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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 234 178 214
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 16 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.78% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.83% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 15
Average salary £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,093 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,750 £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
6991 5088 5679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.55% 94.71% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 4045 4677
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -48 6 £30,500 -17.56% 2
South Yorkshire -25 5 £55,000 +42.85% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £40,500 - 1
North Yorkshire -17 1 £40,000 +5.26%
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 29 (78.38%) SQL
3 27 (72.97%) T-SQL
4 25 (67.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (35.14%) ETL
7 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (24.32%) .NET
9 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
9 9 (24.32%) Replication
9 9 (24.32%) Clustering
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.51%) Windows
11 5 (13.51%) DTS
11 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (13.51%) Statistics
11 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
12 4 (10.81%) VMware
12 4 (10.81%) Degree
12 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
12 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (8.11%) Oracle
13 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
13 3 (8.11%) ERP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (2.70%) OpenROAD
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (67.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (13.51%) DTS
7 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.70%) MSDE
8 1 (2.70%) Ingres
8 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
8 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%) Replication
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Statistics
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (35.14%) ETL
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Database Security
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Memory Management
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) Change Data Capture
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 27 (72.97%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCTS
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago