The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 179 180
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 69 55 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.28% 0.98% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.00% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 67 42 73
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £55,000 £48,312
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 5243 5513 6646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4396 4662 5466
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +31 66 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South Yorkshire -4 2 £34,000 -9.33% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 115 (98.29%) SQL Server
2 113 (96.58%) SQL
3 74 (63.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (60.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (54.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 53 (45.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (45.30%) Performance Tuning
7 52 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 51 (43.59%) T-SQL
9 50 (42.74%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (37.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (23.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 27 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (23.08%) High Availability
14 26 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
15 25 (21.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (21.37%) Migration
16 23 (19.66%) PowerShell
17 22 (18.80%) Windows
18 21 (17.95%) Replication
19 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (17.09%) Finance
19 20 (17.09%) ETL
20 19 (16.24%) Oracle
20 19 (16.24%) Database Security
21 18 (15.38%) Capacity Management
22 16 (13.68%) XML
23 15 (12.82%) Linux

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 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.42%) IIS
3 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 39 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (98.29%) SQL Server
2 74 (63.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (60.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (54.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (45.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 50 (42.74%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (37.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (21.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (12.82%) Oracle Database
10 14 (11.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (5.98%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (5.98%) MySQL
12 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (5.13%) DB2
13 6 (5.13%) Power BI
14 4 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (3.42%) SAP Data Services
15 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
16 2 (1.71%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 25 (21.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (17.09%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) XML
2 8 (6.84%) .NET
3 3 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Replication
2 13 (11.11%) Clustering
3 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Windows
2 15 (12.82%) Linux
3 7 (5.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.30%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (23.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (23.08%) High Availability
4 26 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 25 (21.37%) Migration
6 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (17.09%) ETL
7 19 (16.24%) Database Security
8 18 (15.38%) Capacity Management
9 15 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (12.82%) Performance Improvement
9 15 (12.82%) Performance Management
10 14 (11.97%) Scrum
11 9 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
13 7 (5.98%) ITIL
14 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (5.13%) Database Tuning
15 5 (4.27%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 113 (96.58%) SQL
2 51 (43.59%) T-SQL
3 23 (19.66%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.98%) C#
4 7 (5.98%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.56%) R
6 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.55%) MCSA
2 10 (8.55%) MCSE
3 3 (2.56%) Degree
3 3 (2.56%) MCITP
3 3 (2.56%) MCTS
4 2 (1.71%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (2.56%) LiteSpeed
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) SAP
4 6 (5.13%) IBM
5 4 (3.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) IDERA
6 1 (0.85%) RedGate
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000.00 per annum + On-Call+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago