The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 158 157 181
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 21 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.78% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.81% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 6
Median salary £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SQL Server 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
3415 3206 3798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.88% 96.71% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2670 3109
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Manchester region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 2 £55,000 - 1
SQL Server DBA
North West

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (86.76%) SQL
3 53 (77.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (77.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (76.47%) Replication
5 50 (73.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (69.12%) T-SQL
7 45 (66.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 38 (55.88%) Clustering
9 37 (54.41%) High Availability
10 35 (51.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (45.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 30 (44.12%) Finance
12 30 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (39.71%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (38.24%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 21 (30.88%) Performance Monitoring
17 20 (29.41%) RedGate
17 20 (29.41%) Windows
18 19 (27.94%) Legal
18 19 (27.94%) Capacity Planning
19 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
20 16 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
21 15 (22.06%) ANSI SQL
22 14 (20.59%) SAN
23 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
23 13 (19.12%) DTS
23 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
23 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) SAN
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (77.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 53 (77.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (73.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (66.18%) SQL Server 2014
5 35 (51.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (45.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (39.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (19.12%) DTS
12 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
13 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
14 6 (8.82%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (8.82%) MySQL
14 6 (8.82%) Neo4j
15 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (5.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) ERwin
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (76.47%) Replication
2 38 (55.88%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) CLARiiON
3 3 (4.41%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Windows
2 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) High Availability
2 26 (38.24%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (30.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 19 (27.94%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.12%) Performance Analysis
6 12 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
7 11 (16.18%) Migration
8 9 (13.24%) Database Mirroring
9 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (8.82%) Data Architecture
11 6 (8.82%) Database Optimisation
11 6 (8.82%) Database Security
11 6 (8.82%) Identity Management
12 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
12 5 (7.35%) Data Migration
12 5 (7.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 59 (86.76%) SQL
2 47 (69.12%) T-SQL
3 15 (22.06%) ANSI SQL
4 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (4.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) RedGate
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Cognos
4 3 (4.41%) EMC
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
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