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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 117 129 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 74 51 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.84% 1.34% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.42% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 111
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3827 3582 3657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.20% 94.34% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3121 3220
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 - 2 £42,500 - 1
Sale 0 1 - - 1
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 98 (60.87%) SQL
2 62 (38.51%) Oracle
3 56 (34.78%) Oracle Database
4 55 (34.16%) SQL Server
5 46 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 38 (23.60%) Finance
6 38 (23.60%) Data Guard
7 37 (22.98%) Performance Tuning
8 35 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 31 (19.25%) Replication
9 31 (19.25%) Oracle RAC
10 30 (18.63%) Oracle RMAN
11 28 (17.39%) Capacity Management
12 27 (16.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (16.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (16.77%) Windows
13 26 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (16.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 25 (15.53%) Performance Management
15 24 (14.91%) Teradata
16 23 (14.29%) Linux
17 22 (13.66%) Banking
17 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
17 22 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (13.04%) MySQL
18 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
19 20 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (11.18%) Migration
20 18 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (11.18%) MS Excel

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 11 (6.83%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (2.48%) Node.js
3 3 (1.86%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (7.45%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (3.11%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.97%) SAN
2 1 (0.62%) NAS
2 1 (0.62%) FTP
2 1 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 55 (34.16%) SQL Server
3 46 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 27 (16.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (16.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (16.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 26 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (13.04%) MySQL
8 20 (12.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (8.70%) DTS
10 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
11 12 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (7.45%) RDBMS
12 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (6.83%) Oracle9i Database
13 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (23.60%) Finance
2 22 (13.66%) Banking
3 5 (3.11%) Retail
4 4 (2.48%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.24%) Back Office
5 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.24%) Marketing
5 2 (1.24%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.62%) Billing
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.11%) .NET
2 4 (2.48%) Middleware
2 4 (2.48%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.24%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.25%) Replication
2 15 (9.32%) Clustering
3 6 (3.73%) HACMP
4 5 (3.11%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.48%) GIS
6 3 (1.86%) Statistics
7 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.24%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.62%) Open Source
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.77%) Windows
2 23 (14.29%) Linux
3 17 (10.56%) UNIX
4 10 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.11%) AIX
6 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.48%) CentOS
8 3 (1.86%) Solaris
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) HPUX
10 1 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.98%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (17.39%) Capacity Management
3 25 (15.53%) Performance Management
4 22 (13.66%) Problem Management
5 18 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.18%) Migration
6 12 (7.45%) ITIL
6 12 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.45%) Database Security
7 11 (6.83%) Database Tuning
7 11 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.21%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.21%) Change Management
8 10 (6.21%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.59%) ETL
10 7 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.73%) ERP
11 6 (3.73%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 98 (60.87%) SQL
2 35 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 12 (7.45%) PL/SQL
4 8 (4.97%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.24%) VBA
6 2 (1.24%) C#
6 2 (1.24%) Perl
7 1 (0.62%) C
7 1 (0.62%) Java
7 1 (0.62%) Python
7 1 (0.62%) VB
7 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.35%) Degree
2 6 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) OCP
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.45%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (19.25%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (18.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (3.73%) PowerHA
4 4 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.86%) LiteSpeed
5 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 38 (23.60%) Data Guard
2 7 (4.35%) Puppet
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.73%) Foglight
4 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.62%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 62 (38.51%) Oracle
2 24 (14.91%) Teradata
3 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.59%) VMware
5 6 (3.73%) Imperva
5 6 (3.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.11%) Informatica
7 4 (2.48%) NetApp
7 4 (2.48%) Citrix
8 2 (1.24%) Veritas
8 2 (1.24%) HP
9 1 (0.62%) SAP
9 1 (0.62%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.62%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.62%) Tableau
9 1 (0.62%) RainStor
9 1 (0.62%) i-GRasp
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: £Competitive + on call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago
Wigan
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: + Package
Posted: 23 days ago