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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 159 174 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 19 11 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.30% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.31% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 30
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
3365 3540 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.19% 96.56% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2719 1908
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 66 (100.00%) SQL
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (69.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (56.06%) T-SQL
4 33 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (28.79%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (25.76%) Clustering
11 16 (24.24%) Replication
12 15 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (19.70%) Database Security
15 11 (16.67%) Windows
16 10 (15.15%) ETL
17 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (13.64%) Apple
17 9 (13.64%) .NET
17 9 (13.64%) BBC
17 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (13.64%) Sony
17 9 (13.64%) Yahoo!
17 9 (13.64%) Google
17 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
17 9 (13.64%) Facebook
17 9 (13.64%) Social Media
18 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
19 7 (10.61%) Degree

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.58%) JBoss
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (69.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (30.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (28.79%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (21.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
11 4 (6.06%) JasperReports
12 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (3.03%) DTS
13 2 (3.03%) Adabas
14 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Clustering
2 16 (24.24%) Replication
3 9 (13.64%) Social Media
3 9 (13.64%) BBC
4 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (19.70%) Database Security
3 10 (15.15%) ETL
4 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps
7 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.03%) Coaching
8 2 (3.03%) Change Control
9 1 (1.52%) Data Transformation
9 1 (1.52%) Database Theory
9 1 (1.52%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.52%) Information Security Management
9 1 (1.52%) Security Management
9 1 (1.52%) Migration
9 1 (1.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (56.06%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCTS
3 2 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Apple
2 9 (13.64%) Sony
2 9 (13.64%) Yahoo!
2 9 (13.64%) Google
2 9 (13.64%) Facebook
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 20% Bonus, pension
Posted: 24 days ago