The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 105 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 25 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 1.24% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.32% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 21
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
1691 1823 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.19% 94.21% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1456 1228
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 2 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 23 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Macclesfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 47 (88.68%) SQL
2 43 (81.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (77.36%) SQL Server
4 35 (66.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (64.15%) T-SQL
6 32 (60.38%) Replication
7 26 (49.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (49.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (39.62%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (35.85%) ETL
11 16 (30.19%) Finance
11 16 (30.19%) Clustering
12 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
12 15 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (28.30%) Database Mirroring
13 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
13 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
14 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
15 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
16 10 (18.87%) C#
17 9 (16.98%) Oracle
17 9 (16.98%) Database Security
17 9 (16.98%) Capacity Planning
18 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
18 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
19 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 11g
19 7 (13.21%) Oracle9i Database

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle 9iAS
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (81.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 41 (77.36%) SQL Server
3 35 (66.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (49.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (49.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (39.62%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
8 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
9 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (13.21%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (7.55%) OLAP
11 4 (7.55%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (1.89%) OLTP
13 1 (1.89%) VLDB
13 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Local Government
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 32 (60.38%) Replication
2 16 (30.19%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ETL
1 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (28.30%) Database Mirroring
2 15 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (20.75%) Business Analysis
5 9 (16.98%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (16.98%) Database Security
6 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) CRM
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) ETL Development
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.66%) Data Management
8 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) SQL
2 34 (64.15%) T-SQL
3 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.87%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) OCP
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCTS
2 3 (5.66%) MCITP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Epicor
3 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.89%) Sage
3 1 (1.89%) Vertica
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago