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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 144 165 134
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 36 16 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.42% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.45% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 52
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £40,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
3871 3567 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.12% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3108 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 52 (91.23%) SQL
2 42 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 28 (49.12%) T-SQL
4 25 (43.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (36.84%) Replication
7 20 (35.09%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (31.58%) Windows
9 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 15 (26.32%) DTS
11 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
12 12 (21.05%) Clustering
13 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (15.79%) Finance
14 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (14.04%) QA
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (14.04%) Migration
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (12.28%) SAN
16 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (12.28%) ETL
16 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (10.53%) Data Transformation
17 6 (10.53%) Degree
17 6 (10.53%) ERP

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 25 (43.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (26.32%) DTS
7 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (10.53%) MySQL
11 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.75%) OLTP
13 1 (1.75%) OLAP
13 1 (1.75%) MS Access
13 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.75%) Big Data
13 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.51%) LINQ
2 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Replication
2 12 (21.05%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.04%) Migration
5 7 (12.28%) ETL
5 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 6 (10.53%) ERP
7 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.77%) Database Security
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) Coaching
11 1 (1.75%) Procedural Programming
11 1 (1.75%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) SQL
2 28 (49.12%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) VB
5 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) LiteSpeed
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Citrix
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) NetApp
4 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago