The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 243 183 200
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 13 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.68% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.72% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 18
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,624 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7069 5107 5535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.36% 94.47% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5588 4030 4545
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
South Yorkshire -20 5 £57,500 +49.35%
West Yorkshire -55 5 £27,500 -26.66%
East Yorkshire - 1 £40,500 -
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (86.49%) SQL
3 29 (78.38%) T-SQL
4 25 (67.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (32.43%) ETL
9 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) Clustering
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (24.32%) Replication
10 9 (24.32%) .NET
11 6 (16.22%) Windows
11 6 (16.22%) Degree
12 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (13.51%) DTS
12 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
12 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
13 4 (10.81%) Oracle
13 4 (10.81%) VMware
13 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
13 4 (10.81%) Statistics
13 4 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
14 3 (8.11%) Database Security
14 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3 (8.11%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (8.11%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) NAS
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (67.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (13.51%) DTS
7 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
7 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (8.11%) Ingres
9 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.70%) MySQL
10 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
1 9 (24.32%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) Statistics
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (32.43%) ETL
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Database Security
5 3 (8.11%) Memory Management
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (2.70%) MCTS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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