The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 143 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.68% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.70% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2330 1849 2060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.36% 96.40% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 1564 1751
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, SQL 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 Birmingham region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Replication
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (62.50%) Clustering
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) High Availability
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 4 (25.00%) ETL
8 4 (25.00%) Business Development
8 4 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) Retail
10 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
11 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (6.25%) Ruby
11 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Replication
2 10 (62.50%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 7 (43.75%) High Availability
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Business Development
5 4 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Tcl
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft