The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 130 91 116
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 70 101 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.88% 2.85% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 2.98% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 79
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £40,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3629 3384 4111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.29% 95.51% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3188 2790 3513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured DBA in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

DBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 8 £55,000 - 1
Stockport -1 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Bolton -2 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Salford - 3 £50,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £42,500 -
Bury - 1 £30,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 138 (97.18%) SQL
2 125 (88.03%) SQL Server
3 81 (57.04%) T-SQL
4 80 (56.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 71 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 70 (49.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 68 (47.89%) Performance Tuning
8 62 (43.66%) Replication
9 56 (39.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 50 (35.21%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (28.17%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (27.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (27.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 38 (26.76%) MS Excel
14 30 (21.13%) SQL Server 2005
14 30 (21.13%) Data Modelling
15 28 (19.72%) NoSQL
16 27 (19.01%) Clustering
17 25 (17.61%) Migration
17 25 (17.61%) PowerShell
17 25 (17.61%) PCI DSS
17 25 (17.61%) MongoDB
18 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (16.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 23 (16.20%) Database Security
19 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
21 20 (14.08%) SAN
21 20 (14.08%) MySQL
22 19 (13.38%) DevOps

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.82%) IIS
4 3 (2.11%) SAS
5 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (26.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (11.27%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.82%) IaaS
4 4 (2.82%) PaaS
4 4 (2.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) SAN
2 17 (11.97%) DNS
3 16 (11.27%) Firewall
3 16 (11.27%) Internet
3 16 (11.27%) NAS
4 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.70%) LAN
4 1 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
4 1 (0.70%) WAN
4 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (88.03%) SQL Server
2 80 (56.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (49.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (39.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (28.17%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (27.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 39 (27.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (21.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (19.72%) NoSQL
9 25 (17.61%) MongoDB
10 23 (16.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (14.08%) MySQL
12 17 (11.97%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (11.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 15 (10.56%) SQL Server 2000
15 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 12 (8.45%) OLTP
17 11 (7.75%) Oracle Database
17 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2016
18 8 (5.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (12.68%) Finance
2 11 (7.75%) Legal
3 10 (7.04%) Law
4 4 (2.82%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.11%) Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) .NET
2 2 (1.41%) DCOM
3 1 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 62 (43.66%) Replication
2 27 (19.01%) Clustering
3 13 (9.15%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (7.04%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.63%) Statistics
8 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.23%) iPad
9 2 (1.41%) Fintech
9 2 (1.41%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 7 (4.93%) Linux
3 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.89%) Performance Tuning
2 50 (35.21%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (21.13%) Data Modelling
4 25 (17.61%) Migration
5 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (16.20%) Database Security
6 19 (13.38%) DevOps
7 18 (12.68%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (12.68%) Customer Engagement
7 18 (12.68%) Data Architecture
7 18 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (11.97%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.27%) High Availability
9 16 (11.27%) Scrum
10 11 (7.75%) Capacity Management
11 10 (7.04%) Data Protection
12 9 (6.34%) Database Optimisation
12 9 (6.34%) Database Tuning
13 8 (5.63%) Database Mirroring
14 7 (4.93%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 138 (97.18%) SQL
2 81 (57.04%) T-SQL
3 25 (17.61%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.23%) Python
4 6 (4.23%) R
5 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (11.27%) Degree
3 6 (4.23%) MCITP
3 6 (4.23%) MCTS
4 4 (2.82%) MCSA
5 3 (2.11%) HND
5 3 (2.11%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.61%) PCI DSS
2 18 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.52%) QA
4 4 (2.82%) SLA
5 3 (2.11%) SAS 70
6 2 (1.41%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (11.27%) VMware ESX
1 16 (11.27%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (4.93%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (11.97%) SCOM
2 3 (2.11%) LiteSpeed
3 2 (1.41%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 71 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle
3 17 (11.97%) VMware
4 10 (7.04%) RedGate
5 5 (3.52%) Cloudera
6 4 (2.82%) Remedy
7 2 (1.41%) EMC
7 2 (1.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.70%) NetApp
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
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