Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Database Engineer was £40,825 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 289 273
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Engineer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.054% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.014% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Manchester median annual salary £40,825 £32,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.62% -27.37% -
10th Percentile £32,575 £31,250 £42,175
90th Percentile £51,250 £33,750 £50,325
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,349 £44,750
% change year-on-year +3.81% -3.13% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,206 7,128 6,787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.13% 97.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,976 6,149 5,630
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Database Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Database Engineer in Manchester

Database Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Database Engineer in Manchester

Database Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Database Engineer in Manchester

Database Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £34,150 -
Database Engineer
North West

Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Database Engineer 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 Manchester region featuring Database Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) SSDT
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) BYOD
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Database Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) BYOD
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle