The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 59 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.33% 5.52% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 5.70% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 27
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 632 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.75% 96.93% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 565 543 429
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
West Midlands

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cannock - 8 £43,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent -10 6 £30,000 -42.85%
Burton-upon-Trent -8 1 £31,500 -30.00%
SQL DBA
West Midlands

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 48 (97.96%) SQL
2 46 (93.88%) SQL Server
3 25 (51.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (32.65%) ITIL
6 16 (32.65%) Degree
7 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (28.57%) DTS
8 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (28.57%) Database Security
8 14 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (26.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (22.45%) Replication
10 11 (22.45%) ETL
10 11 (22.45%) Data Architecture
11 10 (20.41%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (20.41%) OLTP
11 10 (20.41%) OLAP
11 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (18.37%) Change Management
12 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
13 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (14.29%) Windows
14 6 (12.24%) .NET
14 6 (12.24%) Finance
15 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (93.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (51.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (28.57%) DTS
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (20.41%) OLTP
7 10 (20.41%) OLAP
7 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
9 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (10.20%) MySQL
10 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
10 5 (10.20%) Big Data
11 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 14 (28.57%) Database Security
3 14 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (26.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (22.45%) ETL
5 11 (22.45%) Data Architecture
6 9 (18.37%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.08%) Logistics
8 2 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Business Objects