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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 65 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 30 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.70% 1.51% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 1.55% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 20
Median salary £38,000 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,540 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,250
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
1087 1676 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.84% 97.44% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1368 1481
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +4 15 £38,000 -2.56%
Frodsham - 4 £35,000 -
Nantwich - 4 £38,750 -
Crewe - 3 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (94.87%) SQL Server
3 32 (82.05%) T-SQL
4 29 (74.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (71.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (53.85%) ETL
9 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
10 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
11 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (38.46%) MySQL
13 14 (35.90%) VBA
13 14 (35.90%) MS Office
13 14 (35.90%) SharePoint
13 14 (35.90%) Billing
14 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (20.51%) MS Access
15 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (17.95%) Finance
16 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
17 6 (15.38%) Web Development
17 6 (15.38%) Replication
17 6 (15.38%) HP
17 6 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (15.38%) Database Mirroring
17 6 (15.38%) Talend

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 14 (35.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (94.87%) SQL Server
2 29 (74.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (71.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (38.46%) MySQL
7 8 (20.51%) MS Access
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
11 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
12 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
13 1 (2.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (35.90%) Billing
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 4 (10.26%) Clustering
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ETL
2 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (15.38%) Web Development
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) High Availability
6 3 (7.69%) Database Security
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Change Control
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) ETL Development
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) Market Making
7 2 (5.13%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 32 (82.05%) T-SQL
3 14 (35.90%) VBA
4 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) OCP
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) Talend
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Cognos
4 2 (5.13%) Hyperion