The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire 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.

SQL Database Administrator
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - 77
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.42% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 692 652 718
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.65% 98.34% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 536 534 591
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
SQL DBA
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) High Availability
4 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (42.86%) Automotive
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Clustering
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (14.29%) Kanban
7 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) MS Access
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) ERP
7 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards