The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 230 204 210
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 5 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.085% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 18
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SQL Server 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
5596 5485 5372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.64% 95.79% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4454 4522 4456
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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 3 £52,500 +75.00%
Coventry -6 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (45.45%) High Availability
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) ETL
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) RedGate
8 2 (18.18%) Database Security
8 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
8 2 (18.18%) IDERA
8 2 (18.18%) OLTP
8 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (18.18%) Statistics
8 2 (18.18%) SLA
8 2 (18.18%) Replication
8 2 (18.18%) Clustering
9 1 (9.09%) Finance
9 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (18.18%) OLTP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Database Security
5 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) IDERA
2 2 (18.18%) RedGate
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle