Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

SQL Database Administrator
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 61 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.50% 2.01% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 2.16% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 17
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £43,500 £28,650 £41,999
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £53,000
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -24.21% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 590 693 954
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.66% 93.02% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 450 518 669
Liverpool median annual salary £41,548 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.34% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,675 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,375 £67,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Liverpool

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Liverpool

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle