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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 121 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 67 97 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.75% 2.57% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.72% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 103
Average salary £43,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,600 £50,000
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
3649 3566 3704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.42% 94.64% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3060 3039 3194
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -3 8 £42,500 +30.76%
Bolton - 5 £42,500 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 105 (63.25%) SQL
2 98 (59.04%) Performance Tuning
3 94 (56.63%) SQL Server
4 88 (53.01%) T-SQL
5 60 (36.14%) Finance
6 55 (33.13%) Oracle
7 50 (30.12%) Oracle Database
8 44 (26.51%) Data Warehouse
8 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (24.70%) ITIL
10 40 (24.10%) QA
11 39 (23.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 39 (23.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 36 (21.69%) Migration
13 35 (21.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (21.08%) Disaster Recovery
14 33 (19.88%) Clustering
15 32 (19.28%) Change Management
15 32 (19.28%) Windows
16 29 (17.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (17.47%) Database Tuning
17 26 (15.66%) Oracle RMAN
18 25 (15.06%) Linux
18 25 (15.06%) Data Transformation
19 24 (14.46%) Replication
19 24 (14.46%) Unit Testing
20 23 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
20 23 (13.86%) Oracle Database 10g
20 23 (13.86%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (2.41%) IIS
2 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (5.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.81%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) HTTP
2 3 (1.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (56.63%) SQL Server
2 50 (30.12%) Oracle Database
3 44 (26.51%) Data Warehouse
4 39 (23.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (23.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (21.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (17.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (13.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 23 (13.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (10.24%) DTS
9 17 (10.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (9.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (8.43%) OLTP
12 11 (6.63%) Oracle9i Database
13 9 (5.42%) MySQL
14 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (4.22%) RDBMS
14 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
15 6 (3.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.20%) Toad
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 60 (36.14%) Finance
2 10 (6.02%) Retail
3 9 (5.42%) Banking
4 4 (2.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Automotive
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.20%) Web Services
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.60%) HTML
3 1 (0.60%) XML
3 1 (0.60%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.88%) Clustering
2 24 (14.46%) Replication
3 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.41%) Statistics
5 3 (1.81%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.81%) HACMP
6 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.28%) Windows
2 25 (15.06%) Linux
3 18 (10.84%) UNIX
4 6 (3.61%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (3.61%) Solaris
4 6 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (59.04%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (24.70%) ITIL
4 36 (21.69%) Migration
5 35 (21.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (19.28%) Change Management
7 29 (17.47%) Database Tuning
8 25 (15.06%) Data Transformation
9 24 (14.46%) Unit Testing
10 23 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (12.65%) Mentoring
12 19 (11.45%) Capacity Management
13 16 (9.64%) Performance Management
13 16 (9.64%) Service Delivery
14 10 (6.02%) Coaching
15 7 (4.22%) BCP
15 7 (4.22%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.22%) Line Management
16 6 (3.61%) CRM
16 6 (3.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (63.25%) SQL
2 88 (53.01%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.61%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.82%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.81%) VCP4
4 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (24.10%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (15.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (7.23%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.81%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (13.25%) Data Guard
2 11 (6.63%) Foglight
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (33.13%) Oracle
2 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.63%) Imperva
4 10 (6.02%) Teradata
5 6 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.01%) NetApp
6 5 (3.01%) Sybase
7 4 (2.41%) HP
7 4 (2.41%) Citrix
7 4 (2.41%) VMware
8 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
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