The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / Yorkshire
Rank 179 168 153
Rank change year-on-year -11 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 49 87 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 1.35% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.39% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 44 74 102
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £34,700 £32,550
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5167 6265 7198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.12% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4494 5214 5813
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL DBA in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire -4 46 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Yorkshire - 2 £45,250 - 1
South Yorkshire +2 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 123 (96.09%) SQL
2 112 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 76 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 64 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 63 (49.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (42.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (36.72%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (32.81%) MS Excel
9 42 (32.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (32.03%) Replication
11 38 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 37 (28.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (27.34%) SQL Server 2014
14 30 (23.44%) T-SQL
15 29 (22.66%) MCITP
16 26 (20.31%) PowerShell
17 25 (19.53%) MCTS
17 25 (19.53%) Migration
17 25 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (17.97%) Clustering
18 23 (17.97%) .NET
18 23 (17.97%) C#
18 23 (17.97%) Degree
19 22 (17.19%) Capacity Management
19 22 (17.19%) XML
19 22 (17.19%) Scrum
20 19 (14.84%) Database Security
21 18 (14.06%) Performance Improvement
21 18 (14.06%) Performance Management

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.34%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (32.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.56%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 63 (49.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (42.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (36.72%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (32.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (28.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 35 (27.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 16 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (9.38%) VLDB
11 5 (3.91%) MySQL
12 4 (3.13%) NoSQL
12 4 (3.13%) QlikView
13 3 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (2.34%) DocumentDB
13 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
13 3 (2.34%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (10.16%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.78%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.97%) .NET
2 22 (17.19%) XML
3 1 (0.78%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.03%) Replication
2 23 (17.97%) Clustering
3 5 (3.91%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
2 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Unix
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.53%) Migration
3 22 (17.19%) Capacity Management
3 22 (17.19%) Scrum
4 19 (14.84%) Database Security
5 18 (14.06%) Performance Improvement
5 18 (14.06%) Performance Management
6 17 (13.28%) ITIL
7 16 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 13 (10.16%) ETL
9 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.47%) Service Design
11 6 (4.69%) High Availability
12 5 (3.91%) Database Tuning
12 5 (3.91%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (3.13%) Data Migration
13 4 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (96.09%) SQL
2 30 (23.44%) T-SQL
3 26 (20.31%) PowerShell
4 23 (17.97%) C#
5 17 (13.28%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.34%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (22.66%) MCITP
3 25 (19.53%) MCTS
4 23 (17.97%) Degree
5 16 (12.50%) MCDBA
6 4 (3.13%) MCSE
7 3 (2.34%) MCSA
8 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (3.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.78%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 76 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) VMware
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) Citrix
5 2 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) BMC
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Veritas
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 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
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000.00 per annum + On-Call+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + On-Call+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago