Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

SQL Database Administrator
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 104 107
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.54% 0.96% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.98% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 903 1430 1326
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.05% 98.55% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1223 1074
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +5.19% -0.77%
10th Percentile £24,150 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Leicestershire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Leicestershire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Leicestershire

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, SQL 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 Leicestershire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com