The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - 63 73
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
401 481 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.33% 95.63% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 335 356 549
Average salary £38,300 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Perfmon
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) ANSI SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Perfmon
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago