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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Database Administrator
Rank 245 242 239
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.091% 0.070% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.074% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
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
6257 6755 6934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.29% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5470 5930
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 +2 4 £52,750 -8.26%
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Senior SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (37.50%) MCP
7 6 (37.50%) Cash Management
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) Replication
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Migration
10 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
11 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
11 2 (12.50%) NAS
11 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 9iAS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) DMZ
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.25%) DTS
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (6.25%) MySQL
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Cash Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
3 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCP
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle