10 6 (4.08%) Cash Management
10 6 (4.08%) Project Management
10 6 (4.08%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.40%) Data Transformation
11 5 (3.40%) Change Management
11 5 (3.40%) Data Analysis
12 4 (2.72%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (74.83%) SQL
2 81 (55.10%) T-SQL
3 29 (19.73%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.76%) Python
5 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.08%) Java
6 5 (3.40%) PHP
6 5 (3.40%) C++
6 5 (3.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.04%) Bourne shell
7 3 (2.04%) C#
8 2 (1.36%) C
8 2 (1.36%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) R
9 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.12%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) MCP
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.36%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.68%) MCTS
5 1 (0.68%) MCITP
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.72%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (4.76%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Foglight
4 1 (0.68%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Oracle
2 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.48%) Teradata
4 8 (5.44%) Tableau
4 8 (5.44%) Hortonworks
4 8 (5.44%) IBM
5 6 (4.08%) Hyperion
5 6 (4.08%) VMware
6 3 (2.04%) NetApp
6 3 (2.04%) Facebook
7 2 (1.36%) Remedy
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) EMC
8 1 (0.68%) Imperva
8 1 (0.68%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.68%) RainStor
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