The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank - 86 78
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.34% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
SQL DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 869 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.99% 96.88% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 583 758 631
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,775 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Leicestershire region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
6 4 (26.67%) Time Management
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 3 (20.00%) MCSM
7 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) MCSE
7 3 (20.00%) High Availability
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (13.33%) Life Science
8 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (6.67%) MCITP
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) ETL
9 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited SQL 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 3 (20.00%) MCSM
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft