The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 22 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 33 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.42% 3.52% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 3.69% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
231 244 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.15% 95.31% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 163 159 163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
Cheshire

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Chester

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) OLTP
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (71.43%) Big Data
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
5 3 (42.86%) Vertica
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) Teradata
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Legato
7 1 (14.29%) Windows

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) OLTP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Legato
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Vertica
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft