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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 72 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.95% 0.47% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.50% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £45,250 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 - £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
784 606 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.67% 94.98% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 625 524 477
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Coventry

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) MCTS
5 9 (50.00%) MCITP
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
7 5 (27.78%) Clustering
7 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
8 4 (22.22%) Replication
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (11.11%) Data Guard
11 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
11 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
11 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (5.56%) Change Control
11 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (5.56%) OpenEdge

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (5.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) MCTS
2 9 (50.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Netezza
Coventry
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