The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Rank 98 90 114
Rank change year-on-year -8 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 65 87 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.50% 2.65% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 2.75% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 63
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2527 3168 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2608 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Leeds

DBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA in Leeds.

Salary trend for DBA in Leeds

DBA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Leeds

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 137 (89.54%) SQL
2 116 (75.82%) SQL Server
3 69 (45.10%) Microsoft
4 67 (43.79%) Performance Tuning
5 59 (38.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 58 (37.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (36.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (34.64%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (28.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 40 (26.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (25.49%) Replication
12 38 (24.84%) MS Excel
13 36 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 33 (21.57%) T-SQL
15 32 (20.92%) Oracle
15 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2014
16 31 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (18.30%) PowerShell
17 28 (18.30%) MCITP
18 26 (16.99%) Migration
18 26 (16.99%) Oracle Database
19 25 (16.34%) XML
20 24 (15.69%) MCTS
20 24 (15.69%) Degree
21 23 (15.03%) Scrum
21 23 (15.03%) C#
21 23 (15.03%) .NET
22 21 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
23 20 (13.07%) Capacity Management
23 20 (13.07%) Windows

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.61%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (24.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.31%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) LDAP
2 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (75.82%) SQL Server
2 59 (38.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (37.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (36.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 53 (34.64%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (28.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (26.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (16.99%) Oracle Database
10 18 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 17 (11.11%) RDBMS
12 12 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
12 12 (7.84%) VLDB
13 7 (4.58%) MySQL
14 6 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (3.27%) NoSQL
16 4 (2.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.61%) Marketing
3 2 (1.31%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.34%) XML
2 23 (15.03%) .NET
3 4 (2.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.49%) Replication
2 20 (13.07%) Clustering
3 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.07%) Windows
2 16 (10.46%) Linux
3 7 (4.58%) Solaris
3 7 (4.58%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.92%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (43.79%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.99%) Migration
4 23 (15.03%) Scrum
5 20 (13.07%) Capacity Management
6 18 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 17 (11.11%) ITIL
7 17 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
7 17 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 16 (10.46%) ETL
9 15 (9.80%) Database Security
9 15 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.54%) High Availability
12 8 (5.23%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (4.58%) Service Design
14 6 (3.92%) DevOps
15 5 (3.27%) Service Delivery
15 5 (3.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 137 (89.54%) SQL
2 33 (21.57%) T-SQL
3 28 (18.30%) PowerShell
4 23 (15.03%) C#
5 17 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.96%) R
8 2 (1.31%) Java
8 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.31%) VBA
9 1 (0.65%) AWK
Qualifications
1 36 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (18.30%) MCITP
3 24 (15.69%) Degree
3 24 (15.69%) MCTS
4 15 (9.80%) MCDBA
5 4 (2.61%) MCSE
6 3 (1.96%) MCSA
6 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
3 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.61%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.61%) SCCM
4 3 (1.96%) SQL Sentry
5 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.65%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.92%) Oracle
3 9 (5.88%) VMware
4 6 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.61%) Citrix
6 1 (0.65%) BMC
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) NetApp
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) Tableau
6 1 (0.65%) Veritas
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