The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Database Administrator
North West / Manchester
Rank 193 170 181
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 5 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Median salary £51,250 £54,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.09% +21.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Senior DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Manchester

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Manchester

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Manchester region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
5 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
5 6 (40.00%) NAS
5 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon S3
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (40.00%) SCOM
5 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (40.00%) Data Architecture
5 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (40.00%) DNS
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Internet
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
1 6 (40.00%) NAS
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (13.33%) MySQL
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
1 6 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Database Security
4 3 (20.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Security Hardening
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) RedGate
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase