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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 216 171 180
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 18 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 1.01% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.05% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 39
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
5571 5327 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.88% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4429 4402 4327
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Staffordshire -6 10 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Birmingham -31 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Coventry -4 1 £42,500 +9.67%
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 48 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (94.00%) SQL
3 32 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (52.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (42.00%) T-SQL
7 21 (42.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (42.00%) Replication
8 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (30.00%) High Availability
10 14 (28.00%) Clustering
11 13 (26.00%) .NET
12 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
13 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
13 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (16.00%) Statistics
14 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
15 7 (14.00%) ETL
15 7 (14.00%) Migration
15 7 (14.00%) Oracle
16 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
16 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
16 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
17 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
17 5 (10.00%) Database Security

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 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (52.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (42.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (6.00%) OLTP
12 2 (4.00%) MySQL
13 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) ERwin
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) MSI
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) LINQ
4 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Replication
2 14 (28.00%) Clustering
3 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (16.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.00%) Life Science
6 1 (2.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (30.00%) High Availability
3 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) ETL
4 7 (14.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.00%) Business Development
6 5 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
6 5 (10.00%) Database Security
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.00%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (6.00%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.00%) Time Management
8 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (94.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) Tcl
4 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
1 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) IDERA
4 2 (4.00%) RedGate
5 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Siebel
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