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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 84 79 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.84% 2.48% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 2.58% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 39 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
1029 1552 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.90% 96.16% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1211 1252
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
Macclesfield +2 1 £40,000 -
Warrington -9 1 £38,000 -10.58%
Chester -12 1 £29,500 +13.28%
Knutsford - 1 - -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
3 25 (75.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (48.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (42.42%) ETL
7 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
9 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle
10 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
11 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (24.24%) Replication
13 7 (21.21%) Finance
13 7 (21.21%) Database Mirroring
14 6 (18.18%) Data Guard
14 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (18.18%) Clustering
14 6 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (18.18%) OCP
14 6 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
14 6 (18.18%) Unix

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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (48.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
10 5 (15.15%) MySQL
11 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
11 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) JSON
1 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Replication
2 6 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) ETL
1 14 (42.42%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.21%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (15.15%) ETL Development
3 5 (15.15%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Database Security
5 1 (3.03%) Change Control
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) IT Audit
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) OCP
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Data Guard
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.03%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle