The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Database Administrator
England / North West
Rank 244 226 251
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 16 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5782 5474 6680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.72% 96.51% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4833 4595 5581
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Senior DBA in the job title.

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior DBA Salary Trend in the North West

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire +14 8 £43,250 -3.88%
Merseyside +3 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Manchester -17 4 £50,000 -7.40%
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Senior 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 North West region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
3 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
4 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (45.71%) Replication
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (45.71%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (31.43%) Clustering
9 11 (31.43%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (31.43%) Database Security
10 10 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
10 10 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (28.57%) DevOps
10 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 10 (28.57%) VMware
10 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 10 (28.57%) Scrum
10 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (28.57%) SCOM
10 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
1 10 (28.57%) Internet
1 10 (28.57%) NAS
1 10 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (45.71%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 8 (22.86%) MySQL
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
11 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (2.86%) DocumentDB
12 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Replication
2 11 (31.43%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (45.71%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (31.43%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (31.43%) Database Security
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 10 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 10 (28.57%) DevOps
4 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) High Availability
5 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Database Optimisation
7 5 (14.29%) Database Tuning
8 4 (11.43%) Change Management
9 3 (8.57%) Data Security
9 3 (8.57%) Project Management
9 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 10 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) RedGate
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau