The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 170 192 133
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 65 59 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.80% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.84% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 104
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6621 7011 7094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 95.13% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5337 6008 6297
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 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 14 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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 +4 28 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cheshire +5 23 £50,000 +44.92% 2
Lancashire +10 8 £35,000 +21.73% 2
Merseyside 0 4 £25,000 -37.50% 1
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 SQL DBA in their job title.

1 141 (95.92%) SQL
2 110 (74.83%) SQL Server
3 83 (56.46%) T-SQL
4 71 (48.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (44.90%) Replication
5 66 (44.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (44.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (41.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 55 (37.41%) Performance Tuning
9 42 (28.57%) Windows
10 32 (21.77%) Microsoft
11 31 (21.09%) Finance
12 30 (20.41%) Clustering
12 30 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (17.69%) MS Excel
15 22 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (14.29%) SAN
17 20 (13.61%) SQL Server 2000
18 17 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
18 17 (11.56%) Database Security
19 16 (10.88%) .NET
20 15 (10.20%) Degree
21 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
21 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
22 13 (8.84%) MySQL
22 13 (8.84%) Oracle
22 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
23 12 (8.16%) ETL
23 12 (8.16%) Database Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (17.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (1.36%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) NAS
3 1 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (74.83%) SQL Server
2 71 (48.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (44.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (44.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (41.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (13.61%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (8.84%) MySQL
9 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (7.48%) DTS
11 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
12 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
13 6 (4.08%) MongoDB
13 6 (4.08%) OLTP
14 5 (3.40%) Big Data
14 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (3.40%) Hadoop
15 4 (2.72%) Apache Hive
16 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (21.09%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.40%) Retail
4 4 (2.72%) Automotive
5 2 (1.36%) Games
5 2 (1.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 66 (44.90%) Replication
2 30 (20.41%) Clustering
3 9 (6.12%) GIS
4 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.57%) Windows
2 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.40%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (2.04%) UNIX
5 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.41%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (11.56%) Database Security
4 12 (8.16%) ETL
4 12 (8.16%) Business Continuity
4 12 (8.16%) Database Tuning
5 8 (5.44%) Migration
6 7 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.40%) High Availability
8 5 (3.40%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.40%) Data Management
8 5 (3.40%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.40%) Data Security
8 5 (3.40%) ERP
8 5 (3.40%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.40%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (95.92%) SQL
2 83 (56.46%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.04%) C
5 2 (1.36%) VBA
6 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.36%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.36%) MCTS
4 1 (0.68%) MCP
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) SLA
2 7 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.80%) LiteSpeed
2 9 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Legato
Vendors
1 32 (21.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.84%) Oracle
3 11 (7.48%) Citrix
4 9 (6.12%) VMware
5 3 (2.04%) Vertica
6 2 (1.36%) Sybase
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) Teradata
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35,000 circa
Posted: 12 days ago