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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 99 168 134
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 77 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.37% 0.70% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 0.72% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 27 43
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £36,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,800 £43,300
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 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
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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
Cheadle - 8 £50,000 -
Rochdale - 4 £48,500 -
Stockport - 4 £47,500 -
Bolton +14 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 - 1
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 154 (98.72%) SQL Server
2 140 (89.74%) SQL
3 121 (77.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 116 (74.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 108 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 81 (51.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 76 (48.72%) T-SQL
8 74 (47.44%) Replication
9 70 (44.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 59 (37.82%) Performance Tuning
11 54 (34.62%) SQL Server 2014
12 50 (32.05%) Windows
13 49 (31.41%) Microsoft
14 48 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
15 42 (26.92%) Finance
16 41 (26.28%) Disaster Recovery
16 41 (26.28%) High Availability
17 39 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (25.00%) PowerShell
18 31 (19.87%) Clustering
18 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2005
19 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
19 30 (19.23%) OLTP
20 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2012
21 28 (17.95%) OLAP
21 28 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
22 23 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
22 23 (14.74%) Capacity Planning
23 22 (14.10%) Performance Monitoring

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 4 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.64%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.64%) SAS
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.18%) SAN
2 5 (3.21%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) DHCP
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (98.72%) SQL Server
2 121 (77.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (74.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 108 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (51.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 70 (44.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 54 (34.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 48 (30.77%) SQL Server 2000
9 31 (19.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 30 (19.23%) OLTP
11 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 28 (17.95%) OLAP
13 23 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (11.54%) DTS
15 11 (7.05%) Relational Database
16 7 (4.49%) NoSQL
17 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
18 5 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
18 5 (3.21%) Amazon Redshift
19 4 (2.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.64%) ERwin
4 1 (0.64%) tSQLt
General
1 42 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (1.92%) Games
4 2 (1.28%) Local Government
4 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (1.92%) Entity Framework
2 3 (1.92%) NHibernate
2 3 (1.92%) XML
3 2 (1.28%) MDX
3 2 (1.28%) Web Services
4 1 (0.64%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.64%) DCOM
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (47.44%) Replication
2 31 (19.87%) Clustering
3 11 (7.05%) Statistics
4 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.49%) Data Integration
5 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) Symmetrix
7 3 (1.92%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.92%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.28%) User Experience
9 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.05%) Windows
2 30 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (13.46%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.64%) Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.82%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (26.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (26.28%) High Availability
3 39 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (14.74%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (14.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (11.54%) Capacity Management
7 18 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
8 16 (10.26%) Migration
9 15 (9.62%) Database Mirroring
10 11 (7.05%) ITIL
11 10 (6.41%) ETL
12 9 (5.77%) Change Management
12 9 (5.77%) Problem Management
12 9 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (5.13%) Data Migration
14 7 (4.49%) Data Modelling
14 7 (4.49%) Identity Management
15 5 (3.21%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 140 (89.74%) SQL
2 76 (48.72%) T-SQL
3 39 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.92%) ANSI SQL
5 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.64%) C
6 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.41%) MCDBA
3 9 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.56%) Degree
5 4 (2.56%) MCITP
5 4 (2.56%) MCTS
6 3 (1.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.28%) HND
8 1 (0.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) SRDF
2 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (11.54%) LiteSpeed
2 11 (7.05%) Perfmon
3 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 49 (31.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.77%) Hitachi
3 4 (2.56%) EMC
3 4 (2.56%) Remedy
4 3 (1.92%) IBM
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle
4 3 (1.92%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.28%) NetApp
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe
6 1 (0.64%) Tableau
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