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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
North West / Cheshire
Rank 70 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.71% 1.93% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.02% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 49
Median salary £40,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%

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
963 1238 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.69% 95.38% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1072 1433
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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
Crewe -6 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Warrington +9 3 £45,000 -11.76%
Macclesfield +7 1 £39,000 -2.50% 1
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
3 22 (70.97%) T-SQL
4 21 (67.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
5 18 (58.06%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (45.16%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (41.94%) ETL
8 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
9 12 (38.71%) High Availability
10 11 (35.48%) Replication
11 10 (32.26%) MySQL
11 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (29.03%) Clustering
13 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (22.58%) Windows
15 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (19.35%) .NET
15 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
15 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
15 6 (19.35%) Relational Database

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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 21 (67.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (32.26%) MySQL
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
9 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
11 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (3.23%) DocumentDB
11 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
11 1 (3.23%) Power BI
11 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Replication
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (29.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (45.16%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (41.94%) ETL
4 12 (38.71%) High Availability
5 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
7 5 (16.13%) ETL Development
7 5 (16.13%) Full Text Search
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
8 4 (12.90%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 3 (9.68%) Data Security
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
9 3 (9.68%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (9.68%) Service Management
9 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (70.97%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 5 (16.13%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCDBA
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) MCTS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) HP
2 5 (16.13%) Talend
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau