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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 135 148 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 50 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.35% 1.04% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.10% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 44
Average salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
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
3540 3815 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.60% 94.78% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 3176 3451
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 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 17 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 - 3 £42,500 -
Sale - 1 £31,000 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 73 (96.05%) SQL
2 64 (84.21%) SQL Server
3 59 (77.63%) T-SQL
4 49 (64.47%) Performance Tuning
5 38 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (43.42%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (34.21%) Replication
10 25 (32.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (28.95%) Windows
12 22 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (28.95%) Clustering
13 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
15 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (22.37%) Migration
16 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
17 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
18 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
19 13 (17.11%) DTS
19 13 (17.11%) Finance
20 11 (14.47%) Change Management
21 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
21 10 (13.16%) Data Transformation
22 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2005
22 9 (11.84%) Statistics
23 8 (10.53%) Degree
23 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 38 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (43.42%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (32.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (17.11%) DTS
9 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
12 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
13 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
13 4 (5.26%) Data Mart
14 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
14 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (3.95%) OLTP
14 3 (3.95%) OLAP
14 3 (3.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.32%) ERwin
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Local Government
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) XML
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) XSL
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Replication
2 22 (28.95%) Clustering
3 9 (11.84%) Statistics
4 3 (3.95%) Data Conversion
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.32%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
5 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.37%) Migration
7 11 (14.47%) Change Management
8 10 (13.16%) Data Transformation
8 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.53%) Database Tuning
9 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.89%) Performance Management
11 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (6.58%) Cash Management
11 5 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (5.26%) Project Management
12 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (3.95%) ETL
13 3 (3.95%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 73 (96.05%) SQL
2 59 (77.63%) T-SQL
3 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) C
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
5 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) MCP
3 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) NetApp
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Facebook
4 1 (1.32%) Remedy
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) EMC
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
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