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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 111 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.47% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.50% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 23
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
1836 2009 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.82% 94.32% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1704 1785
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (22.73%) Database Security
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
9 2 (9.09%) Clustering
9 2 (9.09%) MS Access
9 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (9.09%) Windows
9 2 (9.09%) Python
9 2 (9.09%) Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (9.09%) Data Migration

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.55%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 2 (9.09%) MS Access
8 1 (4.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Toad
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Database Security
2 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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