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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 173 153 162
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 47 114 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.76% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.84% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 106 144
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
4804 6197 9793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 95.87% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 5553 8541
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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.

1 126 (89.36%) SQL Server
2 114 (80.85%) SQL
3 81 (57.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (52.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (42.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 59 (41.84%) Finance
7 54 (38.30%) Microsoft
8 52 (36.88%) Replication
9 48 (34.04%) T-SQL
9 48 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 44 (31.21%) Oracle
11 39 (27.66%) Performance Tuning
12 36 (25.53%) High Availability
13 34 (24.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (24.11%) Windows
14 27 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (17.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 25 (17.73%) SQL Server 2014
16 24 (17.02%) Database Mirroring
17 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
18 21 (14.89%) ETL
19 19 (13.48%) PowerShell
20 18 (12.77%) Database Security
20 18 (12.77%) Sybase
20 18 (12.77%) Clustering
21 17 (12.06%) Data Modelling
22 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
22 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
22 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
23 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003

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 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) LDAP
2 1 (0.71%) DAB
2 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (89.36%) SQL Server
2 81 (57.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (52.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (42.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (34.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (24.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (17.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (17.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (9.93%) Oracle Database
9 12 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (5.67%) RDBMS
11 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
12 7 (4.96%) DTS
12 7 (4.96%) NoSQL
12 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (4.26%) MySQL
14 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (41.84%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Legal
3 7 (4.96%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.22%) .NET
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (3.55%) Web Services
3 3 (2.13%) CSS
3 3 (2.13%) HTML
3 3 (2.13%) jQuery
4 2 (1.42%) ODBC
4 2 (1.42%) XML
5 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.88%) Replication
2 18 (12.77%) Clustering
3 10 (7.09%) Statistics
4 7 (4.96%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.26%) Fintech
6 5 (3.55%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.13%) LIMS
9 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) Windows
2 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.51%) Unix
6 11 (7.80%) Solaris
7 10 (7.09%) Linux
8 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (25.53%) High Availability
3 27 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (17.02%) Database Mirroring
5 21 (14.89%) ETL
6 18 (12.77%) Database Security
7 17 (12.06%) Data Modelling
8 15 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (9.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (9.22%) SDLC
10 12 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (8.51%) Open Source
11 11 (7.80%) OO
12 8 (5.67%) Change Management
12 8 (5.67%) ERD
12 8 (5.67%) OOP
12 8 (5.67%) UML
12 8 (5.67%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.96%) Information Management
13 7 (4.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 114 (80.85%) SQL
2 48 (34.04%) T-SQL
3 19 (13.48%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.09%) PL/SQL
4 10 (7.09%) Shell Script
5 9 (6.38%) C#
6 4 (2.84%) Java
7 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.13%) PHP
7 3 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.13%) VBA
8 2 (1.42%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) C
9 1 (0.71%) Delphi
9 1 (0.71%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 11 (7.80%) Degree
2 9 (6.38%) OCP
2 9 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.71%) MCITP
4 1 (0.71%) MCSA
4 1 (0.71%) MCSE
4 1 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Failover Clustering
2 10 (7.09%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.84%) SCOM
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 54 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 44 (31.21%) Oracle
3 18 (12.77%) Sybase
4 5 (3.55%) SAP
5 4 (2.84%) SolarWinds
5 4 (2.84%) VMware
6 3 (2.13%) Cognos
6 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.13%) Veritas
7 2 (1.42%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.71%) EMC
8 1 (0.71%) RedGate
8 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
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