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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 173 103 122
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 2.08% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 2.17% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 38
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (98.15%) SQL
2 47 (87.04%) SQL Server
3 37 (68.52%) T-SQL
4 35 (64.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (51.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 17 (31.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (22.22%) Windows
12 11 (20.37%) Clustering
12 11 (20.37%) Change Data Capture
13 9 (16.67%) High Availability
13 9 (16.67%) MDX
13 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
13 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (14.81%) .NET
14 8 (14.81%) Statistics
15 7 (12.96%) Finance
15 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
15 7 (12.96%) SAN
15 7 (12.96%) NAS
16 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
16 6 (11.11%) Replication
17 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (1.85%) OpenROAD
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) SAN
1 7 (12.96%) NAS
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (87.04%) SQL Server
2 35 (64.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (51.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.70%) VLDB
10 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.70%) OLTP
10 2 (3.70%) DTS
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.85%) Ingres
11 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) MDX
2 8 (14.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Clustering
2 8 (14.81%) Statistics
3 6 (11.11%) Replication
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (31.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (20.37%) Change Data Capture
5 9 (16.67%) High Availability
5 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) ETL
6 5 (9.26%) Memory Management
7 4 (7.41%) Database Security
8 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.70%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.70%) ITIL
9 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.70%) Analytics
9 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) NetApp
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) HP
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