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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 160 154 180
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 33 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 1.00% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.04% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 14
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £30,600 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
3682 3757 3952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.28% 96.76% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3153 3114 3322
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,050 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 51 (100.00%) SQL
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (92.16%) T-SQL
3 43 (84.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (70.59%) Replication
6 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
7 31 (60.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 26 (50.98%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (49.02%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (45.10%) Clustering
13 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
15 18 (35.29%) Finance
16 17 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 17 (33.33%) Legal
16 17 (33.33%) Migration
16 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (33.33%) MongoDB
16 17 (33.33%) RedGate
17 16 (31.37%) Capacity Planning
17 16 (31.37%) Database Security
17 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (29.41%) MySQL
18 15 (29.41%) Azure SQL Database
19 13 (25.49%) Database Optimisation
20 10 (19.61%) OLTP

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 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (84.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (60.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 25 (49.02%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 17 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 17 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (29.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (29.41%) MySQL
10 10 (19.61%) OLTP
11 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (7.84%) Riak
14 2 (3.92%) Neo4j
14 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
14 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
15 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.96%) ERwin
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 17 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) COM
1 1 (1.96%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (70.59%) Replication
2 23 (45.10%) Clustering
3 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.84%) Statistics
5 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (50.98%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (33.33%) Migration
4 16 (31.37%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (31.37%) Database Security
5 13 (25.49%) Database Optimisation
6 9 (17.65%) High Availability
7 8 (15.69%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
12 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.92%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (3.92%) Data Architecture
12 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
12 2 (3.92%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (92.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.84%) ANSI SQL
4 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) VBA
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) RedGate
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
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