The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 148 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 103 191 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.64% 1.82% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.92% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 89 178 190
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,850 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6032 9967 11720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.93% 94.94% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 8543 9804
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the City of London region.

DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

DBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 City of London region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 185 (92.04%) SQL Server
2 174 (86.57%) SQL
3 106 (52.74%) Finance
4 103 (51.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 92 (45.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (45.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 79 (39.30%) T-SQL
8 74 (36.82%) Microsoft
8 74 (36.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 74 (36.82%) Performance Tuning
9 61 (30.35%) Oracle
10 52 (25.87%) Clustering
11 49 (24.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 48 (23.88%) SQL Server 2014
13 46 (22.89%) High Availability
13 46 (22.89%) Windows
14 45 (22.39%) Oracle Database
15 39 (19.40%) Replication
16 35 (17.41%) Law
16 35 (17.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 33 (16.42%) Oracle RAC
18 32 (15.92%) Migration
19 31 (15.42%) Data Guard
20 30 (14.93%) Banking
21 28 (13.93%) Relational Database
21 28 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
22 27 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
23 25 (12.44%) MS Excel
23 25 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
24 22 (10.95%) MCTS

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 19 (9.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.49%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) SAN
2 3 (1.49%) SSL
3 2 (1.00%) Internet
3 2 (1.00%) MVNO
4 1 (0.50%) 2G
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (92.04%) SQL Server
2 103 (51.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 92 (45.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 91 (45.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (36.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (24.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 48 (23.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 45 (22.39%) Oracle Database
9 35 (17.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (13.93%) Relational Database
11 27 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (10.95%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (10.45%) Oracle Database 12c
14 16 (7.96%) RDBMS
15 13 (6.47%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (5.47%) MySQL
17 8 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
18 6 (2.99%) Power BI
19 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 10g
20 4 (1.99%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.50%) ProC
1 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (52.74%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Law
3 30 (14.93%) Banking
4 8 (3.98%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Retail
6 3 (1.49%) Advertising
6 3 (1.49%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 2 (1.00%) Publishing
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (2.49%) .NET
3 2 (1.00%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.50%) COM
4 1 (0.50%) Django
4 1 (0.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.50%) J2EE
4 1 (0.50%) JDBC
4 1 (0.50%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.87%) Clustering
2 39 (19.40%) Replication
3 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.49%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.49%) Statistics
5 4 (1.99%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.49%) iPhone
7 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.50%) Fintech
8 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.89%) Windows
2 18 (8.96%) Linux
3 16 (7.96%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.49%) Solaris
6 5 (2.49%) Unix
7 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.82%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (22.89%) High Availability
3 32 (15.92%) Migration
4 25 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (9.95%) ITIL
6 19 (9.45%) Data Migration
7 17 (8.46%) Data Modelling
7 17 (8.46%) ETL
8 16 (7.96%) Database Mirroring
8 16 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (7.46%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (6.97%) Data Protection
11 12 (5.97%) Database Security
11 12 (5.97%) Database Theory
11 12 (5.97%) Relational Database Theory
12 10 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.98%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (3.98%) Data Management
14 7 (3.48%) SQL Optimisation
15 6 (2.99%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 174 (86.57%) SQL
2 79 (39.30%) T-SQL
3 16 (7.96%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.98%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.98%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.99%) C#
6 4 (1.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (1.00%) Java
7 2 (1.00%) Python
8 1 (0.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) Delphi
8 1 (0.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.50%) Pascal
8 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.95%) MCTS
3 19 (9.45%) MCITP
4 18 (8.96%) MCDBA
5 16 (7.96%) MCSA
5 16 (7.96%) MCSE
6 12 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (4.98%) Degree
8 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.50%) OCP
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 33 (16.42%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.99%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.50%) Docker
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (15.42%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.50%) Legato
6 1 (0.50%) Nagios
6 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.50%) Puppet
6 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 74 (36.82%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.35%) Oracle
3 14 (6.97%) VMware
4 7 (3.48%) SolarWinds
4 7 (3.48%) Sybase
5 4 (1.99%) SAP
6 3 (1.49%) EMC
6 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.00%) Citrix
7 2 (1.00%) Cognos
7 2 (1.00%) NetApp
7 2 (1.00%) Veritas
8 1 (0.50%) CA
8 1 (0.50%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.50%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.50%) Siebel
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago