The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 95 104 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 20 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.81% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.86% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 20
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
SQL DBA
West Midlands

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 33 (94.29%) SQL
3 25 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (31.43%) ETL
7 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle
7 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (20.00%) Windows
9 7 (20.00%) Replication
9 7 (20.00%) Clustering
10 6 (17.14%) Remedy
10 6 (17.14%) DTS
10 6 (17.14%) VBScript
10 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (17.14%) Database Tuning
10 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
11 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (14.29%) VB
11 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) Migration

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.14%) DTS
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
12 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
13 1 (2.86%) Informix
13 1 (2.86%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
1 2 (5.71%) SOAP
1 2 (5.71%) XML
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 6 (17.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ETL
2 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (17.14%) Database Tuning
3 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
4 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Data Security
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Data Transformation
7 2 (5.71%) Database Security
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.14%) VBScript
4 5 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) PHP5
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Foglight
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Remedy
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) EMC
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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