The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 39 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.97% 2.43% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.54% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £29,026 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £37,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SQL DBA
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 236 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.15% 95.55% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 107 173 168
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Chester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL DBA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) OLTP
2 2 (66.67%) VLDB
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Vertica
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) OLTP
1 2 (66.67%) VLDB
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Vertica
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft