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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 130 126 114
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.64% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.66% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 6
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2241 1981 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.93% 97.59% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1663 1632 1597
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (50.00%) Replication
5 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (39.47%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (34.21%) ETL
7 13 (34.21%) Clustering
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
9 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 10 (26.32%) .NET
9 10 (26.32%) High Availability
9 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
11 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
12 7 (18.42%) MCSE
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (18.42%) Migration
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (13.16%) Data Extraction
13 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
14 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
14 4 (10.53%) Retail
14 4 (10.53%) Data Management
14 4 (10.53%) Business Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.63%) DTS
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 4 (10.53%) Local Government
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Replication
2 13 (34.21%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) Data Extraction
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (34.21%) ETL
3 10 (26.32%) High Availability
4 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
5 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.42%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (10.53%) Business Development
8 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Data Management
8 4 (10.53%) Database Optimisation
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.89%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
11 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
11 1 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Tcl
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) MCSE
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft