The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 51 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 2 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.48% 2.83% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 2.95% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 13
Average salary - £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
UK excluding London average 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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
405 474 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.12% 95.76% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 339 354 542
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

DBA Salary Trend in Merseyside

DBA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Liverpool -3 2 - - 5
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Replication
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) High Availability
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Clustering
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (13.33%) Big Data
9 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
9 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
9 2 (13.33%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (13.33%) MySQL
10 1 (6.67%) Data Management
10 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (13.33%) MySQL
7 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (6.67%) DB2
8 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Replication
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) BCP
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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