Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 204 247
Rank change year-on-year +17 +43 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 127 132 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.18% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.21% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 116 118 94
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,625 £35,225 £32,150
90th Percentile £54,375 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -4.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9602 10947 12883
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.92% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8059 9258 10571
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 95 £46,000 +2.22% 4
North Yorkshire +26 22 £52,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +18 8 £45,000 +20.00%
East Yorkshire - 2 £33,750 - 1
SQL DBA
England

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

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

1 124 (97.64%) SQL Server
2 122 (96.06%) SQL
3 95 (74.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 91 (71.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (57.48%) Performance Tuning
6 70 (55.12%) T-SQL
7 63 (49.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 61 (48.03%) Microsoft
9 59 (46.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (35.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 43 (33.86%) PowerShell
12 38 (29.92%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (26.77%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (25.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 31 (24.41%) High Availability
16 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (18.90%) MCSE
18 24 (18.90%) MCSA
18 24 (18.90%) ETL
18 24 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (18.11%) Database Security
20 19 (14.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 19 (14.96%) Migration
21 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
22 17 (13.39%) Performance Monitoring
22 17 (13.39%) Finance
22 17 (13.39%) Data Modelling
23 14 (11.02%) NoSQL
23 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2016

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (97.64%) SQL Server
2 95 (74.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (71.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (49.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 59 (46.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (26.77%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (25.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (14.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (11.02%) NoSQL
10 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (7.87%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (6.30%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (6.30%) SAP Data Services
13 4 (3.15%) MySQL
13 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
13 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
14 3 (2.36%) Big Data
14 3 (2.36%) DB2
14 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (14.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (13.39%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.24%) Replication
2 10 (7.87%) Clustering
3 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Windows
2 7 (5.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (57.48%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (35.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 38 (29.92%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (24.41%) High Availability
5 24 (18.90%) ETL
6 23 (18.11%) Database Security
7 19 (14.96%) Migration
8 17 (13.39%) Data Modelling
8 17 (13.39%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (8.66%) Data Protection
10 10 (7.87%) Proactive Monitoring
11 9 (7.09%) Capacity Management
11 9 (7.09%) Change Control
12 8 (6.30%) CRM
13 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.51%) Database Tuning
14 4 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (3.15%) ERP
14 4 (3.15%) Performance Management
14 4 (3.15%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 122 (96.06%) SQL
2 70 (55.12%) T-SQL
3 43 (33.86%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.15%) R
5 2 (1.57%) C#
5 2 (1.57%) Java
6 1 (0.79%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) MCSA
1 24 (18.90%) MCSE
1 24 (18.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) MCDBA
2 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 61 (48.03%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.24%) Oracle
3 11 (8.66%) SAP
4 8 (6.30%) VMware
5 3 (2.36%) IBM
5 3 (2.36%) RedGate
6 2 (1.57%) IDERA
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) Sage
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau