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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 182 129 146
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.96% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 19
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
3663 2700 2694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.83% 95.81% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2810 2194 2249
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,950 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (31.25%) Database Security
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (25.00%) Replication
9 3 (18.75%) Clustering
9 3 (18.75%) Statistics
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (6.25%) NAS
11 1 (6.25%) Degree
11 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (6.25%) Migration
11 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (6.25%) Ingres
11 1 (6.25%) ETL
11 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
11 1 (6.25%) Microsoft

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (6.25%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.25%) Ingres
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.25%) Redis
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) Database Security
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) NetApp
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago