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 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 148 135
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 30 69 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 1.35% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.40% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 69 76
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,032 £46,000
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
4754 4927 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.44% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 4115 4242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 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 17 January 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 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
Staffordshire -4 9 £42,500 +21.42%
Coventry +14 8 - - 1
Solihull -6 5 £34,000 -29.16% 1
Birmingham -10 3 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Herefordshire - 2 £45,000 -
West Bromwich -9 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
SQL DBA
England

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

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 West Midlands region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 41 (97.62%) SQL
1 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 31 (73.81%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (59.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (38.10%) Windows
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (26.19%) Oracle
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
12 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
13 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
13 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (16.67%) Power BI
15 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (14.29%) ETL
16 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
16 5 (11.90%) MySQL
16 5 (11.90%) DB2
16 5 (11.90%) Replication
16 5 (11.90%) IBM

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 3 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (2.38%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 25 (59.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (19.05%) MongoDB
5 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (16.67%) Power BI
7 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (11.90%) DB2
8 5 (11.90%) MySQL
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.76%) OLAP
10 2 (4.76%) OLTP
11 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (14.29%) ETL
5 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.52%) High Availability
6 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Database Security
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.38%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL
9 1 (2.38%) Process Management
9 1 (2.38%) Records Management
9 1 (2.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) RedGate
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago