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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 158 145 139
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 34 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.86% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.91% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 51
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
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 24 December 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 66 (95.65%) SQL
2 58 (84.06%) SQL Server
3 47 (68.12%) T-SQL
4 39 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (42.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (42.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (31.88%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (31.88%) Migration
8 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (28.99%) DTS
9 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
9 20 (28.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (27.54%) Replication
11 18 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (26.09%) QA
11 18 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (23.19%) Data Transformation
13 15 (21.74%) Finance
14 14 (20.29%) Windows
14 14 (20.29%) Change Management
14 14 (20.29%) Clustering
15 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
15 13 (18.84%) Performance Management
16 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (14.49%) .NET
17 10 (14.49%) ITIL
17 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2000
18 8 (11.59%) MS Excel

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (84.06%) SQL Server
2 29 (42.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (42.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (31.88%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (28.99%) DTS
6 18 (26.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (7.25%) OLTP
9 5 (7.25%) OLAP
9 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
9 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
9 5 (7.25%) Big Data
10 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.90%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (2.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.90%) LINQ
2 2 (2.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Replication
2 14 (20.29%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.88%) Migration
4 20 (28.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (23.19%) Data Transformation
6 14 (20.29%) Change Management
7 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
7 13 (18.84%) Performance Management
8 10 (14.49%) ITIL
9 5 (7.25%) Database Tuning
9 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.25%) Coaching
10 4 (5.80%) Database Security
10 4 (5.80%) ETL
11 2 (2.90%) ERP
11 2 (2.90%) Data Analytics
11 2 (2.90%) Analytics
11 2 (2.90%) Performance Analysis
12 1 (1.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (95.65%) SQL
2 47 (68.12%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.90%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) Java
4 1 (1.45%) VB
4 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) NetApp
3 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
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