Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Server Database Administrator
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 309 322
Rank change year-on-year +33 +13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 38 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 36
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,100 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,625 £47,800 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +1.05%

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 9452 10860 12891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.94% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7928 9178 10572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server DBA in Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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 +25 26 £45,000 +2.86% 2
North Yorkshire +17 8 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire +19 3 £34,000 -2.86%
East Yorkshire - 1 £33,500 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (86.84%) SQL
3 24 (63.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (60.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (28.95%) Migration
9 11 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (23.68%) High Availability
11 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
11 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle
13 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (13.16%) LiteSpeed
14 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (13.16%) VMware
14 5 (13.16%) SLA
14 5 (13.16%) Windows
14 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
15 4 (10.53%) ERP
15 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
16 3 (7.89%) Database Security

SQL Server 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (63.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (60.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (42.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.26%) Big Data
11 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.63%) DTS
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
1 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (28.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 9 (23.68%) High Availability
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) ERP
7 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.89%) Database Security
8 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Database Tuning
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.63%) Open Source
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) IDERA
4 2 (5.26%) RedGate
5 1 (2.63%) Sage
5 1 (2.63%) SAP