The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Database Administrator
Rank 229 245 246
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 10 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Senior SQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6172 6782 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 95.53% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4915 5486 5934
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior SQL DBA Salary Trend in the North West

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Senior SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior SQL DBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 8 £55,000 +33.33%
Cheshire - 2 £47,500 -
Senior SQL DBA
England

Senior SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior SQL 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 Senior SQL DBA in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
4 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
4 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (46.15%) MCP
7 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 6 (46.15%) Cash Management
8 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
8 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) QA
9 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (15.38%) Replication
11 1 (7.69%) Clustering
11 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (7.69%) SLA
11 1 (7.69%) HTML
11 1 (7.69%) Windows
11 1 (7.69%) XML
11 1 (7.69%) XSL
11 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Senior SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior SQL 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 Senior SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (53.85%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) Cash Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) T-SQL
3 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft