The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 171 176 183
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 11 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
Senior 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
3228 3675 4062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 94.18% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2671 3032 3523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the Manchester region.

Senior DBA Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Rochdale - 2 £58,000 -
Wigan +5 1 £46,500 -
Senior DBA
North West

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior DBA in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (65.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (40.00%) Migration
8 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (35.00%) Data Transformation
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) MCP
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) Cash Management
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (20.00%) Clustering
12 3 (15.00%) Replication
12 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (15.00%) QA
12 3 (15.00%) Change Management
12 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.00%) BCP
12 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (15.00%) Database Mirroring
13 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (10.00%) Amazon EMR

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) DMZ
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.00%) DTS
7 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (35.00%) Data Transformation
4 6 (30.00%) Cash Management
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) BCP
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (10.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCP
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle