The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.65% 2.58% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.60% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 2
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 578 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.80% 99.48% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 443 515 479
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent -6 9 £42,500 -5.55%
SQL DBA
West Midlands

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Staffordshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (15.38%) Statistics
6 2 (15.38%) Subversion
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) OLTP
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Clustering
7 1 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (7.69%) NHS
7 1 (7.69%) ETL
7 1 (7.69%) MySQL
7 1 (7.69%) DB2
7 1 (7.69%) IIS
7 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) OLTP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) DB2
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Power BI
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) RedGate