The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for MCDBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
England / North West
Rank - 232 243
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.41% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
Median salary - £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

MCDBA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1403 1446 1804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.82% 25.44% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1168 1406
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing MCDBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCDBA 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for MCDBA in the North West

MCDBA
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing MCDBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management

MCDBA
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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft