Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 18 October 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
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 77 81
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 21 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 3.19% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 4
York median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +5.96% -16.11%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,300 £31,325
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,500 £43,750
North Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% +21.21% -26.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Permanent vacancies in York with a recognized job title 643 633 610
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 98.44% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 498 510 533
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £22,100
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,250 £57,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +2.67%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in York

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in York

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 York region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
5 13 (61.90%) NoSQL
5 13 (61.90%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (42.86%) Migration
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) DevOps
9 3 (14.29%) Big Data
9 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.76%) Replication
10 1 (4.76%) Clustering
10 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.76%) IDERA
10 1 (4.76%) RedGate

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (61.90%) NoSQL
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) IDERA
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) RedGate