The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 17 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.41% 6.94% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
DBA
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan 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
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 98.65% 97.22% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 69 52 48
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

DBA
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

DBA Salary Trend in Wigan

DBA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle 10gAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle