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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 172 171 164
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 36 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.77% 0.69% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.73% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 20
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +6.25%
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
4554 4129 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3757 3243 3250
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +7 24 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Huddersfield - 2 £41,250 -
Dewsbury - 1 £40,000 -
Halifax - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (88.68%) SQL
3 32 (60.38%) T-SQL
4 27 (50.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (49.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (37.74%) Replication
6 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
8 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (20.75%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (18.87%) Database Security
11 10 (18.87%) ETL
11 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
12 9 (16.98%) Clustering
13 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
13 7 (13.21%) Statistics
13 7 (13.21%) DevOps
13 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
14 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (11.32%) DTS
14 6 (11.32%) Windows
14 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (9.43%) Dynamics AX
15 5 (9.43%) Migration
15 5 (9.43%) ITIL
15 5 (9.43%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (50.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (49.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (37.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (11.32%) DTS
9 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.66%) Adabas
10 3 (5.66%) Redis
11 1 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Replication
2 9 (16.98%) Clustering
3 7 (13.21%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (20.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (18.87%) Database Security
3 10 (18.87%) ETL
4 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
4 7 (13.21%) DevOps
4 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) ITIL
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.66%) High Availability
8 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.77%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) SQL
2 32 (60.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.77%) MCTS
1 2 (3.77%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
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