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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 119 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 61 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.80% 2.04% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.12% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 79
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £39,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
3311 3117 3728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.55% 96.35% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2850 2552 3038
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 1 June 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 1 June 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 - 2 £54,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £52,500 -
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 132 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 128 (88.89%) SQL
3 90 (62.50%) Replication
3 90 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 89 (61.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 87 (60.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 86 (59.72%) T-SQL
7 67 (46.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 65 (45.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (38.19%) High Availability
9 55 (38.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 51 (35.42%) Clustering
11 48 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
12 47 (32.64%) Finance
13 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
13 41 (28.47%) Windows
14 40 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (22.92%) SQL Server 2005
17 32 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
18 30 (20.83%) SQL Server 2000
19 29 (20.14%) Capacity Planning
20 26 (18.06%) SAN
21 25 (17.36%) DTS
22 24 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 24 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
22 24 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
23 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
23 22 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
24 21 (14.58%) LiteSpeed

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 10 (6.94%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) SPSS
3 1 (0.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.06%) SAN
2 4 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (1.39%) HTTP
3 2 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 90 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (61.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 87 (60.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (46.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 65 (45.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 55 (38.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (22.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 30 (20.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 25 (17.36%) DTS
12 24 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (12.50%) NoSQL
14 13 (9.03%) MongoDB
15 10 (6.94%) Neo4j
16 8 (5.56%) OLTP
17 7 (4.86%) MySQL
18 6 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
19 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
20 4 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) ERwin
2 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.69%) tSQLt
3 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (32.64%) Finance
2 15 (10.42%) Legal
3 5 (3.47%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.08%) Retail
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.72%) .NET
2 4 (2.78%) Web Services
3 2 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (0.69%) Middleware
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 90 (62.50%) Replication
2 51 (35.42%) Clustering
3 10 (6.94%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.86%) Symmetrix
5 5 (3.47%) iPad
6 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.08%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.08%) IBM XIV
7 3 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.39%) Statistics
9 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.69%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.47%) Windows
2 24 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.94%) Linux
5 10 (6.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.78%) CentOS
7 2 (1.39%) Solaris
7 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (38.19%) High Availability
2 48 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 34 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 29 (20.14%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
7 18 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.50%) Migration
8 16 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 16 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (10.42%) Database Mirroring
10 12 (8.33%) Change Control
10 12 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.64%) Capacity Management
11 11 (7.64%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.94%) Data Architecture
12 10 (6.94%) Identity Management
13 8 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 128 (88.89%) SQL
2 86 (59.72%) T-SQL
3 19 (13.19%) PowerShell
4 15 (10.42%) ANSI SQL
5 3 (2.08%) VBScript
6 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.69%) C
7 1 (0.69%) Java
7 1 (0.69%) PHP
7 1 (0.69%) Ruby
7 1 (0.69%) VB
7 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.33%) Degree
3 10 (6.94%) MCDBA
4 3 (2.08%) MCITP
4 3 (2.08%) MCTS
5 2 (1.39%) HND
5 2 (1.39%) MCSE
6 1 (0.69%) OCP
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 6 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 6 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) SRDF
2 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (14.58%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.39%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.69%) Foglight
4 1 (0.69%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (28.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.81%) RedGate
3 11 (7.64%) Oracle
4 9 (6.25%) Remedy
5 7 (4.86%) EMC
6 6 (4.17%) Cognos
7 4 (2.78%) IBM
7 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.08%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) Imperva
9 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
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