The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 130 137 145
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 80 82 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.85% 1.70% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.73% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 63 71 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4179 4732 4295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.53% 98.11% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 3902 3355
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Leeds -3 42 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bradford - 11 £31,500 -
Halifax -4 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Otley - 5 £40,000 -
Huddersfield +10 3 £42,000 -6.66%
Elland - 3 £40,000 -
Wetherby - 1 £50,000 -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 134 (100.00%) SQL
2 119 (88.81%) SQL Server
3 76 (56.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (44.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (43.28%) T-SQL
6 54 (40.30%) Microsoft
7 49 (36.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (32.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 40 (29.85%) Relational Database
10 36 (26.87%) High Availability
11 26 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (19.40%) MySQL
12 25 (18.66%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (17.91%) MS Excel
14 23 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (16.42%) Windows
15 22 (16.42%) SQL Server 2014
16 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (12.69%) ETL
18 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (12.69%) Release Management
19 16 (11.94%) Oracle
20 15 (11.19%) Disaster Recovery
20 15 (11.19%) Replication
21 14 (10.45%) SharePoint
22 13 (9.70%) RDBMS
23 12 (8.96%) Finance
24 11 (8.21%) VMware
24 11 (8.21%) PowerShell

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 14 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.48%) IIS
2 6 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (17.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) SAN
2 3 (2.24%) Firewall
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (88.81%) SQL Server
2 76 (56.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (44.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (36.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 43 (32.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (29.85%) Relational Database
7 26 (19.40%) MySQL
7 26 (19.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (16.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (9.70%) RDBMS
11 9 (6.72%) DTS
12 8 (5.97%) MariaDB
12 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (5.97%) Pentaho
12 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (5.22%) MongoDB
14 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
15 5 (3.73%) Big Data
15 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (8.96%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Games
3 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.97%) CakePHP
2 5 (3.73%) MDX
3 1 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Replication
2 9 (6.72%) Clustering
3 5 (3.73%) Online Games
4 3 (2.24%) Statistics
5 2 (1.49%) iPhone
5 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.42%) Windows
2 10 (7.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.73%) Linux
4 2 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) High Availability
2 25 (18.66%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (12.69%) ETL
4 17 (12.69%) Release Management
5 15 (11.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.46%) Data Modelling
6 10 (7.46%) ITIL
7 9 (6.72%) Data Management
8 8 (5.97%) Complex ETL
8 8 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.97%) Integration Testing
8 8 (5.97%) MVC
9 7 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.48%) Database Security
10 6 (4.48%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.48%) Migration
10 6 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (2.99%) Database Tuning
11 4 (2.99%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (100.00%) SQL
2 58 (43.28%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.21%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.49%) PHP
5 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.97%) MCDBA
3 6 (4.48%) MCSA
4 1 (0.75%) Degree
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.94%) Oracle
3 11 (8.21%) VMware
4 6 (4.48%) NetApp
5 5 (3.73%) Splunk
6 3 (2.24%) Sybase
7 2 (1.49%) Baan
7 2 (1.49%) Cisco
7 2 (1.49%) Google
7 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago