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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 115 81 115
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 83 117 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.19% 3.00% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 3.10% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 61
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £57,500 £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
3676 3772 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.15% 96.79% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3122 3246
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -7 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Salford - 6 £50,000 -
Stockport -1 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Altrincham +8 1 £42,500 +6.25%
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 136 (95.77%) SQL
2 128 (90.14%) SQL Server
3 93 (65.49%) T-SQL
4 87 (61.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 84 (59.15%) Replication
6 73 (51.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (44.37%) Microsoft
8 62 (43.66%) Performance Tuning
9 59 (41.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 58 (40.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 46 (32.39%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (30.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 41 (28.87%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (28.87%) Clustering
14 40 (28.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 36 (25.35%) Finance
16 33 (23.24%) Capacity Planning
17 32 (22.54%) Migration
18 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
19 29 (20.42%) High Availability
19 29 (20.42%) MongoDB
20 26 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
20 26 (18.31%) SAN
21 25 (17.61%) MySQL
22 24 (16.90%) NoSQL
22 24 (16.90%) PowerShell
23 23 (16.20%) Database Security
23 23 (16.20%) Data Modelling
24 22 (15.49%) Windows
24 22 (15.49%) SQL Server 2000

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 12 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.52%) SAS
3 2 (1.41%) IIS
3 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (7.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.31%) SAN
2 10 (7.04%) DNS
2 10 (7.04%) Firewall
2 10 (7.04%) Internet
2 10 (7.04%) NAS
3 2 (1.41%) HTTP
3 2 (1.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (90.14%) SQL Server
2 87 (61.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (51.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (41.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (40.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 43 (30.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (28.87%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (28.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (20.42%) MongoDB
10 26 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (17.61%) MySQL
12 24 (16.90%) NoSQL
13 22 (15.49%) SQL Server 2000
14 20 (14.08%) Azure SQL Database
15 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (10.56%) DTS
17 11 (7.75%) Oracle Database
18 10 (7.04%) Amazon Redshift
18 10 (7.04%) OLTP
18 10 (7.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.70%) ERwin
General
1 36 (25.35%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Legal
3 10 (7.04%) Law
4 7 (4.93%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.41%) DCOM
3 1 (0.70%) COM
3 1 (0.70%) Middleware
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 84 (59.15%) Replication
2 41 (28.87%) Clustering
3 12 (8.45%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.52%) Statistics
6 5 (3.52%) Symmetrix
7 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.11%) iPad
7 3 (2.11%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.70%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.49%) Windows
2 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.34%) Linux
4 9 (6.34%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.41%) Solaris
6 2 (1.41%) Unix
7 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.66%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (32.39%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (23.24%) Capacity Planning
4 32 (22.54%) Migration
5 29 (20.42%) High Availability
6 23 (16.20%) Data Modelling
6 23 (16.20%) Database Security
7 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (11.27%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (10.56%) Database Mirroring
10 15 (10.56%) Database Optimisation
11 14 (9.86%) Customer Engagement
12 13 (9.15%) Change Control
12 13 (9.15%) DevOps
13 12 (8.45%) Data Architecture
14 11 (7.75%) Capacity Management
15 10 (7.04%) Performance Analysis
15 10 (7.04%) Scrum
15 10 (7.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 136 (95.77%) SQL
2 93 (65.49%) T-SQL
3 24 (16.90%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.52%) ANSI SQL
5 5 (3.52%) Python
5 5 (3.52%) R
6 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.70%) PHP
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby
7 1 (0.70%) Tcl
7 1 (0.70%) VB
7 1 (0.70%) VBA
7 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.15%) Degree
3 3 (2.11%) HND
4 2 (1.41%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.70%) OCP
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) PCI DSS
2 12 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.11%) SAS 70
4 2 (1.41%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.41%) QA
5 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.04%) VMware ESX
1 10 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (3.52%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) LiteSpeed
1 11 (7.75%) SCOM
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.41%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.70%) Puppet
3 1 (0.70%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 63 (44.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.08%) Oracle
3 18 (12.68%) RedGate
4 13 (9.15%) Remedy
5 10 (7.04%) VMware
6 5 (3.52%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.52%) EMC
7 4 (2.82%) IBM
7 4 (2.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.70%) NetApp
8 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
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