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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 72 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.16% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
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
763 706 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.07% 96.32% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 648 637 554
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,657 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +15 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
SQL DBA
East Midlands

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (100.00%) SQL
2 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
3 28 (75.68%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
5 14 (37.84%) Thin Client
5 14 (37.84%) Fat Client
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (29.73%) Aerospace
7 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (18.92%) High Availability
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
11 6 (16.22%) MCSE
11 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (16.22%) Degree
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (16.22%) MCSM
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (13.51%) Clustering
13 4 (10.81%) Music Industry
13 4 (10.81%) Replication
13 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (10.81%) Time Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.70%) OLTP
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 11 (29.73%) Aerospace
2 4 (10.81%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Thin Client
1 14 (37.84%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.51%) Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) Replication
4 2 (5.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.92%) High Availability
4 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) ETL
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.70%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) MCSE
2 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) MCSM
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft