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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 89 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 103 71 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.67% 1.72% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 1.81% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 86 59 39
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £24,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
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
3688 3930 3658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.11% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 3263 3203
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
(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
Rochdale - 7 £60,000 - 1
Wigan +2 4 £47,000 +10.58%
Stockport - 4 £38,750 - 1
Altrincham - 3 £40,000 -
Bolton - 1 - - 1
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 111 (65.29%) SQL
1 111 (65.29%) SQL Server
2 84 (49.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (45.88%) T-SQL
4 67 (39.41%) Performance Tuning
5 64 (37.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 62 (36.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 58 (34.12%) Replication
8 57 (33.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (27.06%) Oracle
10 41 (24.12%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (23.53%) Oracle Database
12 36 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
13 35 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 33 (19.41%) Oracle Database 11g
14 33 (19.41%) Windows
15 30 (17.65%) Microsoft
15 30 (17.65%) PowerShell
15 30 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (15.29%) Oracle Database 10g
17 24 (14.12%) MS Excel
17 24 (14.12%) Database Mirroring
17 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (12.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 22 (12.94%) MySQL
19 21 (12.35%) Finance
20 20 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
20 20 (11.76%) Statistics
21 19 (11.18%) Clustering
22 18 (10.59%) UNIX

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (2.35%) IIS
2 3 (1.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (14.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (8.24%) Oracle 11i
1 14 (8.24%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.65%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (7.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.12%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 6 (3.53%) SAN
3 4 (2.35%) DMZ
3 4 (2.35%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.35%) DNS
3 4 (2.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (65.29%) SQL Server
2 84 (49.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (37.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (36.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 57 (33.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (23.53%) Oracle Database
7 36 (21.18%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (19.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (15.29%) Oracle Database 10g
11 22 (12.94%) MySQL
12 17 (10.00%) Relational Database
13 14 (8.24%) Oracle9i Database
14 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (7.06%) Hadoop
15 12 (7.06%) Oracle Discoverer
16 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
17 10 (5.88%) DTS
18 9 (5.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (12.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.76%) Toad
2 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.59%) ERwin
General
1 21 (12.35%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Banking
2 14 (8.24%) Retail
3 5 (2.94%) Marketing
4 4 (2.35%) Local Government
5 3 (1.76%) Advertising
5 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) XML
2 4 (2.35%) .NET
2 4 (2.35%) Web Services
3 1 (0.59%) LAMP
3 1 (0.59%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (34.12%) Replication
2 20 (11.76%) Statistics
3 19 (11.18%) Clustering
4 18 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.94%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.35%) User Experience
8 2 (1.18%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.59%) NHS
9 1 (0.59%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.59%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.41%) Windows
2 18 (10.59%) UNIX
3 14 (8.24%) Linux
4 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.59%) Debian
7 1 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.59%) AIX
7 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (39.41%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (24.12%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (14.12%) Database Mirroring
5 20 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (8.24%) Migration
7 11 (6.47%) ETL
7 11 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (5.88%) ITIL
8 10 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (4.71%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.12%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.12%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.12%) Identity Management
11 7 (4.12%) MapReduce
12 6 (3.53%) Cash Management
12 6 (3.53%) ETL Development
12 6 (3.53%) Project Management
12 6 (3.53%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 111 (65.29%) SQL
2 78 (45.88%) T-SQL
3 30 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 9 (5.29%) PHP
5 7 (4.12%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.12%) Python
6 6 (3.53%) Java
7 5 (2.94%) C++
7 5 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.76%) Bourne shell
8 3 (1.76%) C#
9 2 (1.18%) C
9 2 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.59%) R
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.53%) MCP
4 4 (2.35%) MySQL Certification
5 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.18%) MCTS
6 2 (1.18%) MCITP
6 2 (1.18%) MCSE
6 2 (1.18%) MCSA
6 2 (1.18%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.47%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.35%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.59%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (8.24%) Oracle RMAN
1 14 (8.24%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.59%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.59%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.59%) Foglight
Vendors
1 46 (27.06%) Oracle
2 30 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.47%) Hyperion
4 9 (5.29%) Teradata
5 8 (4.71%) Tableau
5 8 (4.71%) IBM
5 8 (4.71%) Hortonworks
6 6 (3.53%) VMware
7 4 (2.35%) NetApp
8 3 (1.76%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.76%) Facebook
9 2 (1.18%) EMC
9 2 (1.18%) Remedy
9 2 (1.18%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.59%) RainStor
10 1 (0.59%) Imperva
10 1 (0.59%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.59%) HP
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