The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 213 137 157
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 29 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 1.47% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.52% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 73 53
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
SQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5932 5588 5153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.83% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4657 4628 4364
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL DBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Birmingham -11 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Staffordshire -22 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Coventry +3 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 88 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 86 (93.48%) SQL
3 52 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (45.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (40.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 37 (40.22%) Performance Tuning
6 32 (34.78%) Replication
6 32 (34.78%) T-SQL
6 32 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (31.52%) ETL
8 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 24 (26.09%) Clustering
10 22 (23.91%) Data Modelling
10 22 (23.91%) High Availability
11 21 (22.83%) .NET
12 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (17.39%) Patch Management
13 15 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
15 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.87%) Database Mirroring
16 10 (10.87%) Oracle
17 9 (9.78%) Migration
17 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
17 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
17 9 (9.78%) Performance Monitoring
17 9 (9.78%) Capacity Planning

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) CMS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (95.65%) SQL Server
2 52 (56.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (45.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (40.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
8 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
10 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.17%) MySQL
12 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.09%) DTS
12 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.09%) OLTP
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Subversion
2 3 (3.26%) ERwin
2 3 (3.26%) JIRA
2 3 (3.26%) MSI
2 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Advertising
3 4 (4.35%) Local Government
3 4 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.17%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) Entity Framework
3 3 (3.26%) LINQ
3 3 (3.26%) NHibernate
4 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.17%) MDX
5 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.78%) Replication
2 24 (26.09%) Clustering
3 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.61%) Statistics
5 5 (5.43%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.17%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Solaris
2 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (31.52%) ETL
3 22 (23.91%) Data Modelling
3 22 (23.91%) High Availability
4 16 (17.39%) Patch Management
5 15 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.87%) Database Mirroring
8 9 (9.78%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.78%) Migration
8 9 (9.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (7.61%) Data Management
10 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.52%) Database Security
11 5 (5.43%) Business Development
11 5 (5.43%) Database Optimisation
12 4 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.35%) Data Protection
12 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (93.48%) SQL
2 32 (34.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.35%) C#
4 3 (3.26%) Tcl
5 1 (1.09%) Java
5 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) PHP
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.09%) Ruby
5 1 (1.09%) VB
5 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) IDERA
4 2 (2.17%) RedGate
5 1 (1.09%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.09%) Siebel
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago