The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 83 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.51% 1.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £57,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server 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
939 736 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.43% 95.21% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 794 638 680
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 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 -10 5 £57,500 +43.75%
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Replication
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) DTS
7 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (10.00%) Database Security
8 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) Clustering
8 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) OO
8 1 (10.00%) MySQL
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) ERP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) DTS
5 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Database Security
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix