The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 62 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.81% 4.73% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 5.00% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 3
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SQL DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 380 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.58% 94.53% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 402 309 409
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Lancashire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 3 £21,500 -
Fleetwood - 1 - -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (33.33%) SCOM
7 6 (33.33%) Clustering
7 6 (33.33%) PowerPivot
7 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
9 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) PowerPivot
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle