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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 103 125 99
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 96 54 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.31% 1.45% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.54% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 46 87
Average salary £45,000 £41,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% +15.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
3949 3512 3690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3349 3034 3278
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Sale +2 5 £31,500 -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 105 (62.50%) SQL
2 69 (41.07%) SQL Server
3 67 (39.88%) Performance Tuning
4 63 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 57 (33.93%) Oracle
6 51 (30.36%) Oracle Database
7 48 (28.57%) Finance
8 42 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (20.83%) ITIL
10 34 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (19.05%) QA
12 31 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 30 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 30 (17.86%) Data Guard
14 29 (17.26%) Oracle RMAN
14 29 (17.26%) Replication
15 28 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (16.07%) Migration
16 27 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (16.07%) Capacity Management
17 25 (14.88%) Performance Management
17 25 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
18 24 (14.29%) Windows
19 23 (13.69%) Linux
19 23 (13.69%) Oracle Database 10g
20 21 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (12.50%) DTS
21 20 (11.90%) Clustering
22 19 (11.31%) Database Tuning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.38%) Node.js
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.79%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) SAN
2 3 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 51 (30.36%) Oracle Database
3 42 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (16.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (13.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 21 (12.50%) DTS
11 19 (11.31%) Oracle Database 12c
12 18 (10.71%) MySQL
13 15 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (8.93%) Oracle9i Database
14 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2000
15 7 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (4.17%) MongoDB
16 6 (3.57%) Relational Database
16 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (28.57%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Banking
3 6 (3.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.19%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.19%) Marketing
5 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (1.19%) LINQ
2 2 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.19%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.26%) Replication
2 20 (11.90%) Clustering
3 5 (2.98%) HACMP
4 3 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.19%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.29%) Windows
2 23 (13.69%) Linux
3 14 (8.33%) UNIX
4 7 (4.17%) Solaris
4 7 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.98%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.38%) CentOS
8 3 (1.79%) AIX
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (39.88%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (20.83%) ITIL
3 34 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (16.07%) Migration
4 27 (16.07%) Capacity Management
5 25 (14.88%) Performance Management
6 21 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (11.31%) Database Tuning
8 17 (10.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (10.12%) Change Management
9 15 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 14 (8.33%) Data Transformation
10 14 (8.33%) Problem Management
11 12 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.95%) ETL
13 9 (5.36%) Incident Management
13 9 (5.36%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.17%) Database Security
15 6 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 105 (62.50%) SQL
2 63 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.19%) Perl
6 2 (1.19%) C#
7 1 (0.60%) Java
7 1 (0.60%) VB
7 1 (0.60%) VBA
7 1 (0.60%) Python
7 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (17.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (2.98%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.79%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (17.86%) Data Guard
2 13 (7.74%) Foglight
3 7 (4.17%) Puppet
4 4 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.60%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 57 (33.93%) Oracle
2 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.52%) Teradata
4 13 (7.74%) Imperva
5 8 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.57%) HP
7 4 (2.38%) NetApp
8 3 (1.79%) VMware
9 2 (1.19%) Veritas
9 2 (1.19%) Citrix
10 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.60%) Informatica
10 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.60%) SAP
10 1 (0.60%) i-GRasp
10 1 (0.60%) Tableau
10 1 (0.60%) RainStor
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