Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 179 262
Rank change year-on-year -28 +83 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 14 50 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.29% 0.93% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.95% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 50 10
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -11.36% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4743 5284 6787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 98.09% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 4560 5454
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Senior DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 19 November 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (78.57%) Migration
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) Database Tuning
6 6 (42.86%) High Availability
6 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Replication
6 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (42.86%) Database Security
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) DataStage
7 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
7 5 (35.71%) ETL
7 5 (35.71%) QA
7 5 (35.71%) Netezza
7 5 (35.71%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
8 3 (21.43%) T-SQL

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (35.71%) DataStage
6 5 (35.71%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 6 (42.86%) Database Security
3 6 (42.86%) Database Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (42.86%) High Availability
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
1 5 (35.71%) Netezza
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft