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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 159 167 183
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 84 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.43% 1.49% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.54% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72 87 54
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,041 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
5719 6375 6813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.69% 96.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 5191 5469
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 47 £51,250 +7.89% 8
Cheshire +23 16 £38,000 -10.58% 4
Merseyside -6 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cumbria -5 6 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Lancashire +15 1 £37,500 +74.41% 4
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 168 (97.11%) SQL
2 163 (94.22%) SQL Server
3 115 (66.47%) T-SQL
4 113 (65.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (58.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 100 (57.80%) Replication
7 98 (56.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 87 (50.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 70 (40.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 69 (39.88%) Microsoft
11 64 (36.99%) Clustering
12 62 (35.84%) Performance Tuning
13 60 (34.68%) Finance
13 60 (34.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 56 (32.37%) High Availability
15 53 (30.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 53 (30.64%) Data Warehouse
16 46 (26.59%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (24.86%) MS Excel
18 38 (21.97%) Capacity Planning
19 37 (21.39%) Windows
20 34 (19.65%) SQL Server 2000
21 32 (18.50%) MySQL
22 28 (16.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 27 (15.61%) Migration
23 27 (15.61%) RedGate
23 27 (15.61%) Performance Monitoring
24 26 (15.03%) MongoDB
24 26 (15.03%) ETL
25 25 (14.45%) SAN

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 11 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (24.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.45%) SAN
2 5 (2.89%) Internet
3 4 (2.31%) HTTP
4 3 (1.73%) DNS
4 3 (1.73%) Firewall
4 3 (1.73%) NAS
5 2 (1.16%) SMS
6 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (94.22%) SQL Server
2 113 (65.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 101 (58.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 98 (56.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 87 (50.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 70 (40.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 60 (34.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 53 (30.64%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (30.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (19.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 32 (18.50%) MySQL
11 28 (16.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 26 (15.03%) MongoDB
13 23 (13.29%) NoSQL
14 21 (12.14%) DTS
15 16 (9.25%) Azure SQL Database
15 16 (9.25%) Oracle Database
16 15 (8.67%) Relational Database
17 13 (7.51%) RDBMS
18 10 (5.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.16%) ERwin
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 60 (34.68%) Finance
2 22 (12.72%) Legal
3 9 (5.20%) Billing
3 9 (5.20%) Law
4 8 (4.62%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.51%) .NET
2 2 (1.16%) JSON
2 2 (1.16%) Middleware
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.16%) RESTful
2 2 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 100 (57.80%) Replication
2 64 (36.99%) Clustering
3 16 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.78%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.47%) Symmetrix
6 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.31%) Statistics
7 3 (1.73%) iPad
8 2 (1.16%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.39%) Windows
2 20 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.51%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.94%) Unix
6 6 (3.47%) Linux
7 4 (2.31%) AIX
7 4 (2.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.84%) Performance Tuning
2 56 (32.37%) High Availability
3 46 (26.59%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (21.97%) Capacity Planning
5 27 (15.61%) Migration
5 27 (15.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 26 (15.03%) ETL
7 22 (12.72%) Database Mirroring
8 20 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (10.98%) Database Security
10 17 (9.83%) Data Modelling
11 16 (9.25%) Change Control
11 16 (9.25%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (7.51%) Customer Engagement
12 13 (7.51%) Database Optimisation
12 13 (7.51%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (6.94%) E-Commerce
14 11 (6.36%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 168 (97.11%) SQL
2 115 (66.47%) T-SQL
3 24 (13.87%) PowerShell
4 14 (8.09%) ANSI SQL
5 11 (6.36%) VBA
6 9 (5.20%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.47%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.16%) C#
8 2 (1.16%) PHP
8 2 (1.16%) VBScript
9 1 (0.58%) C
9 1 (0.58%) Tcl
9 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.94%) Degree
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (3.47%) OCP
3 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.73%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (5.20%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.47%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (2.89%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.73%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.73%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.16%) SRDF
5 2 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.67%) LiteSpeed
2 7 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.47%) Data Guard
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.89%) SCOM
5 2 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.58%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 69 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.61%) RedGate
3 23 (13.29%) Oracle
4 14 (8.09%) Remedy
5 11 (6.36%) VMware
6 6 (3.47%) Cognos
6 6 (3.47%) EMC
7 4 (2.31%) IBM
8 3 (1.73%) SAP
9 2 (1.16%) iManage
10 1 (0.58%) HP
10 1 (0.58%) IDERA
10 1 (0.58%) Talend
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Salary: 40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexi-time +33 days holidays+ more
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Cumbria
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Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £39999 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 12 days ago
Cumbria
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Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago