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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 137 164 126
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 36 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.43% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.44% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 24
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,400 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 April 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (88.52%) SQL
3 47 (77.05%) T-SQL
4 39 (63.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (49.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (36.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (36.07%) Clustering
6 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (34.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (31.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (31.15%) ETL
9 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
9 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (27.87%) Replication
11 11 (18.03%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (18.03%) Database Security
12 10 (16.39%) DevOps
12 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (16.39%) Automated Testing
13 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (14.75%) Finance
13 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
13 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
14 8 (13.11%) Facebook
14 8 (13.11%) .NET
14 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
14 8 (13.11%) Sony
14 8 (13.11%) BBC

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (63.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (49.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (36.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (36.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (34.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (31.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
7 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.56%) DTS
9 2 (3.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) CSS
2 2 (3.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) Clustering
2 17 (27.87%) Replication
3 8 (13.11%) Social Media
3 8 (13.11%) BBC
4 4 (6.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) ETL
2 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (18.03%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (18.03%) Database Security
4 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.39%) DevOps
4 10 (16.39%) Automated Testing
5 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) Migration
9 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.92%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (3.28%) Database Mirroring
11 1 (1.64%) Database Theory
11 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.64%) Memory Management
11 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.64%) Information Management
11 1 (1.64%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) SQL
2 47 (77.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.28%) MCTS
1 2 (3.28%) MCITP
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Apple
2 8 (13.11%) Sony
2 8 (13.11%) Yahoo!
2 8 (13.11%) Google
2 8 (13.11%) Facebook
3 1 (1.64%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33527 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago