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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 168 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 1.93% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 2.03% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 39
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 53 (80.30%) SQL Server
3 42 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 37 (56.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (46.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (43.94%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 20 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (25.76%) Windows
9 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (19.70%) NAS
11 13 (19.70%) SAN
12 12 (18.18%) High Availability
13 11 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
13 11 (16.67%) Memory Management
13 11 (16.67%) NetApp
13 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 10 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
14 10 (15.15%) Statistics
15 9 (13.64%) MDX
15 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (13.64%) Clustering
15 9 (13.64%) SLA
15 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
15 9 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
16 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
16 8 (12.12%) .NET

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.55%) OpenROAD
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) NAS
1 13 (19.70%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) Intranet
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (80.30%) SQL Server
2 37 (56.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (46.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
8 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
11 3 (4.55%) Ingres
11 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
12 2 (3.03%) DTS
12 2 (3.03%) OLTP
13 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) MDX
2 8 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Statistics
2 9 (13.64%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Replication
4 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (18.18%) High Availability
5 11 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
5 11 (16.67%) Memory Management
6 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
7 5 (7.58%) ETL
8 2 (3.03%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.03%) Analytics
8 2 (3.03%) Database Security
9 1 (1.52%) Project Management
9 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.52%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 42 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) NetApp
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) HP
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