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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 104 134 155
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 74 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 1.56% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.61% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 37
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +8.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
3382 3545 3816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.78% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2890 3153
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
Rochdale - 6 £54,000 -
Stockport - 5 £35,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 152 (98.06%) SQL Server
2 146 (94.19%) SQL
3 112 (72.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 102 (65.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (65.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (61.29%) Replication
7 93 (60.00%) T-SQL
8 77 (49.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 68 (43.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 62 (40.00%) High Availability
11 61 (39.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 52 (33.55%) Clustering
13 51 (32.90%) Finance
14 49 (31.61%) Performance Tuning
15 47 (30.32%) Windows
16 41 (26.45%) Data Warehouse
17 40 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
17 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
18 38 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
19 35 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
19 35 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
20 30 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
21 29 (18.71%) Capacity Planning
21 29 (18.71%) SAN
22 28 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
22 28 (18.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 27 (17.42%) DTS
23 27 (17.42%) PowerShell
23 27 (17.42%) Performance Analysis
24 25 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.71%) SAN
2 4 (2.58%) Internet
3 2 (1.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) DHCP
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (98.06%) SQL Server
2 112 (72.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (65.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (65.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 77 (49.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 68 (43.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 61 (39.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (26.45%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (25.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 35 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (18.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 27 (17.42%) DTS
13 16 (10.32%) NoSQL
14 14 (9.03%) OLTP
15 11 (7.10%) OLAP
16 10 (6.45%) MongoDB
16 10 (6.45%) Neo4j
17 6 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
18 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
19 4 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.94%) ERwin
3 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) tSQLt
General
1 51 (32.90%) Finance
2 12 (7.74%) Legal
3 3 (1.94%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.03%) .NET
2 4 (2.58%) Web Services
3 3 (1.94%) XML
4 2 (1.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.29%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.65%) HTML
5 1 (0.65%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 95 (61.29%) Replication
2 52 (33.55%) Clustering
3 11 (7.10%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.87%) Symmetrix
5 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.58%) iPad
6 4 (2.58%) Statistics
7 3 (1.94%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.94%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.94%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.32%) Windows
2 30 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.10%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.94%) Linux
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.00%) High Availability
2 49 (31.61%) Performance Tuning
3 38 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 29 (18.71%) Capacity Planning
6 27 (17.42%) Performance Analysis
7 22 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (11.61%) Database Mirroring
9 18 (11.61%) Migration
10 17 (10.97%) Data Modelling
11 12 (7.74%) Capacity Management
12 11 (7.10%) Customer Engagement
12 11 (7.10%) ETL
12 11 (7.10%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.45%) Change Control
13 10 (6.45%) Data Architecture
13 10 (6.45%) Data Migration
13 10 (6.45%) Identity Management
14 8 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 146 (94.19%) SQL
2 93 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 27 (17.42%) PowerShell
4 15 (9.68%) ANSI SQL
5 3 (1.94%) VBScript
6 2 (1.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.39%) MCDBA
3 12 (7.74%) Degree
4 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.94%) MCITP
5 3 (1.94%) MCTS
6 2 (1.29%) HND
6 2 (1.29%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) ISO 9001
1 6 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.87%) PCI DSS
1 6 (3.87%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) SRDF
2 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.29%) Firmware
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 25 (16.13%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (1.94%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.94%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.03%) RedGate
3 7 (4.52%) Remedy
4 6 (3.87%) Cognos
4 6 (3.87%) EMC
5 5 (3.23%) Oracle
6 3 (1.94%) IBM
7 2 (1.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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