The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 173 177 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 10 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.17% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.18% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 35
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3788 3895 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.44% 94.95% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 3373 3232
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server DBA
North West

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Finance
6 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (47.83%) Replication
8 10 (43.48%) Windows
9 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 7 (30.43%) SAN
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (21.74%) Database Tuning
11 5 (21.74%) Database Security
11 5 (21.74%) .NET
11 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (17.39%) SLA
12 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (17.39%) Citrix
12 4 (17.39%) Data Security
12 4 (17.39%) GIS
12 4 (17.39%) VMware
12 4 (17.39%) Clustering
12 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
12 4 (17.39%) Data Management
12 4 (17.39%) Data Governance

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) DTS
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Replication
2 4 (17.39%) GIS
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Database Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Database Security
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Data Security
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft