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 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 44 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 6.80% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 7.18% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 3
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 390 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.91% 94.66% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 193 227 134
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Teradata
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Legato
5 2 (33.33%) FMCG
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Database Security
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) DTS
6 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) DTS
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) Informix
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Database Security
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Teradata
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle