The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 146 126 107
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 40 64 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 1.56% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.63% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 56
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
SQL DBA
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Salford -6 1 £37,500 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 75 (90.36%) SQL Server
3 51 (61.45%) T-SQL
4 50 (60.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (59.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (44.58%) Performance Tuning
7 35 (42.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
9 28 (33.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (32.53%) Windows
11 26 (31.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (27.71%) Replication
12 23 (27.71%) Clustering
13 22 (26.51%) Finance
14 21 (25.30%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
16 19 (22.89%) .NET
17 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (18.07%) Database Tuning
19 12 (14.46%) Migration
20 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
20 11 (13.25%) Citrix
20 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
20 11 (13.25%) QA
21 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
22 9 (10.84%) Crystal Reports
23 8 (9.64%) DTS
23 8 (9.64%) SLA
23 8 (9.64%) ETL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (90.36%) SQL Server
2 50 (60.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (59.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (42.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (33.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (31.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (25.30%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (10.84%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (9.64%) DTS
10 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
11 4 (4.82%) OLAP
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
13 2 (2.41%) OLTP
13 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
14 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (26.51%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.89%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.41%) MDX
3 2 (2.41%) ODBC
4 1 (1.20%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Replication
1 23 (27.71%) Clustering
2 8 (9.64%) GIS
3 6 (7.23%) Data Extraction
4 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.53%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (18.07%) Database Tuning
3 12 (14.46%) Migration
4 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.64%) ETL
5 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
5 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
5 8 (9.64%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.23%) High Availability
6 6 (7.23%) Database Security
7 5 (6.02%) Information Security
7 5 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.82%) Data Management
8 4 (4.82%) Data Governance
8 4 (4.82%) Data Security
9 3 (3.61%) BCP
9 3 (3.61%) CRM
9 3 (3.61%) Data Transformation
9 3 (3.61%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 51 (61.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.02%) VB
4 3 (3.61%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.41%) C
6 1 (1.20%) VB6
6 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) MCTS
2 2 (2.41%) MCDBA
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) QA
2 8 (9.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) Citrix
3 8 (9.64%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle