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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 128 169 159
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 123 153 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.98% 1.54% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.61% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 109 141 165
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
5956 9484 11366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.19% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 8160 9505
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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.

1 192 (93.20%) SQL Server
2 179 (86.89%) SQL
3 106 (51.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 103 (50.00%) Finance
5 98 (47.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 93 (45.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 82 (39.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 81 (39.32%) T-SQL
9 79 (38.35%) Microsoft
10 77 (37.38%) Performance Tuning
11 72 (34.95%) Oracle
12 58 (28.16%) High Availability
13 53 (25.73%) Windows
14 52 (25.24%) Clustering
15 51 (24.76%) SQL Server 2014
16 48 (23.30%) Replication
17 46 (22.33%) SQL Server 2005
18 45 (21.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 45 (21.84%) Oracle Database
19 36 (17.48%) Oracle RAC
20 34 (16.50%) Data Guard
21 33 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (15.53%) Banking
23 29 (14.08%) Database Mirroring
24 27 (13.11%) Relational Database
24 27 (13.11%) MS Excel
24 27 (13.11%) Migration
25 24 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
26 23 (11.17%) ETL
26 23 (11.17%) Data Modelling

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 20 (9.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.49%) Apache
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (13.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.49%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.88%) SAN
2 3 (1.46%) SSL
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) MVNO
4 1 (0.49%) 2G
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (93.20%) SQL Server
2 106 (51.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 98 (47.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 93 (45.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (39.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 51 (24.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 46 (22.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 45 (21.84%) Oracle Database
8 45 (21.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (13.11%) Relational Database
10 24 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (10.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (9.71%) Oracle Database 12c
12 20 (9.71%) RDBMS
13 11 (5.34%) MySQL
14 9 (4.37%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (2.91%) Power BI
17 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
17 4 (1.94%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.49%) ProC
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 103 (50.00%) Finance
2 32 (15.53%) Banking
3 22 (10.68%) Law
4 7 (3.40%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.40%) Legal
5 3 (1.46%) Marketing
5 3 (1.46%) Publishing
5 3 (1.46%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Games
6 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (2.43%) .NET
3 2 (0.97%) XML
4 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) Django
4 1 (0.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.49%) J2EE
4 1 (0.49%) JDBC
4 1 (0.49%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.24%) Clustering
2 48 (23.30%) Replication
3 10 (4.85%) Statistics
4 8 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.94%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.94%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.46%) iPhone
8 3 (1.46%) LIMS
9 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.49%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.73%) Windows
2 21 (10.19%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.74%) Linux
4 14 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.31%) Unix
6 12 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.85%) Solaris
8 8 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (37.38%) Performance Tuning
2 58 (28.16%) High Availability
3 33 (16.02%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (14.08%) Database Mirroring
5 27 (13.11%) Migration
6 23 (11.17%) Data Modelling
6 23 (11.17%) ETL
7 17 (8.25%) Database Security
8 15 (7.28%) Data Migration
8 15 (7.28%) Performance Monitoring
9 14 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (5.83%) ITIL
12 10 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (4.85%) SDLC
12 10 (4.85%) SQL Optimisation
13 9 (4.37%) Open Source
14 8 (3.88%) Data Protection
15 7 (3.40%) ERD
15 7 (3.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 179 (86.89%) SQL
2 81 (39.32%) T-SQL
3 23 (11.17%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.34%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.85%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (1.94%) Java
7 3 (1.46%) C#
8 2 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) Delphi
9 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.49%) Pascal
9 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.74%) MCTS
3 14 (6.80%) MCITP
4 13 (6.31%) MCDBA
5 12 (5.83%) Degree
5 12 (5.83%) MCSA
5 12 (5.83%) MCSE
6 7 (3.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (3.40%) OCP
6 7 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.40%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.97%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (17.48%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (7.28%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.43%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.49%) Docker
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (16.50%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.40%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.97%) SCOM
7 1 (0.49%) Legato
7 1 (0.49%) Nagios
7 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (38.35%) Microsoft
2 72 (34.95%) Oracle
3 15 (7.28%) VMware
4 11 (5.34%) Sybase
5 10 (4.85%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.46%) Cognos
6 3 (1.46%) EMC
6 3 (1.46%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.46%) SAP
6 3 (1.46%) Veritas
7 2 (0.97%) Citrix
7 2 (0.97%) NetApp
8 1 (0.49%) CA
8 1 (0.49%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + private medical + more
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Daylight Resources
Salary: Excellent Package to £75k
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + a generous bonus
Posted: 21 days ago