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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 143 181
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 19 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 1.14% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.17% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 14
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
3666 3237 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.24% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2686 3207
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Altrincham - 3 £42,500 - 1
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server DBA
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 52 (100.00%) SQL
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (82.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (76.92%) T-SQL
4 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
5 36 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (55.77%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (50.00%) Replication
8 24 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (34.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
11 13 (25.00%) ETL
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 12 (23.08%) Clustering
13 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (19.23%) Database Security
15 8 (15.38%) Finance
16 7 (13.46%) OLTP
16 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (13.46%) MySQL
16 7 (13.46%) Migration
16 7 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (13.46%) iPad
17 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
17 6 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
17 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (82.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (34.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (13.46%) MySQL
10 7 (13.46%) OLTP
11 6 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
11 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (7.69%) Riak
13 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (5.77%) Power BI
15 2 (3.85%) Data Mart
15 2 (3.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) COM
1 1 (1.92%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.00%) Replication
2 12 (23.08%) Clustering
3 7 (13.46%) iPad
4 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (25.00%) ETL
4 10 (19.23%) Database Security
5 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 7 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.54%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Database Optimisation
8 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
8 4 (7.69%) Database Tuning
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) Statistics
9 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.85%) High Availability
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
9 2 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) SQL
2 40 (76.92%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCITP
2 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) RedGate
3 3 (5.77%) Facebook
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
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