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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / West Midlands
Rank 162 173 164
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 41 68 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.19% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 68 49
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 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
4502 5720 4952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.21% 96.59% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3683 4719 4243
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 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
Staffordshire +17 12 £42,500 +13.33%
Solihull +3 9 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Coventry +24 7 - -
Birmingham -9 6 £43,750 +6.70% 2
Herefordshire -23 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £44,500 -
West Bromwich -7 1 £42,500 +1.19%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 West Midlands region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) SQL
2 59 (95.16%) SQL Server
3 49 (79.03%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (67.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (67.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (66.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
7 25 (40.32%) T-SQL
8 24 (38.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (37.10%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (27.42%) Windows
11 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (24.19%) Performance Monitoring
13 15 (24.19%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (24.19%) Power BI
13 15 (24.19%) ETL
14 14 (22.58%) Clustering
14 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
15 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
15 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
16 12 (19.35%) DB2
16 12 (19.35%) MySQL
16 12 (19.35%) IBM
17 11 (17.74%) Oracle
18 10 (16.13%) Server Monitoring
18 10 (16.13%) Database Security
19 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2014

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 8 (12.90%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (1.61%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (95.16%) SQL Server
2 42 (67.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 42 (67.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (66.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (38.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (24.19%) Power BI
7 12 (19.35%) DB2
7 12 (19.35%) MySQL
8 9 (14.52%) MongoDB
8 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (12.90%) NoSQL
10 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (8.06%) OLAP
12 4 (6.45%) OLTP
13 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (1.61%) Big Data
14 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.61%) Advertising
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (22.58%) Clustering
3 8 (12.90%) Replication
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (37.10%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (24.19%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (24.19%) ETL
3 15 (24.19%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (16.13%) Database Security
4 10 (16.13%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (8.06%) High Availability
6 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.61%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.61%) Process Management
9 1 (1.61%) Records Management
9 1 (1.61%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) C++
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) IBM
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) iManage
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago