The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 164 154 196
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 33 54 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.21% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.24% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 18
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
3894 4339 4872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.64% 97.59% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 3419 4006
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 26 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 28 £38,500 +2.66%
Halifax - 2 £45,000 -
Huddersfield 0 1 £45,000 -
Knottingley - 1 £37,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (95.00%) SQL
3 30 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 24 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 15 (25.00%) Release Management
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
10 12 (20.00%) Finance
10 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (20.00%) High Availability
11 11 (18.33%) Replication
11 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (16.67%) Database Security
13 9 (15.00%) ETL
14 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
15 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
15 7 (11.67%) Oracle
15 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (10.00%) Firewall
16 6 (10.00%) DTS
16 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
18 4 (6.67%) MVC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (10.00%) DTS
9 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
10 4 (6.67%) MariaDB
10 4 (6.67%) MySQL
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (6.67%) Pentaho
11 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
12 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) CakePHP
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Replication
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Release Management
2 13 (21.67%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (20.00%) High Availability
4 10 (16.67%) Database Security
5 9 (15.00%) ETL
6 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.67%) Complex ETL
7 4 (6.67%) Data Management
7 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.67%) MVC
8 3 (5.00%) Change Control
8 3 (5.00%) Fault Management
8 3 (5.00%) Security Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.33%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.33%) Migration
9 2 (3.33%) Service Design
9 2 (3.33%) Service Management
10 1 (1.67%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 57 (95.00%) SQL
2 24 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.00%) C#
4 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.67%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy