The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 121 115 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.50% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 19
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) Database Security
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (21.05%) Database Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
8 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
8 2 (10.53%) Python
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) MS Access
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) Data Management
8 2 (10.53%) Toad
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (10.53%) PuTTY
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Master Data Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (10.53%) MS Access
8 1 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Toad
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Database Security
2 4 (21.05%) Database Tuning
2 4 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £47032.00 per annum + 40d Hol+final sal pen+Health
Posted: 19 days ago