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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 202 224 175
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 45 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.33% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.35% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 19 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
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
6420 6916 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.98% 96.31% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5203 5584 4119
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 36 £35,000 -6.66% 4
North Yorkshire +11 3 £32,500 -13.33%
South Yorkshire -9 1 £42,500 -10.99%
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 100 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 93 (93.00%) SQL
3 64 (64.00%) T-SQL
4 55 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 38 (38.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (29.00%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (26.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 26 (26.00%) ETL
12 24 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (23.00%) Replication
13 23 (23.00%) Clustering
14 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
14 17 (17.00%) Finance
15 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (15.00%) Database Security
17 14 (14.00%) Performance Monitoring
18 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 12 (12.00%) .NET
19 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
20 10 (10.00%) SAP
20 10 (10.00%) DevOps
21 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
21 9 (9.00%) RDBMS
21 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
21 9 (9.00%) Sony
21 9 (9.00%) Apple

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) NAS
3 1 (1.00%) Intranet
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (55.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (38.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (26.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (9.00%) RDBMS
10 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
11 8 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
11 8 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (4.00%) DTS
13 3 (3.00%) OLAP
14 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (2.00%) MySQL
15 1 (1.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.00%) WSH
3 1 (1.00%) LINQ
3 1 (1.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) Replication
1 23 (23.00%) Clustering
2 9 (9.00%) Social Media
2 9 (9.00%) BBC
3 8 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.00%) Statistics
5 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.00%) EPoS
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (26.00%) ETL
3 16 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.00%) Database Security
5 14 (14.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.00%) DevOps
8 8 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.00%) Database Tuning
9 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.00%) Migration
10 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.00%) ITIL
12 3 (3.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.00%) SQL
2 64 (64.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.00%) Java
5 1 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.00%) MCTS
2 3 (3.00%) MCITP
3 2 (2.00%) PMP
3 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.00%) MCP
3 2 (2.00%) MCAD
3 2 (2.00%) MCSE
3 2 (2.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) NFS
2 2 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 44 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) SAP
3 9 (9.00%) Apple
3 9 (9.00%) Sony
3 9 (9.00%) Yahoo!
3 9 (9.00%) Google
3 9 (9.00%) Facebook
4 8 (8.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) VMware
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) NetApp
7 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco
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