The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 135 137 127
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 49 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 1.18% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.24% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 45
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3693 3868 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.62% 94.92% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3033 3236 3432
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Bolton - 5 £42,500 - 1
Sale - 1 £31,000 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 75 (96.15%) SQL
2 65 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 60 (76.92%) T-SQL
4 52 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (34.62%) Replication
9 25 (32.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (30.77%) Clustering
10 24 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (29.49%) Windows
11 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (28.21%) Migration
13 21 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 21 (26.92%) Database Mirroring
14 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
15 16 (20.51%) Change Management
15 16 (20.51%) Finance
16 15 (19.23%) Data Transformation
17 13 (16.67%) DTS
17 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
18 12 (15.38%) QA
18 12 (15.38%) PowerShell
19 11 (14.10%) Performance Management
20 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
20 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
20 9 (11.54%) Database Tuning

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (1.28%) IIS
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 35 (44.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (16.67%) DTS
8 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
10 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
10 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
11 4 (5.13%) Big Data
11 4 (5.13%) OLTP
11 4 (5.13%) OLAP
11 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
12 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (2.56%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Local Government
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) XSL
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.62%) Replication
2 24 (30.77%) Clustering
3 8 (10.26%) Statistics
4 3 (3.85%) Data Conversion
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (32.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (28.21%) Migration
6 21 (26.92%) Database Mirroring
7 16 (20.51%) Change Management
8 15 (19.23%) Data Transformation
9 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.10%) Performance Management
11 9 (11.54%) Database Tuning
11 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (6.41%) ITIL
13 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
14 3 (3.85%) Data Migration
14 3 (3.85%) Document Management
14 3 (3.85%) BCP
14 3 (3.85%) ETL
14 3 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) SQL
2 60 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 12 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) C
4 1 (1.28%) C++
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) NetApp
3 2 (2.56%) Facebook
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Citrix
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