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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 161 178 150
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 42 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.51% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.54% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,600 £41,500
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
4878 4292 3804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.87% 95.23% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3382 3133
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 £23,000 £24,500
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 27 February 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 February 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 -2 27 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Dewsbury - 5 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 5 £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 February 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 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (87.84%) SQL
3 45 (60.81%) T-SQL
4 38 (51.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 34 (45.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
7 25 (33.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (25.68%) Replication
9 18 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (22.97%) ETL
11 16 (21.62%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (20.27%) Database Security
13 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
16 11 (14.86%) DevOps
16 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (14.86%) Automated Testing
17 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
17 10 (13.51%) Clustering
18 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (9.46%) Statistics
20 6 (8.11%) Windows
20 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
20 6 (8.11%) DTS
20 6 (8.11%) SAP
21 5 (6.76%) ITIL
21 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
21 5 (6.76%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (51.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (45.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (33.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.11%) DTS
9 5 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (6.76%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (4.05%) Redis
10 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.05%) Adabas
10 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) HTML
1 2 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Replication
2 10 (13.51%) Clustering
3 7 (9.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ETL
2 16 (21.62%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (20.27%) Database Security
4 13 (17.57%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.86%) Automated Testing
5 11 (14.86%) DevOps
6 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL
7 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.05%) Database Tuning
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (4.05%) High Availability
10 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.35%) Network Load Balancing
11 1 (1.35%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (87.84%) SQL
2 45 (60.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) VCP4
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.70%) MCTS
2 2 (2.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
1 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) SAP
3 5 (6.76%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable depending on Experience+bonus+benefits+training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago