The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 147 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 32 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.93% 1.58% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.65% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3345 3161 2839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.41% 96.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2455 2423
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (88.89%) SQL
3 32 (59.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (53.70%) T-SQL
5 24 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (42.59%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (42.59%) Replication
7 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (27.78%) Database Security
9 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (27.78%) ETL
10 14 (25.93%) Clustering
11 13 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (22.22%) ITIL
13 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
14 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
16 7 (12.96%) DevOps
16 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (12.96%) Database Tuning
16 7 (12.96%) Statistics
16 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
16 7 (12.96%) VLDB
16 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
17 6 (11.11%) Migration
18 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (59.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (35.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (24.07%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
9 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
9 7 (12.96%) VLDB
10 4 (7.41%) DTS
11 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
11 3 (5.56%) OLAP
11 3 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (5.56%) Redis
12 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) MDX
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Replication
2 14 (25.93%) Clustering
3 7 (12.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (27.78%) Database Security
2 15 (27.78%) ETL
3 12 (22.22%) ITIL
4 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.96%) Automated Testing
6 7 (12.96%) Database Tuning
6 7 (12.96%) DevOps
7 6 (11.11%) Migration
8 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.85%) Data Security
10 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.85%) Project Management
10 1 (1.85%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (88.89%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) MCTS
2 2 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 17 days ago