The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / North West
Rank 160 119 181
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 88 121 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.50% 2.17% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.26% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 79 100 67
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,951 £33,018
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
5668 5354 6645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.59% 96.07% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4496 5675
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,468 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the North West

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Manchester -40 53 £41,500 -7.77% 5
Merseyside +2 19 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Cheshire +4 16 £42,500 -15.00% 4
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, SQL 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 North West region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 202 (100.00%) SQL
2 193 (95.54%) SQL Server
3 114 (56.44%) T-SQL
4 102 (50.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 95 (47.03%) Performance Tuning
7 82 (40.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 65 (32.18%) MS Excel
9 62 (30.69%) Business Intelligence
10 59 (29.21%) Replication
11 55 (27.23%) Data Warehouse
12 52 (25.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 45 (22.28%) High Availability
14 44 (21.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 40 (19.80%) MySQL
15 40 (19.80%) Disaster Recovery
16 39 (19.31%) ETL
16 39 (19.31%) SQL Server 2012
17 35 (17.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 35 (17.33%) Clustering
18 32 (15.84%) Capacity Planning
18 32 (15.84%) PowerShell
19 31 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
20 30 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
20 30 (14.85%) Data Modelling
21 29 (14.36%) Windows
21 29 (14.36%) Migration
22 25 (12.38%) Finance

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 65 (32.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.44%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (6.44%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.47%) IaaS
4 7 (3.47%) PaaS
4 7 (3.47%) SaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.93%) DNS
1 14 (6.93%) SAN
2 13 (6.44%) Firewall
2 13 (6.44%) Internet
2 13 (6.44%) NAS
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) LAN
3 1 (0.50%) Network Security
3 1 (0.50%) VPN
3 1 (0.50%) WAN
3 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (95.54%) SQL Server
2 102 (50.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 101 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (40.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (27.23%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (25.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 44 (21.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 40 (19.80%) MySQL
9 39 (19.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 35 (17.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (11.39%) MongoDB
11 23 (11.39%) NoSQL
12 21 (10.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (9.41%) SQL Server 2016
14 17 (8.42%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (7.43%) Oracle Database
15 15 (7.43%) Relational Database
16 13 (6.44%) Amazon Redshift
17 12 (5.94%) OLTP
17 12 (5.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.95%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.50%) NUnit
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (12.38%) Finance
2 10 (4.95%) Billing
3 7 (3.47%) Law
3 7 (3.47%) Multimedia
4 6 (2.97%) Banking
4 6 (2.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.96%) .NET
2 7 (3.47%) XML
3 5 (2.48%) DCOM
4 4 (1.98%) Middleware
4 4 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.99%) LINQ
6 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.50%) COM
6 1 (0.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (0.50%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.21%) Replication
2 35 (17.33%) Clustering
3 30 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (10.89%) Statistics
5 13 (6.44%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.44%) Data Protection Act
5 13 (6.44%) iPad
6 12 (5.94%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.99%) Fintech
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.36%) Windows
2 16 (7.92%) Unix
3 11 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.47%) Linux
6 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) AIX
8 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.03%) Performance Tuning
2 62 (30.69%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (22.28%) High Availability
4 40 (19.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (19.31%) ETL
6 32 (15.84%) Capacity Planning
7 30 (14.85%) Data Modelling
8 29 (14.36%) Migration
9 24 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (9.90%) Database Security
11 17 (8.42%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (7.43%) Scrum
13 14 (6.93%) DevOps
13 14 (6.93%) ITIL
14 13 (6.44%) Business Continuity
14 13 (6.44%) Customer Engagement
14 13 (6.44%) Data Architecture
14 13 (6.44%) Data Protection
14 13 (6.44%) Database Optimisation
14 13 (6.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 202 (100.00%) SQL
2 114 (56.44%) T-SQL
3 32 (15.84%) PowerShell
4 12 (5.94%) VBA
5 6 (2.97%) PHP
5 6 (2.97%) Python
5 6 (2.97%) R
6 4 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.42%) Degree
3 8 (3.96%) MCITP
3 8 (3.96%) MCTS
4 7 (3.47%) MCSA
5 4 (1.98%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.90%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.46%) SLA
4 7 (3.47%) ISO 9000
4 7 (3.47%) QA
5 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.44%) VMware ESX
1 13 (6.44%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.93%) SCOM
2 5 (2.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.99%) LiteSpeed
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.99%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 101 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.88%) Oracle
3 16 (7.92%) VMware
4 10 (4.95%) HP
4 10 (4.95%) Talend
5 9 (4.46%) RedGate
6 5 (2.48%) Cloudera
6 5 (2.48%) IDERA
7 3 (1.49%) Cognos
7 3 (1.49%) Remedy
8 2 (0.99%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.99%) SAP
8 2 (0.99%) Veritas
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £550000 per annum
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
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