The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 43 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.65% 4.83% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 5.04% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 3
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +102.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
320 258 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.12% 95.91% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 258 185 165
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (35.71%) MCTS
4 5 (35.71%) MCITP
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) Operations Research
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) MS Access
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (7.14%) ETL
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (7.14%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 9 (64.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Research
4 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCTS
1 5 (35.71%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft