The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
SQL Database Administrator
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 136 129 128
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 48 78 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.33% 1.77% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.83% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 77
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3525 4268 4890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.82% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3547 3901
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds -7 42 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bradford - 3 £42,500 - 3
Halifax -6 1 £35,000 -7.89%
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 121 (96.80%) SQL
2 109 (87.20%) SQL Server
3 73 (58.40%) Microsoft
4 60 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
5 54 (43.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (42.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (38.40%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (32.00%) Replication
9 39 (31.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (30.40%) MS Excel
11 37 (29.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (28.80%) Microsoft Certification
13 34 (27.20%) SQL Server 2014
14 28 (22.40%) T-SQL
14 28 (22.40%) MCITP
15 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (20.00%) PowerShell
17 24 (19.20%) MCTS
17 24 (19.20%) Migration
18 23 (18.40%) Scrum
18 23 (18.40%) Clustering
18 23 (18.40%) .NET
18 23 (18.40%) C#
18 23 (18.40%) XML
18 23 (18.40%) Degree
19 21 (16.80%) Capacity Management
20 19 (15.20%) Database Security
21 18 (14.40%) Performance Improvement
21 18 (14.40%) Performance Management

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.40%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (30.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.60%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) PaaS
3 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (87.20%) SQL Server
2 60 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (43.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (42.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (38.40%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (31.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (29.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (27.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (12.80%) RDBMS
9 16 (12.80%) Relational Database
10 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (9.60%) VLDB
12 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (4.00%) MySQL
14 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
14 4 (3.20%) QlikView
15 3 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (2.40%) DocumentDB
15 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
15 3 (2.40%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (11.20%) Finance
2 2 (1.60%) Marketing
2 2 (1.60%) Retail
3 1 (0.80%) Advertising
3 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.40%) .NET
1 23 (18.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.00%) Replication
2 23 (18.40%) Clustering
3 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.20%) Windows
2 6 (4.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.20%) Migration
4 23 (18.40%) Scrum
5 21 (16.80%) Capacity Management
6 19 (15.20%) Database Security
7 18 (14.40%) Performance Improvement
7 18 (14.40%) Performance Management
8 16 (12.80%) Problem Management
9 15 (12.00%) ITIL
10 12 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (9.60%) ETL
11 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.60%) Service Design
13 6 (4.80%) High Availability
13 6 (4.80%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (4.00%) Database Tuning
15 4 (3.20%) Data Migration
15 4 (3.20%) DevOps
15 4 (3.20%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (96.80%) SQL
2 28 (22.40%) T-SQL
3 25 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 23 (18.40%) C#
5 17 (13.60%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.40%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (28.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (22.40%) MCITP
3 24 (19.20%) MCTS
4 23 (18.40%) Degree
5 15 (12.00%) MCDBA
6 4 (3.20%) MCSE
7 3 (2.40%) MCSA
8 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (3.20%) SCCM
3 3 (2.40%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.80%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 73 (58.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle
2 5 (4.00%) VMware
3 4 (3.20%) Citrix
4 2 (1.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.80%) BMC
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.80%) Tableau
5 1 (0.80%) Veritas
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago