Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior SQL DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior SQL Database Administrator
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 147 172
Rank change year-on-year -20 +25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.099% 0.088% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.091% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £39,125 £43,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,375 £50,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2897 2202 3186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 97.30% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2221 1895 2702
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Senior SQL DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL DBA in Cheshire

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Senior SQL DBA in Cheshire

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL DBA in Cheshire

Senior SQL DBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £37,500 -
Senior SQL DBA
North West

Senior SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior SQL DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OLTP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Senior SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) OLTP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle