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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 221 238 183
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 32 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.24% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.25% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 19
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,458 £30,300 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
6643 6833 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.05% 96.16% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5453 5419 3980
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
West Yorkshire +13 21 £37,500 -9.09% 2
North Yorkshire +2 3 £32,500 -13.33%
South Yorkshire -4 1 £42,500 -26.08%
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 94 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 89 (94.68%) SQL
3 59 (62.77%) T-SQL
4 54 (57.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
6 38 (40.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 32 (34.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (32.98%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (30.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (29.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (25.53%) ETL
12 23 (24.47%) Clustering
13 20 (21.28%) Replication
14 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
15 16 (17.02%) Finance
16 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (14.89%) Database Security
18 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (12.77%) Database Tuning
19 12 (12.77%) Banking
19 12 (12.77%) .NET
20 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
20 11 (11.70%) Service Delivery
20 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 11 (11.70%) Retail
21 10 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
21 10 (10.64%) SAP
22 9 (9.57%) RDBMS

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) SAN
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (57.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (40.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (34.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (30.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (29.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (9.57%) RDBMS
9 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
10 8 (8.51%) SAP Data Services
10 8 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (3.19%) OLAP
12 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.13%) MySQL
13 1 (1.06%) DTS
13 1 (1.06%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 11 (11.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) WSH
3 1 (1.06%) LINQ
3 1 (1.06%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Clustering
2 20 (21.28%) Replication
3 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.57%) Social Media
4 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.57%) BBC
5 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.19%) Statistics
7 2 (2.13%) EPoS
7 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (25.53%) ETL
3 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.89%) Database Security
5 12 (12.77%) Database Tuning
6 11 (11.70%) Service Delivery
6 11 (11.70%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
8 9 (9.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (9.57%) DevOps
9 8 (8.51%) Migration
10 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.38%) Data Management
12 4 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (3.19%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.19%) Data Migration
13 3 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (94.68%) SQL
2 59 (62.77%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.13%) PMP
2 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.13%) MCTS
2 2 (2.13%) MCITP
2 2 (2.13%) MCP
2 2 (2.13%) MCAD
2 2 (2.13%) MCSE
2 2 (2.13%) MCDBA
2 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) NFS
Vendors
1 41 (43.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) SAP
3 9 (9.57%) Apple
3 9 (9.57%) Sony
3 9 (9.57%) Yahoo!
3 9 (9.57%) Google
3 9 (9.57%) Facebook
4 8 (8.51%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle
5 3 (3.19%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) NetApp
7 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco
Leeds
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 days ago