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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 235 255
Rank change year-on-year -35 +20  
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.029% 0.036% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.15% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £35,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +0.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £36,775 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £43,925 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +16.66%  

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 1513 1354 1535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.10% 24.14% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2429 2192 2550
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MCDBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCDBA in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MCDBA in the North West

MCDBA
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 MCDBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Manchester -31 2 £35,000 -13.04%
MCDBA
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) MCPD
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

MCDBA
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) MCPD
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS