The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 175 131 142
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 9 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.79% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.83% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £42,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL Server DBA
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 18 (72.00%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (32.00%) Clustering
5 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Database Tuning
8 5 (20.00%) Database Security
8 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.00%) Replication
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (12.00%) Memory Management
10 3 (12.00%) High Availability
10 3 (12.00%) NAS
10 3 (12.00%) Statistics
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (12.00%) Active Directory

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) OpenROAD
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) Intranet
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
1 3 (12.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (12.00%) Ingres
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Replication
3 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Database Security
2 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Memory Management
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) NetApp
3 3 (12.00%) VMware