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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 120 111 130
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 71 89 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.95% 2.33% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.40% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 78 57
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
3540 3704 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.41% 96.89% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 3111 3242
Median salary £41,592 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,375 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Stockport -3 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Salford - 3 £50,000 - 2
Bolton -8 1 £42,500 +8.97%
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 129 (96.27%) SQL
2 120 (89.55%) SQL Server
3 90 (67.16%) T-SQL
4 83 (61.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 83 (61.94%) Replication
5 70 (52.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (49.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 63 (47.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 52 (38.81%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (37.31%) Microsoft
10 49 (36.57%) Clustering
11 43 (32.09%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (32.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
12 42 (31.34%) Finance
13 39 (29.10%) SQL Server 2005
14 37 (27.61%) High Availability
15 34 (25.37%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (21.64%) Capacity Planning
17 28 (20.90%) Migration
18 27 (20.15%) Windows
19 26 (19.40%) SAN
20 25 (18.66%) MS Excel
21 24 (17.91%) MongoDB
22 23 (17.16%) NoSQL
23 22 (16.42%) SQL Server 2000
24 21 (15.67%) Data Modelling
24 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 21 (15.67%) RedGate
24 21 (15.67%) Performance Monitoring

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 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.73%) SAS
3 3 (2.24%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.40%) SAN
2 7 (5.22%) Internet
3 6 (4.48%) DNS
3 6 (4.48%) Firewall
3 6 (4.48%) NAS
4 3 (2.24%) HTTP
5 2 (1.49%) SMS
6 1 (0.75%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (89.55%) SQL Server
2 83 (61.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (52.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (49.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 63 (47.01%) SQL Server 2014
6 43 (32.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 42 (31.34%) Data Warehouse
8 39 (29.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (25.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (17.91%) MongoDB
11 23 (17.16%) NoSQL
12 22 (16.42%) SQL Server 2000
13 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 19 (14.18%) DTS
14 19 (14.18%) MySQL
15 15 (11.19%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (6.72%) Oracle Database
17 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2016
18 7 (5.22%) Amazon Redshift
19 6 (4.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.49%) ERwin
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (31.34%) Finance
2 20 (14.93%) Legal
3 9 (6.72%) Law
4 8 (5.97%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.46%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) Middleware
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 83 (61.94%) Replication
2 49 (36.57%) Clustering
3 10 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.48%) Symmetrix
5 5 (3.73%) iPad
6 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.24%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.49%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.15%) Windows
2 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.72%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.97%) Linux
6 2 (1.49%) Solaris
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.81%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (32.09%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (27.61%) High Availability
4 29 (21.64%) Capacity Planning
5 28 (20.90%) Migration
6 21 (15.67%) Data Modelling
6 21 (15.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (11.94%) Database Security
9 15 (11.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (10.45%) Change Control
10 14 (10.45%) Customer Engagement
10 14 (10.45%) Database Mirroring
10 14 (10.45%) Performance Analysis
11 12 (8.96%) Data Architecture
11 12 (8.96%) Database Optimisation
12 10 (7.46%) Capacity Management
12 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.46%) Mentoring
13 9 (6.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 129 (96.27%) SQL
2 90 (67.16%) T-SQL
3 19 (14.18%) PowerShell
4 11 (8.21%) ANSI SQL
5 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.49%) Python
7 2 (1.49%) R
7 2 (1.49%) VBScript
8 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) Java
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) Ruby
8 1 (0.75%) Tcl
8 1 (0.75%) VB
8 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (9.70%) Degree
3 3 (2.24%) HND
3 3 (2.24%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.75%) OCP
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.45%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.73%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.24%) SAS 70
5 2 (1.49%) QA
6 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) VMware ESX
1 6 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.49%) SRDF
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) LiteSpeed
2 8 (5.97%) SCOM
3 2 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.75%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 50 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.67%) RedGate
3 17 (12.69%) Oracle
4 13 (9.70%) Remedy
5 6 (4.48%) EMC
5 6 (4.48%) VMware
6 4 (2.99%) IBM
7 3 (2.24%) SAP
8 2 (1.49%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.49%) Cognos
9 1 (0.75%) NetApp
9 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
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Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £50K
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pesion + Health
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £46700 - £54500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago