The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 166 197 146
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 36 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.38% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.39% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 22
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 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
4338 4866 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.81% 96.97% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3427 3994 2759
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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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 +29 25 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Bradford -16 3 £48,312 - 1
Dewsbury - 3 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £45,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £36,500 -
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 75 (96.15%) SQL
3 56 (71.79%) T-SQL
4 42 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
6 28 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (35.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (32.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (26.92%) Clustering
9 20 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (23.08%) Replication
12 17 (21.79%) ETL
13 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
13 14 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (17.95%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (16.67%) Finance
15 12 (15.38%) Database Security
16 10 (12.82%) .NET
16 10 (12.82%) SAP
17 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
17 9 (11.54%) Sony
17 9 (11.54%) Apple
17 9 (11.54%) BBC
17 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (11.54%) Yahoo!
17 9 (11.54%) Google
17 9 (11.54%) Facebook

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) NAS
3 1 (1.28%) Intranet
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (35.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (32.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
7 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 8 (10.26%) SAP Data Services
8 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.85%) DTS
10 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) LINQ
2 1 (1.28%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Clustering
2 18 (23.08%) Replication
3 9 (11.54%) Social Media
3 9 (11.54%) BBC
4 8 (10.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ETL
2 14 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.95%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (15.38%) Database Security
5 9 (11.54%) DevOps
6 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.97%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.85%) ITIL
8 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.85%) Database Tuning
8 3 (3.85%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) SDLC
9 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.56%) Project Management
9 2 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) SQL
2 56 (71.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.28%) VBScript
5 1 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) MCP
1 2 (2.56%) MCSE
1 2 (2.56%) MCDBA
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.56%) PMP
1 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) NFS
2 2 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) SAP
3 9 (11.54%) Apple
3 9 (11.54%) Sony
3 9 (11.54%) Yahoo!
3 9 (11.54%) Google
3 9 (11.54%) Facebook
4 8 (10.26%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (3.85%) VMware
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
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