The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / Yorkshire
Rank 221 214 196
Rank change year-on-year -7 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 11 44 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.68% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.70% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 64
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £35,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.68% +3.52%  

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 5238 6320 7247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.67% 97.23% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4557 5252 5855
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 Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 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 0 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £45,250 - 1
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
5 11 (45.83%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (20.83%) MCITP
9 5 (20.83%) ETL
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.67%) MCDBA
10 4 (16.67%) SCCM
10 4 (16.67%) Migration
10 4 (16.67%) Replication
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server

SQL Server 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.17%) MySQL
8 1 (4.17%) QlikView
8 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (4.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) ETL
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Database Security
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) R
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCITP
3 4 (16.67%) MCDBA
4 3 (12.50%) MCTS
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) BMC
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Veritas
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £38000.00 per annum + On-Call+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + On-Call+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TPP
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago