The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Database Administrator
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 165 182
Rank change year-on-year +24 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 17 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.66% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.44% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 3
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,550 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 2522 3197 3655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2622 2943
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 £28,500 £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%  

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Leeds

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Leeds

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior DBA in the job title.

1 51 (98.08%) SQL
1 51 (98.08%) SQL Server
2 35 (67.31%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (65.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (63.46%) Performance Tuning
4 33 (63.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (55.77%) Replication
6 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 25 (48.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (32.69%) Capacity Management
11 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (26.92%) Scrum
12 13 (25.00%) Migration
12 13 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
13 12 (23.08%) Clustering
13 12 (23.08%) VLDB
13 12 (23.08%) Performance Management
13 12 (23.08%) Performance Improvement
13 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
13 12 (23.08%) Database Security
14 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (19.23%) .NET
15 9 (17.31%) C#
16 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
16 8 (15.38%) XML
16 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery

Senior DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (98.08%) SQL Server
2 35 (67.31%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (65.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (63.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (48.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (36.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (23.08%) RDBMS
8 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 12 (23.08%) VLDB
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.92%) Ingres
11 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 29 (55.77%) Replication
2 12 (23.08%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (32.69%) Capacity Management
3 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) Migration
5 12 (23.08%) Database Security
5 12 (23.08%) Performance Improvement
5 12 (23.08%) Performance Management
6 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.69%) ETL
8 3 (5.77%) Service Design
9 2 (3.85%) Service Management
10 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.92%) CRM
10 1 (1.92%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (17.31%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) MCITP
2 5 (9.62%) MCTS
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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