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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 171 153 160
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 14 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.99% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.01% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 10
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 12 (42.86%) MySQL
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (42.86%) Release Management
6 11 (39.29%) High Availability
6 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
8 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
9 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
11 6 (21.43%) Data Management
12 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
12 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 4 (14.29%) ETL
13 4 (14.29%) Oracle
13 4 (14.29%) MVC
13 4 (14.29%) Complex ETL
13 4 (14.29%) MariaDB
13 4 (14.29%) Pentaho
13 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (42.86%) MySQL
5 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
7 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (14.29%) MariaDB
9 4 (14.29%) Pentaho
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (10.71%) Informix
10 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
10 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (7.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CakePHP
2 2 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) Online Games
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Release Management
2 11 (39.29%) High Availability
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (21.43%) Data Management
5 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Complex ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Change Control
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.57%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago