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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 203 206 149
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 55 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.60% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.63% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 54
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
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
7152 6692 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 95.22% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5841 5211 4450
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +7 45 £40,000 +14.28% 4
North Yorkshire +5 4 £38,750 -13.88% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £40,500 -
South Yorkshire -7 2 - - 3
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (84.38%) SQL
3 55 (57.29%) T-SQL
4 51 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (48.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 34 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (28.13%) ETL
9 27 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (28.13%) Replication
10 25 (26.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (21.88%) Database Security
13 19 (19.79%) Performance Monitoring
14 14 (14.58%) Statistics
14 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
15 13 (13.54%) Clustering
15 13 (13.54%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (12.50%) Finance
16 12 (12.50%) Migration
17 11 (11.46%) Automated Testing
17 11 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (11.46%) DevOps
17 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (10.42%) SharePoint
19 9 (9.38%) DTS
20 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 7 (7.29%) SAP
20 7 (7.29%) Windows

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.21%) IIS
3 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (53.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (48.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (35.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (26.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (9.38%) DTS
10 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
11 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.13%) Adabas
12 3 (3.13%) Redis
13 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.04%) MSDE
13 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Electronics
3 3 (3.13%) Military
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) WSH
2 2 (2.08%) CSS
2 2 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Replication
2 14 (14.58%) Statistics
3 13 (13.54%) Clustering
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) EPoS
6 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (28.13%) ETL
3 21 (21.88%) Database Security
4 19 (19.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (13.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (12.50%) Migration
7 11 (11.46%) Automated Testing
7 11 (11.46%) DevOps
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.21%) High Availability
9 5 (5.21%) Change Control
9 5 (5.21%) ITIL
10 3 (3.13%) Change Management
10 3 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.13%) Data Architecture
10 3 (3.13%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 81 (84.38%) SQL
2 55 (57.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) VBScript
4 1 (1.04%) VB
4 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (7.29%) MCITP
1 7 (7.29%) MCTS
2 6 (6.25%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) SAP
3 6 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix
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