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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 106 135 95
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 84 47 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.06% 1.28% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.36% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 65 39 97
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £43,250
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
3890 3446 3641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.44% 94.05% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3278 2980 3201
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
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 2 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 2 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 0 4 £31,500 - 1
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 103 (63.19%) SQL
2 63 (38.65%) SQL Server
3 57 (34.97%) Oracle
4 54 (33.13%) Performance Tuning
5 51 (31.29%) Oracle Database
5 51 (31.29%) T-SQL
6 44 (26.99%) Finance
7 42 (25.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 32 (19.63%) Data Guard
9 31 (19.02%) Replication
10 30 (18.40%) Capacity Management
11 29 (17.79%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (17.18%) Oracle RMAN
12 28 (17.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (16.56%) Performance Management
14 26 (15.95%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (15.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 26 (15.95%) ITIL
14 26 (15.95%) Windows
15 24 (14.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 24 (14.72%) Migration
16 22 (13.50%) Linux
16 22 (13.50%) QA
17 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
17 21 (12.88%) Banking
17 21 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (12.88%) Teradata
18 19 (11.66%) Oracle RAC
18 19 (11.66%) Problem Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 8 (4.91%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (2.45%) Node.js
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.13%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (5.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) SAN
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) FTP
3 1 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (38.65%) SQL Server
2 51 (31.29%) Oracle Database
3 42 (25.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (17.79%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (17.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (15.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (15.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (14.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 21 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (11.04%) DTS
10 17 (10.43%) MySQL
10 17 (10.43%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (7.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (7.98%) Oracle9i Database
12 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (4.29%) RDBMS
15 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
16 6 (3.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (26.99%) Finance
2 21 (12.88%) Banking
3 6 (3.68%) Retail
4 4 (2.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.23%) Back Office
5 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.07%) .NET
2 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.23%) LINQ
2 2 (1.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.02%) Replication
2 17 (10.43%) Clustering
3 5 (3.07%) HACMP
4 3 (1.84%) GIS
4 3 (1.84%) Statistics
4 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.95%) Windows
2 22 (13.50%) Linux
3 16 (9.82%) UNIX
4 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.68%) Solaris
5 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.07%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.45%) CentOS
7 4 (2.45%) AIX
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.61%) HPUX
9 1 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.13%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (18.40%) Capacity Management
3 27 (16.56%) Performance Management
4 26 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.95%) ITIL
5 24 (14.72%) Migration
6 19 (11.66%) Problem Management
7 18 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (9.82%) Change Management
8 16 (9.82%) Database Tuning
9 15 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (7.98%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.75%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.13%) ETL
12 10 (6.13%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.13%) Data Transformation
13 9 (5.52%) Database Security
13 9 (5.52%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.29%) Incident Management
15 6 (3.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 103 (63.19%) SQL
2 51 (31.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (5.52%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.23%) Perl
6 2 (1.23%) C#
6 2 (1.23%) VBA
7 1 (0.61%) Python
7 1 (0.61%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) Java
7 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.50%) QA
2 5 (3.07%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (17.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (11.66%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (3.07%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.84%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 32 (19.63%) Data Guard
2 11 (6.75%) Foglight
3 7 (4.29%) Puppet
4 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.61%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 57 (34.97%) Oracle
2 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.88%) Teradata
3 11 (6.75%) Imperva
4 7 (4.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.07%) VMware
5 5 (3.07%) HP
5 5 (3.07%) NetApp
6 3 (1.84%) Citrix
7 2 (1.23%) Veritas
7 2 (1.23%) Informatica
8 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau
8 1 (0.61%) RainStor
8 1 (0.61%) i-GRasp
8 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
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