The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 124 112 124
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 2 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.70% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.74% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
SQL Server DBA
North West

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
SQL Server DBA
North West

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Replication
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (45.45%) Database Security
6 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (36.36%) QA
7 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (18.18%) Games
9 2 (18.18%) Internet
9 2 (18.18%) Clustering
9 2 (18.18%) Teradata
9 2 (18.18%) OLTP
9 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
9 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 2 (18.18%) Degree
9 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (9.09%) Performance Management

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) OLTP
7 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) DTS
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) Informix
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Database Security
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle