The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 56 53 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.83% 1.24% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £44,250 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.65% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.93%
SQL DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 465 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.34% 95.88% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 502 351 446
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,105
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Coventry

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (28.57%) Database Tuning
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 3 (21.43%) Service Management
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
2 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Database Tuning
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCTS
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago