The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 35 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.49% 1.12% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 1.18% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £41,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SQL DBA
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
387 507 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.51% 94.94% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 290 436 388
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,367 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Liverpool

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (80.95%) T-SQL
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (47.62%) Replication
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (14.29%) VMware
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (14.29%) ETL
10 3 (14.29%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) .NET
10 3 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (9.52%) DB2
11 2 (9.52%) OLAP
11 2 (9.52%) RUP
11 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (9.52%) Clustering
11 2 (9.52%) Teradata

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (9.52%) DB2
8 2 (9.52%) OLAP
8 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) RUP
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Database Security
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) T-SQL
3 3 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Teradata