The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,319
% change year-on-year
- +0.42%
SQL Server 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
226 272 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.36% 96.80% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 177 219 164
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Solihull

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Solihull

SQL Server DBA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) RedGate
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) IDERA
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IDERA
1 2 (66.67%) RedGate