The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 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 Database Administrator
Rank 71 47 70
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.33% 2.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £32,000 £28,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -24.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £40,000 £37,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
SQL DBA
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 425 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.27% 97.03% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 606 364 572
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Sheffield

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Oracle
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (35.71%) Replication
6 9 (32.14%) CommVault
6 9 (32.14%) HPUX
6 9 (32.14%) Solaris
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) UNIX
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (32.14%) NetBackup
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (32.14%) Data Guard
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (28.57%) DTS
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (21.43%) ETL
9 6 (21.43%) ERP
10 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (28.57%) DTS
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.57%) MSDE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) HPUX
1 9 (32.14%) Solaris
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
2 6 (21.43%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Procedural Programming
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.57%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) NetBackup
1 9 (32.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) CommVault
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) VMware