The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 85 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 1.69% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.74% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 32
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1118 1382 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.05% 97.19% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1223 1598
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +17 9 £45,000 +8.43%
Macclesfield -14 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Wilmslow -21 1 £35,000 -22.22%
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cheshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 34 (80.95%) T-SQL
4 31 (73.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (69.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (69.05%) MS Excel
7 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
8 23 (54.76%) ETL
9 21 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (45.24%) MySQL
12 17 (40.48%) SharePoint
13 16 (38.10%) VBA
13 16 (38.10%) MS Office
13 16 (38.10%) Billing
14 11 (26.19%) Web Development
14 11 (26.19%) HP
14 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (26.19%) Talend
14 11 (26.19%) Talend Open Studio
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (16.67%) High Availability
16 7 (16.67%) Degree
17 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
18 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 5 (11.90%) MS Access
18 5 (11.90%) Finance
18 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 17 (40.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (69.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (38.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 31 (73.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (69.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (45.24%) MySQL
7 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (11.90%) MS Access
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (2.38%) OLTP
11 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (38.10%) Billing
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) ETL
2 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Web Development
3 7 (16.67%) High Availability
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.14%) ETL Development
7 3 (7.14%) Full Text Search
7 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.76%) Market Making
8 2 (4.76%) Migration
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.38%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (80.95%) T-SQL
3 16 (38.10%) VBA
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) MCDBA
3 3 (7.14%) MCITP
3 3 (7.14%) MCTS
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) HP
2 11 (26.19%) Talend
3 2 (4.76%) Cognos
3 2 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle