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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
North West / Manchester
Rank 135 84 135
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 59 96 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 2.96% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 3.09% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 55 78 48
Median salary £41,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.78% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,508 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,300 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
3502 3110 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.79% 95.99% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 2600 3269
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Altrincham +2 7 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Bolton -9 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Rochdale -10 4 £55,000 +1.85%
Stockport +2 3 £36,000 -24.21% 3
Bury - 1 £30,000 -
Salford - 1 £50,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 133 (97.08%) SQL
2 121 (88.32%) SQL Server
3 72 (52.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (51.82%) T-SQL
5 70 (51.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (48.91%) Microsoft
6 67 (48.91%) Performance Tuning
7 48 (35.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (34.31%) Replication
9 44 (32.12%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (29.20%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (27.01%) MS Excel
12 33 (24.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (20.44%) Data Modelling
13 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2014
14 24 (17.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 24 (17.52%) Clustering
15 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (16.79%) PCI DSS
15 23 (16.79%) NoSQL
16 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (13.87%) Migration
17 19 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (13.87%) Oracle
17 19 (13.87%) Database Security
17 19 (13.87%) High Availability
18 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (13.14%) PowerShell
19 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS

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 13 (9.49%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (7.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.92%) IIS
4 3 (2.19%) SAS
5 1 (0.73%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 37 (27.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.49%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (9.49%) Amazon S3
4 7 (5.11%) IaaS
4 7 (5.11%) PaaS
4 7 (5.11%) SaaS
5 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.22%) DNS
1 14 (10.22%) SAN
2 13 (9.49%) Firewall
2 13 (9.49%) Internet
2 13 (9.49%) NAS
3 1 (0.73%) LAN
3 1 (0.73%) Network Security
3 1 (0.73%) VPN
3 1 (0.73%) WAN
3 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (88.32%) SQL Server
2 72 (52.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (51.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (35.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (29.20%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (24.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (17.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (16.79%) NoSQL
10 22 (16.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (12.41%) MongoDB
12 13 (9.49%) Amazon Redshift
12 13 (9.49%) MySQL
13 12 (8.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database
13 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (8.03%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (8.03%) OLTP
15 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (5.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (9.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.73%) NUnit
3 1 (0.73%) Selenium
3 1 (0.73%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (10.22%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Multimedia
3 6 (4.38%) Legal
4 5 (3.65%) Law
5 4 (2.92%) Banking
6 2 (1.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) DCOM
2 2 (1.46%) .NET
2 2 (1.46%) XML
3 1 (0.73%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.31%) Replication
2 24 (17.52%) Clustering
3 14 (10.22%) iPad
4 13 (9.49%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.03%) Computer Science
5 11 (8.03%) Data Centre
5 11 (8.03%) Statistics
6 10 (7.30%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.46%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.03%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Linux
2 7 (5.11%) Unix
3 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (48.91%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (32.12%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (20.44%) Data Modelling
4 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.87%) Database Security
5 19 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (13.87%) High Availability
5 19 (13.87%) Migration
6 16 (11.68%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (11.68%) DevOps
6 16 (11.68%) ETL
7 15 (10.95%) Scrum
8 14 (10.22%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.49%) Customer Engagement
9 13 (9.49%) Data Architecture
9 13 (9.49%) Data Protection
10 11 (8.03%) ITIL
11 9 (6.57%) Data Analysis
11 9 (6.57%) Database Tuning
12 8 (5.84%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 133 (97.08%) SQL
2 71 (51.82%) T-SQL
3 18 (13.14%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.38%) Python
5 6 (4.38%) R
6 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.46%) VBA
8 1 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (12.41%) Degree
3 7 (5.11%) MCITP
3 7 (5.11%) MCSA
3 7 (5.11%) MCTS
4 3 (2.19%) HND
4 3 (2.19%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.79%) PCI DSS
2 13 (9.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.84%) QA
4 7 (5.11%) ISO 9000
4 7 (5.11%) SLA
5 3 (2.19%) SAS 70
System Software
1 13 (9.49%) VMware ESX
1 13 (9.49%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (3.65%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (10.22%) SCOM
2 2 (1.46%) LiteSpeed
2 2 (1.46%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.73%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 67 (48.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.87%) Oracle
3 14 (10.22%) VMware
4 6 (4.38%) RedGate
5 5 (3.65%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.73%) Cognos
6 1 (0.73%) Facebook
6 1 (0.73%) IBM
6 1 (0.73%) Remedy
6 1 (0.73%) SAP
Altrincham, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £550000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago