Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 69 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.11% 2.68% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.89% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 12
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,725 £29,025 £37,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,625 £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £39,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.37% +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 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 674 933 680
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 92.47% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 531 660 536
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.30% -3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (66.67%) Replication
4 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Database Security
7 4 (26.67%) Debian
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (20.00%) High Availability
9 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (13.33%) C#
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (13.33%) DTS
9 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
10 1 (6.67%) ETL
10 1 (6.67%) OLAP
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.67%) Legal

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 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) DTS
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (6.67%) OLAP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Debian
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (26.67%) Database Security
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft