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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 122 169 123
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 50 20 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.52% 0.52% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.55% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 36
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
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 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 2 £39,000 -
Sale - 1 £31,000 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (96.43%) SQL
2 74 (88.10%) SQL Server
3 63 (75.00%) T-SQL
4 49 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
5 44 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (39.29%) Replication
8 29 (34.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (34.52%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (30.95%) Windows
10 26 (30.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (26.19%) Clustering
11 22 (26.19%) PowerShell
12 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (22.62%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
14 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 18 (21.43%) Database Mirroring
15 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 13 (15.48%) Statistics
17 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
18 11 (13.10%) DTS
18 11 (13.10%) Migration
19 10 (11.90%) Finance
20 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 9 (10.71%) Change Management
21 8 (9.52%) Degree
21 8 (9.52%) QA

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.19%) IIS
1 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (88.10%) SQL Server
2 49 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (34.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (30.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (13.10%) DTS
9 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
12 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
12 5 (5.95%) Data Mart
13 2 (2.38%) MySQL
14 1 (1.19%) OLAP
14 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.38%) Toad
3 1 (1.19%) ERwin
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Local Government
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) XML
2 5 (5.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (39.29%) Replication
2 22 (26.19%) Clustering
3 13 (15.48%) Statistics
4 3 (3.57%) Data Conversion
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.19%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (34.52%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (21.43%) Database Mirroring
6 11 (13.10%) Migration
7 9 (10.71%) Change Management
8 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.52%) Data Transformation
9 6 (7.14%) Cash Management
9 6 (7.14%) Project Management
9 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.95%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.95%) Database Tuning
11 4 (4.76%) Scrum
11 4 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (4.76%) ETL
12 3 (3.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 81 (96.43%) SQL
2 63 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 22 (26.19%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) C
5 1 (1.19%) C++
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (1.19%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) MCP
3 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.19%) HND
5 1 (1.19%) MCSE
5 1 (1.19%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.19%) MCTS
5 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.19%) SRDF
1 1 (1.19%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Facebook
4 2 (2.38%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Remedy
5 1 (1.19%) EMC
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix
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