The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 139 136 171
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 28 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.94% 1.26% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.30% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 16
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2898 3160 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.41% 97.44% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2486 2936
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 26 May 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (93.33%) SQL
3 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (48.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
6 13 (28.89%) Release Management
7 12 (26.67%) High Availability
7 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (24.44%) Finance
8 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (24.44%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.78%) ETL
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.33%) Database Security
13 5 (11.11%) Replication
13 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
14 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
14 4 (8.89%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (8.89%) MySQL
14 4 (8.89%) Oracle
14 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
14 4 (8.89%) MVC
14 4 (8.89%) Data Management

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SystmOne
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (48.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 22 (48.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
8 4 (8.89%) MariaDB
8 4 (8.89%) MySQL
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
8 4 (8.89%) Pentaho
9 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
10 2 (4.44%) DTS
11 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) CakePHP
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Replication
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Release Management
2 12 (26.67%) High Availability
3 11 (24.44%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (17.78%) ETL
5 6 (13.33%) Database Security
6 4 (8.89%) Complex ETL
6 4 (8.89%) Data Management
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.89%) MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) Security Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
8 2 (4.44%) Service Design
8 2 (4.44%) Service Management
9 1 (2.22%) Change Control
9 1 (2.22%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle