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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 112 107 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 13 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 0.70% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.74% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 27
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £33,340 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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
Knutsford - 5 £50,000 -
Chester +1 2 - -
Macclesfield 0 1 - -
Crewe -1 1 - -
Warrington -22 1 £52,500 +63.04% 1
SQL Server DBA
North West

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (75.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (75.00%) Replication
6 11 (68.75%) Clustering
6 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 8 (50.00%) Database Security
8 7 (43.75%) LiteSpeed
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (25.00%) Finance
11 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (18.75%) OLTP
11 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
12 2 (12.50%) Degree
12 2 (12.50%) Big Data
12 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (12.50%) Games
12 2 (12.50%) MySQL
12 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) OLTP
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
8 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
8 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Replication
2 11 (68.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (50.00%) Database Security
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Facebook
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago