The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 147 140 130
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 213 205 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.71% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.84% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 182 194 227
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11226 11158 12260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.28% 93.11% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9412 9778 11182
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
London

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 313 (72.12%) SQL
2 283 (65.21%) SQL Server
3 198 (45.62%) Finance
4 185 (42.63%) Oracle
5 167 (38.48%) Oracle Database
6 160 (36.87%) Performance Tuning
7 150 (34.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 134 (30.88%) T-SQL
9 127 (29.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 118 (27.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 112 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 100 (23.04%) Linux
13 99 (22.81%) Oracle RAC
14 94 (21.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 91 (20.97%) Data Guard
16 88 (20.28%) Replication
17 83 (19.12%) Clustering
18 79 (18.20%) Windows
18 79 (18.20%) Microsoft
19 76 (17.51%) SQL Server 2012
20 73 (16.82%) SQL Server 2005
21 65 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
22 64 (14.75%) Banking
23 60 (13.82%) Oracle RMAN
23 60 (13.82%) Oracle Database 10g
24 59 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
25 56 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
26 54 (12.44%) Relational Database
27 50 (11.52%) UNIX
28 48 (11.06%) Oracle EBS

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 24 (5.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (1.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.46%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.23%) Apache
8 1 (0.23%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) FastStats
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (11.06%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (10.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (8.53%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.84%) HFM
5 6 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.46%) Findur
8 1 (0.23%) SunGard Panorama
8 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.23%) Capstone
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.22%) SAN
2 10 (2.30%) Internet
3 6 (1.38%) WAN
4 2 (0.46%) GSM
4 2 (0.46%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (65.21%) SQL Server
2 167 (38.48%) Oracle Database
3 150 (34.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 127 (29.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 118 (27.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 112 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 94 (21.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 76 (17.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 73 (16.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 60 (13.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 56 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 54 (12.44%) Relational Database
13 44 (10.14%) RDBMS
14 36 (8.29%) OLTP
15 35 (8.06%) MySQL
16 33 (7.60%) OLAP
17 32 (7.37%) Oracle BI EE
18 31 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
19 24 (5.53%) DTS
20 23 (5.30%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (2.30%) Visual Studio
1 10 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.84%) Toad
3 2 (0.46%) Subversion
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 198 (45.62%) Finance
2 64 (14.75%) Banking
3 18 (4.15%) Retail
4 17 (3.92%) Marketing
4 17 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.76%) Law
5 12 (2.76%) Advertising
6 11 (2.53%) Legal
7 7 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.92%) Back Office
8 4 (0.92%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.69%) Publishing
10 2 (0.46%) Front Office
10 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.83%) Middleware
2 27 (6.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (2.30%) Web Services
4 9 (2.07%) MDX
5 3 (0.69%) Apache Flex
5 3 (0.69%) .NET
5 3 (0.69%) XML
5 3 (0.69%) JDBC
6 1 (0.23%) OC4J
6 1 (0.23%) Velocity
6 1 (0.23%) ADO
6 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 88 (20.28%) Replication
2 83 (19.12%) Clustering
3 9 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.61%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.38%) Oracle Exalogic
6 5 (1.15%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.15%) Statistics
7 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.69%) Economics
7 3 (0.69%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.46%) HACMP
9 1 (0.23%) FMCG
9 1 (0.23%) Open Source
9 1 (0.23%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.23%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.23%) Derivative
9 1 (0.23%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.23%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 100 (23.04%) Linux
2 79 (18.20%) Windows
3 50 (11.52%) UNIX
4 38 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (4.15%) Solaris
7 14 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.07%) AIX
9 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.46%) VMS
11 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.46%) Android
12 1 (0.23%) CentOS
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (36.87%) Performance Tuning
2 65 (14.98%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 45 (10.37%) ETL
5 33 (7.60%) SOA
6 32 (7.37%) Migration
6 32 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
7 30 (6.91%) High Availability
8 26 (5.99%) Performance Monitoring
9 25 (5.76%) Database Security
10 22 (5.07%) ITIL
11 21 (4.84%) E-Commerce
12 20 (4.61%) Data Modelling
13 17 (3.92%) Dimensional Modelling
14 14 (3.23%) Asset Management
15 13 (3.00%) Analytics
15 13 (3.00%) Change Management
16 12 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
16 12 (2.76%) Database Tuning
17 11 (2.53%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 313 (72.12%) SQL
2 134 (30.88%) T-SQL
3 44 (10.14%) PL/SQL
4 26 (5.99%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.00%) Perl
7 11 (2.53%) Java
8 7 (1.61%) VBA
9 6 (1.38%) C#
10 5 (1.15%) VB
11 4 (0.92%) Python
12 3 (0.69%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 3 (0.69%) PHP
13 2 (0.46%) Ruby
13 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.07%) Degree
3 17 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.76%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (2.53%) MCTS
6 10 (2.30%) OCP
7 8 (1.84%) MCITP
8 7 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.38%) MCDBA
9 6 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.69%) OCA
11 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.23%) MCSE
11 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.76%) QA
2 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (22.81%) Oracle RAC
2 60 (13.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.46%) PowerHA
3 2 (0.46%) vSphere
3 2 (0.46%) XenApp
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 91 (20.97%) Data Guard
2 18 (4.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (2.53%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (0.92%) Foglight
5 4 (0.92%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.23%) Puppet
6 1 (0.23%) Legato
Vendors
1 185 (42.63%) Oracle
2 79 (18.20%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.45%) Red Hat
4 19 (4.38%) Sybase
4 19 (4.38%) NetApp
5 12 (2.76%) Red Gate
6 10 (2.30%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.07%) Hyperion
8 8 (1.84%) Sun
8 8 (1.84%) Netezza
9 7 (1.61%) VMware
9 7 (1.61%) Informatica
10 5 (1.15%) Percona
10 5 (1.15%) Cognos
11 4 (0.92%) Siebel
11 4 (0.92%) Charles River
11 4 (0.92%) IBM
11 4 (0.92%) Vertica
12 3 (0.69%) HP
12 3 (0.69%) Remedy
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Final Salary Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Car, Allowance, Bonus, Holidays
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 27 days ago