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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 89 132 113
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 88 62 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.66% 1.57% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.63% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 73 51 62
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £46,350
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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
Cheadle - 8 £50,000 - 1
Stockport - 5 £47,500 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £48,500 - 1
Bolton +15 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 - 2
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 156 (76.85%) SQL Server
2 143 (70.44%) SQL
3 119 (58.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 116 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 109 (53.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 83 (40.89%) Replication
7 81 (39.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 78 (38.42%) T-SQL
9 69 (33.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 69 (33.99%) Performance Tuning
10 59 (29.06%) Microsoft
11 55 (27.09%) SQL Server 2014
12 50 (24.63%) Windows
13 48 (23.65%) SQL Server 2000
13 48 (23.65%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (22.66%) Finance
14 46 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (21.67%) High Availability
16 39 (19.21%) PowerShell
17 35 (17.24%) Clustering
18 31 (15.27%) SQL Server 2005
19 30 (14.78%) OLTP
19 30 (14.78%) Oracle
19 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
20 29 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
20 29 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 28 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
21 28 (13.79%) OLAP
21 28 (13.79%) MS Excel
21 28 (13.79%) Capacity Planning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.94%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.36%) SAN
2 5 (2.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) Broadband
3 1 (0.49%) DHCP
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (76.85%) SQL Server
2 119 (58.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (53.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (39.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 69 (33.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (27.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 48 (23.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 31 (15.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 30 (14.78%) OLTP
11 29 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 28 (13.79%) OLAP
13 26 (12.81%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (12.81%) Oracle Database
14 23 (11.33%) MySQL
15 21 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (8.87%) DTS
16 18 (8.87%) Relational Database
17 16 (7.88%) Oracle Database 10g
18 11 (5.42%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.49%) ERwin
4 1 (0.49%) tSQLt
General
1 46 (22.66%) Finance
2 15 (7.39%) Retail
3 8 (3.94%) Banking
4 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.48%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.94%) .NET
2 3 (1.48%) Entity Framework
2 3 (1.48%) NHibernate
2 3 (1.48%) XML
3 2 (0.99%) MDX
3 2 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.49%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.49%) DCOM
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (40.89%) Replication
2 35 (17.24%) Clustering
3 13 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.91%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.42%) Statistics
6 7 (3.45%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.97%) Symmetrix
9 3 (1.48%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.48%) IBM XIV
10 2 (0.99%) User Experience
11 1 (0.49%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.49%) iPad
11 1 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.63%) Windows
2 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 12 (5.91%) Unix
7 8 (3.94%) Linux
8 4 (1.97%) CentOS
9 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.99%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (23.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 46 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (21.67%) High Availability
5 28 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
6 25 (12.32%) Performance Monitoring
7 23 (11.33%) ITIL
8 21 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (10.34%) Migration
9 20 (9.85%) Capacity Management
10 18 (8.87%) Performance Analysis
11 15 (7.39%) Database Mirroring
12 13 (6.40%) ETL
13 12 (5.91%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.42%) Change Management
15 9 (4.43%) Problem Management
15 9 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (4.43%) Time Management
16 8 (3.94%) Change Control
16 8 (3.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 143 (70.44%) SQL
2 78 (38.42%) T-SQL
3 39 (19.21%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.94%) PHP
5 3 (1.48%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.49%) C
7 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.93%) MCDBA
3 9 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.94%) MySQL Certification
5 6 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.46%) Degree
7 4 (1.97%) MCITP
7 4 (1.97%) MCTS
8 3 (1.48%) MCSE
9 2 (0.99%) HND
10 1 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.97%) SRDF
3 3 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (8.87%) LiteSpeed
2 11 (5.42%) Data Guard
2 11 (5.42%) Perfmon
3 9 (4.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.97%) Foglight
5 3 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (29.06%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.78%) Oracle
3 9 (4.43%) Hitachi
4 7 (3.45%) Hyperion
5 5 (2.46%) EMC
6 4 (1.97%) Imperva
6 4 (1.97%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.97%) Remedy
7 3 (1.48%) IBM
7 3 (1.48%) NetApp
7 3 (1.48%) RainStor
7 3 (1.48%) Red Gate
7 3 (1.48%) Teradata
8 1 (0.49%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
Cheadle, Cheshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Altrincham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bolton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago