The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Database Administrator
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 60
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.26% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 489 465 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.40% 97.69% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 364 377 353
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Merseyside

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Merseyside

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, SQL Server 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 Merseyside region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) RedGate
2 2 (66.67%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) RedGate
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