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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 69 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.08% 1.61% 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.66% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 29
Median salary £37,500 £45,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.12% +2.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,350 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 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
635 603 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.84% 97.26% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 556 528 559
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram 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 26 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
Stoke-on-Trent -13 7 £37,500 -0.66%
SQL DBA
West Midlands

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Staffordshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) Replication
3 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (44.44%) Statistics
6 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
7 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (27.78%) Metadata Management
7 5 (27.78%) Database Security
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
7 5 (27.78%) Marketing
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Data Mining
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (27.78%) ERP
7 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 5 (27.78%) Data Security
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Subversion
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (22.22%) Clustering
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (27.78%) Data Mining
3 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) ERwin
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Online Betting
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Replication
2 8 (44.44%) Statistics
3 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
4 4 (22.22%) Clustering
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Data Security
3 5 (27.78%) Database Security
3 5 (27.78%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) Metadata Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 3 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) IDERA