The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 120 106 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 68 70 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.69% 1.70% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.79% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66 52 118
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3794 3920 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 95.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3390 3225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Wigan - 5 £42,500 -
Stockport -4 2 £13,000 -67.50%
Altrincham - 1 £40,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 119 (65.75%) SQL
2 75 (41.44%) Oracle
3 64 (35.36%) Oracle Database
4 61 (33.70%) SQL Server
5 50 (27.62%) Finance
6 47 (25.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 46 (25.41%) Performance Tuning
8 45 (24.86%) Replication
9 44 (24.31%) Data Guard
10 43 (23.76%) Oracle RAC
11 39 (21.55%) T-SQL
12 36 (19.89%) Oracle RMAN
13 35 (19.34%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (18.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 32 (17.68%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (17.13%) Oracle Database 10g
16 31 (17.13%) Windows
16 31 (17.13%) Teradata
17 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 26 (14.36%) Clustering
18 26 (14.36%) PL/SQL
18 26 (14.36%) Performance Management
19 25 (13.81%) Problem Management
19 25 (13.81%) Capacity Management
20 22 (12.15%) MySQL
20 22 (12.15%) Linux
20 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
20 22 (12.15%) Relational Database
21 21 (11.60%) RDBMS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (8.29%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (2.21%) SAS
4 4 (2.21%) Node.js
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (11.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (10.50%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (10.50%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (6.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (3.31%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.08%) SAN
2 1 (0.55%) NAS
2 1 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (35.36%) Oracle Database
2 61 (33.70%) SQL Server
3 47 (25.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (19.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (18.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (17.68%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (17.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (15.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (12.15%) MySQL
9 22 (12.15%) Relational Database
10 21 (11.60%) RDBMS
11 17 (9.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (6.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (6.08%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (4.97%) Oracle9i Database
15 8 (4.42%) DTS
16 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (27.62%) Finance
2 21 (11.60%) Banking
3 10 (5.52%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Back Office
4 3 (1.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.10%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.97%) .NET
2 8 (4.42%) Middleware
2 8 (4.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.55%) MapReduce
3 1 (0.55%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.86%) Replication
2 26 (14.36%) Clustering
3 8 (4.42%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.87%) GIS
5 6 (3.31%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.21%) HACMP
6 4 (2.21%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (2.21%) Telematics
7 3 (1.66%) Statistics
8 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.55%) Open Source
9 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.13%) Windows
2 22 (12.15%) Linux
3 18 (9.94%) UNIX
4 13 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.21%) CentOS
8 3 (1.66%) Solaris
9 2 (1.10%) AIX
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.55%) HPUX
10 1 (0.55%) Debian
10 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.41%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (14.36%) Performance Management
3 25 (13.81%) Problem Management
3 25 (13.81%) Capacity Management
4 20 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (10.50%) Database Security
6 18 (9.94%) Migration
7 13 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (7.18%) ETL
8 11 (6.08%) Database Tuning
8 11 (6.08%) High Availability
9 10 (5.52%) Business Continuity
10 9 (4.97%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.97%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.42%) SOA
12 7 (3.87%) Data Management
13 5 (2.76%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (2.76%) Performance Improvement
13 5 (2.76%) Incident Management
13 5 (2.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 119 (65.75%) SQL
2 39 (21.55%) T-SQL
3 26 (14.36%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.08%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.21%) JCL
6 3 (1.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.10%) C
7 2 (1.10%) Perl
8 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.55%) VBA
8 1 (0.55%) Python
8 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (5.52%) Degree
2 7 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.21%) HND
5 2 (1.10%) MCTS
5 2 (1.10%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.55%) OCP
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) SLA
2 6 (3.31%) QA
3 4 (2.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (23.76%) Oracle RAC
2 36 (19.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.21%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.66%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.66%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 44 (24.31%) Data Guard
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (3.87%) Puppet
4 4 (2.21%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.55%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 75 (41.44%) Oracle
2 31 (17.13%) Teradata
3 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.73%) VMware
5 12 (6.63%) NetApp
6 9 (4.97%) Citrix
7 7 (3.87%) Informatica
8 4 (2.21%) IBM
9 2 (1.10%) HP
9 2 (1.10%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.10%) Veritas
9 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.55%) Percona
10 1 (0.55%) Tableau
10 1 (0.55%) Pegasus
Salford, Lancashire
Salford Royal NHS
Salary: From £30,460 to £40,157 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago