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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 100 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 20 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 1.43% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.53% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
1699 1502 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.87% 93.70% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1176 1754
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 - 8 £35,000 - 3
Chester +12 5 £40,000 -
Nantwich - 3 £30,000 -
Macclesfield -21 2 £40,000 -
Crewe +10 1 £50,000 -13.04%
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (93.88%) SQL Server
3 39 (79.59%) T-SQL
3 39 (79.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (67.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (63.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (63.27%) Replication
6 26 (53.06%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 14 (28.57%) Statistics
10 14 (28.57%) Windows
11 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
14 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (18.37%) Finance
15 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
15 9 (18.37%) Degree
16 8 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
16 8 (16.33%) Clustering
17 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (14.29%) Oracle
18 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
18 6 (12.24%) ETL
19 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
19 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle 9iAS
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DHCP
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (93.88%) SQL Server
2 39 (79.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (67.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (63.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (10.20%) OLAP
9 5 (10.20%) MySQL
9 5 (10.20%) OLTP
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
9 5 (10.20%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (10.20%) Big Data
10 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (8.16%) VLDB
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Local Government
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (63.27%) Replication
2 14 (28.57%) Statistics
3 8 (16.33%) Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) SUSE
2 1 (2.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (12.24%) ETL
4 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Data Transformation
8 1 (2.04%) High Availability
8 1 (2.04%) Content Management
8 1 (2.04%) Document Management
8 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) SQL
2 39 (79.59%) T-SQL
3 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) MCDBA
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Vertica
4 3 (6.12%) Sybase
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) Sage
5 1 (2.04%) Primavera
5 1 (2.04%) Open Text
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Lewis Paige
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
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