The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 159 130 140
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 23 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 1.14% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.19% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
SQL Server 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
3581 3026 2750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.26% 96.16% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2405 2342
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 £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (44.00%) Replication
7 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (28.00%) Statistics
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (28.00%) ETL
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (28.00%) Database Security
8 7 (28.00%) DevOps
9 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) Migration
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (20.00%) Clustering
10 3 (12.00%) DTS
10 3 (12.00%) Puppet
10 3 (12.00%) Redis
10 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
11 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (12.00%) DTS
7 3 (12.00%) Redis
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Replication
2 7 (28.00%) Statistics
3 5 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (28.00%) Database Security
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) MCTS
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
Leeds
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