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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 103 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 24 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.26% 2.34% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.49% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 53
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £32,920 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1799 1527 2122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.19% 93.85% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1233 1822
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Warrington -13 10 £45,000 +53.32% 1
Knutsford - 8 £50,000 -
Chester -15 2 £37,500 +8.69%
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (97.67%) SQL
1 42 (97.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (62.79%) T-SQL
3 22 (51.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (46.51%) Replication
5 19 (44.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (39.53%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (27.91%) Clustering
10 11 (25.58%) Windows
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (20.93%) Database Security
12 8 (18.60%) SAN
13 7 (16.28%) Oracle
13 7 (16.28%) LiteSpeed
13 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (16.28%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
14 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (13.95%) .NET
14 6 (13.95%) OLTP
15 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (11.63%) MySQL
15 5 (11.63%) Sybase

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) SAN
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (97.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (51.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (44.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (41.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (39.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (32.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (13.95%) OLTP
9 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
10 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
10 5 (11.63%) Big Data
10 5 (11.63%) MySQL
10 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
11 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
12 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
12 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
12 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Automotive
2 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Games
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Replication
2 12 (27.91%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.93%) Database Security
3 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) ETL
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.98%) Service Management
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) Information Security
9 1 (2.33%) Data Security
9 1 (2.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Sybase
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Vertica
4 2 (4.65%) Facebook
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Primavera
5 1 (2.33%) Open Text
5 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
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NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago