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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 221 180 193
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 44 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.97% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.02% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 39
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
6931 5910 5977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.88% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 4632 5018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
West Yorkshire -17 36 £41,000 +17.14% 2
South Yorkshire -22 3 - - 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £40,500 -
North Yorkshire -11 2 £40,000 -4.19%
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (79.66%) SQL
3 37 (62.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (61.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (52.54%) T-SQL
6 30 (50.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (40.68%) Replication
8 23 (38.98%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
10 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (27.12%) ETL
12 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (20.34%) Database Security
14 11 (18.64%) Statistics
15 10 (16.95%) DTS
16 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
16 9 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (15.25%) Clustering
16 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
17 8 (13.56%) Performance Monitoring
17 8 (13.56%) Migration
18 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (11.86%) DevOps
18 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
19 6 (10.17%) ITIL
20 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
20 5 (8.47%) MCTS
20 5 (8.47%) MCITP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (62.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (61.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (50.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (25.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (16.95%) DTS
8 3 (5.08%) Adabas
8 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.08%) Redis
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.69%) MSDE
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.08%) Electronics
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
1 3 (5.08%) Military
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) WSH
2 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.68%) Replication
2 11 (18.64%) Statistics
3 9 (15.25%) Clustering
4 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (27.12%) ETL
3 12 (20.34%) Database Security
4 9 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.56%) Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (11.86%) DevOps
6 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.17%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) High Availability
9 3 (5.08%) Change Control
9 3 (5.08%) Data Architecture
9 3 (5.08%) Change Management
9 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.39%) ERP
10 2 (3.39%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) SQL
2 31 (52.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.47%) MCTS
1 5 (8.47%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago