The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 187 185 232
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 48 64 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.00% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.03% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 44 57 22
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SQL Server 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
5491 6185 6810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.63% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 4936 5468
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the North West

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +20 45 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Merseyside +8 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cheshire -5 1 £29,500 -26.25% 1
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (88.76%) SQL
3 73 (82.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (77.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (77.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (67.42%) Replication
6 57 (64.04%) T-SQL
7 49 (55.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 48 (53.93%) High Availability
9 41 (46.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 41 (46.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 37 (41.57%) Finance
11 36 (40.45%) Clustering
12 34 (38.20%) Windows
13 33 (37.08%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (35.96%) SQL Server 2000
15 28 (31.46%) Performance Monitoring
16 26 (29.21%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 25 (28.09%) PowerShell
18 23 (25.84%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (24.72%) SAN
19 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2003
19 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 22 (24.72%) Capacity Planning
20 20 (22.47%) Performance Analysis
20 20 (22.47%) DTS
21 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2012
22 18 (20.22%) LiteSpeed
23 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 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 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) SAN
2 5 (5.62%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) FTP
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (82.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (77.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (77.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (55.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 41 (46.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (46.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (37.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 32 (35.96%) SQL Server 2000
8 26 (29.21%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (22.47%) DTS
11 11 (12.36%) OLTP
12 9 (10.11%) NoSQL
13 7 (7.87%) OLAP
14 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
15 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (4.49%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (4.49%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.37%) ERwin
3 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (67.42%) Replication
2 36 (40.45%) Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) Statistics
4 3 (3.37%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.37%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Windows
2 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.49%) Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) High Availability
2 28 (31.46%) Performance Monitoring
3 23 (25.84%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (24.72%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (22.47%) Performance Analysis
6 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (17.98%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (15.73%) Database Mirroring
8 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
9 8 (8.99%) Migration
10 6 (6.74%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.74%) ETL
11 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.49%) Business Transformation
12 4 (4.49%) Change Control
12 4 (4.49%) Data Architecture
12 4 (4.49%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (88.76%) SQL
2 57 (64.04%) T-SQL
3 25 (28.09%) PowerShell
4 16 (17.98%) ANSI SQL
5 3 (3.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (4.49%) Perfmon
3 3 (3.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.85%) RedGate
3 5 (5.62%) Cognos
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.37%) EMC
6 1 (1.12%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.12%) Remedy
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