Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

SQL Database Administrator
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 78 89
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.24% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.79% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 2
Lancashire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,479
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.65% +4.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,500 £29,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £40,000 £42,642
North West median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 854 887 924
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 97.37% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 683 788 749
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,900 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Lancashire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Lancashire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Lancashire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Lancashire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Chorley +1 4 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Preston - 4 £42,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £28,000 -
SQL DBA
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Lancashire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
8 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (9.09%) Power BI
8 1 (9.09%) ZAP BI
8 1 (9.09%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (9.09%) ZAP BI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft