The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 132 137
Rank change year-on-year -40 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 32 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.77% 1.48% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.50% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 43
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4048 3389 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.92% 98.12% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 2915 2695
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Manchester

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Manchester

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Manchester

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 7 £35,000 -
Altrincham - 3 £45,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £37,500 -
SQL DBA
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) SQL
2 65 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 31 (44.29%) T-SQL
4 30 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (32.86%) Clustering
8 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (27.14%) Oracle
11 17 (24.29%) ETL
12 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (22.86%) Replication
13 15 (21.43%) Finance
13 15 (21.43%) Windows
14 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (18.57%) High Availability
16 12 (17.14%) NoSQL
17 11 (15.71%) Database Security
17 11 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (15.71%) MySQL
17 11 (15.71%) Cognos
17 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) Alfresco
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (17.14%) NoSQL
10 11 (15.71%) MySQL
10 11 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database
12 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
13 6 (8.57%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
13 6 (8.57%) RDBMS
14 5 (7.14%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) NUnit
1 4 (5.71%) Selenium
1 4 (5.71%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) DCOM
2 5 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (1.43%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Clustering
2 16 (22.86%) Replication
3 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.00%) iPad
5 5 (7.14%) BBC
5 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.14%) Social Media
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.86%) EMV
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Unix
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (24.29%) ETL
3 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.57%) High Availability
6 11 (15.71%) Database Security
7 10 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 10 (14.29%) Migration
8 9 (12.86%) ITIL
9 8 (11.43%) Statistics
10 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
11 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.14%) Database Optimisation
13 4 (5.71%) ERD
13 4 (5.71%) Performance Testing
13 4 (5.71%) SDLC
13 4 (5.71%) Test Automation
13 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (44.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
3 6 (8.57%) VBA
4 1 (1.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.43%) MCITP
3 1 (1.43%) MCSA
3 1 (1.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO 9000
2 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) Oracle
3 11 (15.71%) Cognos
4 8 (11.43%) Facebook
5 5 (7.14%) Apple
5 5 (7.14%) Google
5 5 (7.14%) Sony
5 5 (7.14%) Yahoo!
6 4 (5.71%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) RedGate
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase
7 1 (1.43%) VMware
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