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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 126 158 152
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 47 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.39% 0.63% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.67% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £45,000
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
3207 3710 4083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.19% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 3039 3542
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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
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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
Bolton - 3 £39,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £58,000 -
Stockport - 1 £37,500 - 1
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 93 (94.90%) SQL
2 89 (90.82%) SQL Server
3 78 (79.59%) T-SQL
4 65 (66.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (58.16%) Performance Tuning
6 51 (52.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 49 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 44 (44.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (41.84%) Replication
10 36 (36.73%) Windows
11 30 (30.61%) PowerShell
11 30 (30.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 29 (29.59%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (27.55%) Database Mirroring
15 23 (23.47%) Clustering
16 22 (22.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (20.41%) Statistics
18 19 (19.39%) Disaster Recovery
19 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
20 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
21 13 (13.27%) DTS
21 13 (13.27%) Migration
22 12 (12.24%) Finance
23 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2005
23 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 9 (9.18%) Change Management
24 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (3.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (2.04%) DMZ
2 2 (2.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) NAS
2 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (90.82%) SQL Server
2 65 (66.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (52.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (44.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (30.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (13.27%) DTS
9 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
12 5 (5.10%) Data Mart
12 5 (5.10%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.04%) MySQL
13 2 (2.04%) OLAP
13 2 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
13 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.04%) Toad
3 1 (1.02%) ERwin
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Advertising
2 3 (3.06%) Local Government
2 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.02%) Automotive
3 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) XML
2 4 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (41.84%) Replication
2 23 (23.47%) Clustering
3 20 (20.41%) Statistics
4 3 (3.06%) Data Conversion
4 3 (3.06%) User Experience
5 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.04%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.02%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.02%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.73%) Windows
2 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) UNIX
5 1 (1.02%) Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (58.16%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (29.59%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (27.55%) Database Mirroring
5 19 (19.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (13.27%) Migration
7 9 (9.18%) Change Management
8 8 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.16%) Data Transformation
8 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.12%) Database Tuning
9 6 (6.12%) Cash Management
9 6 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (6.12%) Project Management
9 6 (6.12%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.10%) ETL
10 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 93 (94.90%) SQL
2 78 (79.59%) T-SQL
3 30 (30.61%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.04%) C
5 1 (1.02%) C#
5 1 (1.02%) C++
5 1 (1.02%) Java
5 1 (1.02%) PHP
5 1 (1.02%) VBScript
5 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.02%) Python
5 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) MCP
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.02%) MCTS
5 1 (1.02%) MCITP
5 1 (1.02%) HND
5 1 (1.02%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.02%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) VMware
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
4 3 (3.06%) Facebook
5 2 (2.04%) NetApp
5 2 (2.04%) Remedy
6 1 (1.02%) EMC
6 1 (1.02%) Citrix
6 1 (1.02%) Red Gate
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