The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 48 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.24% - 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% - 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 377 387 404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 93.55% 98.98% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 298 307 318
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Liverpool region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) MySQL
5 10 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (31.82%) Statistics
8 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (31.82%) Migration
9 6 (27.27%) Replication
9 6 (27.27%) Clustering
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
9 6 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (27.27%) Database Security
9 6 (27.27%) Database Optimisation
9 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (45.45%) MySQL
4 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (18.18%) Informix
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.55%) QlikView
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LINQ
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Statistics
3 6 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (27.27%) Database Optimisation
3 6 (27.27%) Database Security
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) IDERA
3 4 (18.18%) RedGate
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas