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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 167 144 179
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 59 119 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.17% 1.74% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.81% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 54 115 140
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,750
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
4844 6564 9926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.85% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4437 5852 8528
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 February 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 24 February 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.

1 100 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 95 (79.17%) SQL
3 74 (61.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (51.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (45.83%) Finance
6 45 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 40 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 40 (33.33%) Replication
7 40 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 38 (31.67%) T-SQL
8 38 (31.67%) Oracle
9 31 (25.83%) Windows
10 29 (24.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (18.33%) High Availability
13 21 (17.50%) Oracle Database
13 21 (17.50%) Windows Server
13 21 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (15.83%) PowerShell
15 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
16 15 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
16 15 (12.50%) Data Modelling
17 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 14 (11.67%) Clustering
17 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (10.83%) ETL
18 13 (10.83%) Sybase
19 12 (10.00%) .NET

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 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (0.83%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 74 (61.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (51.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (24.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (17.50%) Oracle Database
8 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (5.83%) NoSQL
13 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (5.00%) MySQL
13 6 (5.00%) OLTP
14 5 (4.17%) DTS
14 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
14 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Banking
3 6 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.33%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (3.33%) Web Services
4 3 (2.50%) CSS
4 3 (2.50%) HTML
4 3 (2.50%) jQuery
5 2 (1.67%) ODBC
5 2 (1.67%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (33.33%) Replication
2 14 (11.67%) Clustering
3 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.83%) Fintech
4 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Windows
2 21 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (10.00%) Linux
5 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (7.50%) Unix
7 6 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (18.33%) High Availability
4 21 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 15 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
6 13 (10.83%) ETL
7 11 (9.17%) ITIL
7 11 (9.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (7.50%) Database Security
9 8 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.67%) Change Management
9 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.83%) Data Integration
11 6 (5.00%) Data Management
11 6 (5.00%) Line Management
11 6 (5.00%) Open Source
11 6 (5.00%) Project Management
11 6 (5.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (79.17%) SQL
2 38 (31.67%) T-SQL
3 19 (15.83%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.50%) C#
4 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.50%) PHP
5 3 (2.50%) Python
5 3 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.67%) Java
6 2 (1.67%) VBA
7 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.50%) OCP
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.50%) SCOM
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 40 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.67%) Oracle
3 13 (10.83%) Sybase
4 5 (4.17%) SAP
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) Cognos
6 2 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.67%) Veritas
7 1 (0.83%) EMC
7 1 (0.83%) RedGate
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
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