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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank - 56 35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 1.47% 5.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.52% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 19
Average salary - £28,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
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
700 660 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.36% 97.06% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 594 553 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) MSDE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) MSDE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle