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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 104 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 23 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.20% 2.24% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.37% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £36,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
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 £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Macclesfield -11 9 £40,000 -
Chester +12 4 £40,000 -
Warrington +7 3 £45,000 +35.33% 2
Nantwich - 3 £30,000 -
Crewe +8 2 £27,500 -63.33%
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) SQL
2 50 (96.15%) SQL Server
3 43 (82.69%) T-SQL
4 38 (73.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (69.23%) Replication
6 33 (63.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (59.62%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (42.31%) Windows
11 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
13 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (25.00%) Statistics
16 12 (23.08%) Clustering
16 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (17.31%) Oracle
18 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 7 (13.46%) SAN
19 7 (13.46%) Database Security
20 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
20 6 (11.54%) Sybase
20 6 (11.54%) LiteSpeed
20 6 (11.54%) Finance
21 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
21 5 (9.62%) OLTP
21 5 (9.62%) Degree
22 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle 9iAS
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 3 (5.77%) DHCP
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 38 (73.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (63.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (28.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (9.62%) OLTP
10 4 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (7.69%) MySQL
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
10 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
10 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
10 4 (7.69%) Big Data
11 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
11 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (69.23%) Replication
2 13 (25.00%) Statistics
3 12 (23.08%) Clustering
4 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.77%) Open Source
6 2 (3.85%) Social Media
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) Database Security
4 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.85%) Information Security
8 1 (1.92%) Content Management
8 1 (1.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) SQL
2 43 (82.69%) T-SQL
3 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Sybase
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Vertica
5 2 (3.85%) Facebook
6 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.92%) Sage
6 1 (1.92%) Primavera
6 1 (1.92%) Open Text
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