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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 136 156 164
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 44 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.72% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 17
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £46,000
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
3426 3771 3944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.46% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2837 3105 3419
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 £38,500
% 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 27 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 27 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
Rochdale - 4 £59,000 -
Bolton - 3 £39,000 -
Stockport - 2 £38,750 - 1
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 (93.00%) SQL
1 93 (93.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (77.00%) T-SQL
3 67 (67.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (57.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
6 49 (49.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (47.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 46 (46.00%) Replication
9 37 (37.00%) Windows
10 30 (30.00%) PowerShell
11 29 (29.00%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (28.00%) Database Mirroring
13 27 (27.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (24.00%) Clustering
15 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 22 (22.00%) Statistics
16 22 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
18 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
19 15 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
20 13 (13.00%) DTS
20 13 (13.00%) Migration
21 11 (11.00%) Finance
22 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
23 8 (8.00%) Degree
23 8 (8.00%) Unit Testing

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) SAN
2 4 (4.00%) DMZ
2 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 4 (4.00%) NAS
2 4 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (93.00%) SQL Server
2 67 (67.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (57.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (49.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (47.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (29.00%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (27.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (13.00%) DTS
9 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (5.00%) Data Mart
12 4 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
12 4 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (3.00%) MySQL
14 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
14 2 (2.00%) OLAP
14 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.00%) Toad
3 1 (1.00%) ERwin
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.00%) Automotive
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) XML
2 4 (4.00%) .NET
2 4 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (46.00%) Replication
2 24 (24.00%) Clustering
3 22 (22.00%) Statistics
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.00%) User Experience
5 3 (3.00%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.00%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.00%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.00%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.00%) NHS
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.00%) UNIX
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) AIX
5 1 (1.00%) Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (28.00%) Database Mirroring
3 26 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (13.00%) Migration
6 8 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
7 7 (7.00%) Change Management
8 6 (6.00%) Project Management
8 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.00%) Cash Management
8 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (6.00%) Data Transformation
8 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.00%) ETL
10 4 (4.00%) Scrum
10 4 (4.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 77 (77.00%) T-SQL
3 30 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.00%) C
5 1 (1.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) C++
5 1 (1.00%) Java
5 1 (1.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) MCP
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.00%) MCTS
5 1 (1.00%) MCITP
5 1 (1.00%) HND
5 1 (1.00%) MCSE
5 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.00%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) VMware
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) Facebook
5 2 (2.00%) NetApp
5 2 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (1.00%) EMC
6 1 (1.00%) Red Gate
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