The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 80 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.14% 2.95% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 3.10% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 5
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
SQL DBA
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
922 678 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.84% 95.22% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 765 546 796
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 South Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Sheffield -21 11 £29,000 +3.57%
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (28.57%) DTS
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
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%) ERP
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.57%) Database Security
6 1 (3.57%) Procedural Programming
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
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