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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 41 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 10 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.34% 1.35% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.43% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 23
Average salary £42,250 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 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
411 560 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.03% 94.28% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 326 459 531
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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
(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 +17 8 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Southport - 1 £39,000 -
St Helens - 1 - -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) SQL
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Replication
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (33.33%) Clustering
6 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
9 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL
10 4 (14.81%) MCP
10 4 (14.81%) ETL
10 4 (14.81%) Unisys
10 4 (14.81%) SAN
10 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
10 4 (14.81%) EMC

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (11.11%) OLAP
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (7.41%) DB2
8 2 (7.41%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.70%) DTS
9 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Replication
2 9 (33.33%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) DTV
4 1 (3.70%) Informatics
4 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) RUP
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) Database Security
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.81%) LINC
3 4 (14.81%) ANSI SQL
4 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCP
3 3 (11.11%) OCP
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (11.11%) MCTS
3 3 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) SRDF
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Unisys
3 4 (14.81%) EMC
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Teradata
6 1 (3.70%) SAP
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