The table below looks at the statistics for MCDBA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 237 247 252
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.028% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +47.54%
MCDBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1738 1603 1827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.16% 22.83% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1233 1498
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MCDBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MCDBA Salary Trend in the North West

MCDBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Cheshire - 6 £40,000 -
Manchester +1 1 £40,000 +3.22%
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing MCDBA also 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 that cited MCDBA.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) MCITP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) HND
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Database Security

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing MCDBA also 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 that cited MCDBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) DBA
2 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft