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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 70 54 84
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.29% 3.02% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 3.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 1
Average salary £24,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
680 840 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.28% 97.45% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 529 728 611
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 2 September 2015. 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 -21 2 £24,250 -46.11%
SQL DBA
East Midlands

SQL DBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft