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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 183 177 176
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 25 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.93% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.95% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 11
Average salary £42,000 £43,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +23.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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 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
4227 4728 4162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.46% 97.97% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3889 3251
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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 -12 13 £42,750 -5.00% 3
Halifax - 5 £42,500 - 2
Bradford - 3 £27,500 -
Elland - 2 £40,000 -
Huddersfield +9 1 - -
Otley - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) SQL
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (31.11%) Release Management
7 13 (28.89%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (26.67%) MySQL
8 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
9 11 (24.44%) High Availability
9 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
9 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (22.22%) Replication
11 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle
13 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
13 6 (13.33%) Clustering
13 6 (13.33%) Finance
13 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
14 5 (11.11%) Data Management
14 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 25 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (26.67%) MySQL
4 12 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
9 4 (8.89%) MariaDB
9 4 (8.89%) Pentaho
10 3 (6.67%) DTS
10 3 (6.67%) Informix
10 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
10 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (4.44%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) CakePHP
2 2 (4.44%) MDX
3 1 (2.22%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Replication
2 6 (13.33%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) iPhone
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Online Games
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Android
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Release Management
2 13 (28.89%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (24.44%) High Availability
5 5 (11.11%) Data Management
5 5 (11.11%) ETL
6 4 (8.89%) Change Control
6 4 (8.89%) Complex ETL
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Database Security
6 4 (8.89%) Database Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
6 4 (8.89%) MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Fault Management
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Coaching
9 1 (2.22%) Data Security
9 1 (2.22%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (2.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) Sybase
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum + £6500
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago