The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 94 119 115
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 25 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 0.062% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.066% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £39,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,375 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +6.25%
SQL Server 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
1727 1515 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.06% 93.87% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1166 1547
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Cheshire region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
(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 £36,000 -
Macclesfield - 7 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £47,000 -
SQL Server DBA
North West

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (94.44%) SQL
3 33 (91.67%) T-SQL
4 31 (86.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (86.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (77.78%) Replication
6 27 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (69.44%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (52.78%) Windows
9 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (44.44%) Statistics
11 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
11 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (38.89%) Finance
13 13 (36.11%) Clustering
14 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
16 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
17 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (19.44%) ETL
18 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
18 6 (16.67%) MCITP
18 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
19 5 (13.89%) Degree
19 5 (13.89%) OLAP Cube
19 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
19 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2000
19 5 (13.89%) OLAP
20 4 (11.11%) MCDBA

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (86.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (86.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.89%) OLAP
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (13.89%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.78%) Big Data
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL
8 1 (2.78%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (77.78%) Replication
2 16 (44.44%) Statistics
3 13 (36.11%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) ETL
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.11%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 33 (91.67%) T-SQL
3 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCITP
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) MCDBA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago