The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 151 151 135
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 179 196 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 1.70% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.84% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 152 175 193
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
9873 10654 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 92.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8417 8974 9319
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 270 (75.84%) SQL
2 263 (73.88%) SQL Server
3 159 (44.66%) Oracle
4 147 (41.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 138 (38.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 120 (33.71%) Finance
7 112 (31.46%) Oracle Database
8 97 (27.25%) T-SQL
9 93 (26.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 93 (26.12%) Linux
9 93 (26.12%) Performance Tuning
10 89 (25.00%) Replication
11 86 (24.16%) Windows
12 85 (23.88%) Oracle RAC
13 77 (21.63%) Microsoft
14 76 (21.35%) Clustering
15 75 (21.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 64 (17.98%) Oracle Database 11g
17 58 (16.29%) Banking
18 57 (16.01%) ITIL
19 56 (15.73%) SQL Server 2012
20 54 (15.17%) Data Guard
21 50 (14.04%) UNIX
22 48 (13.48%) MySQL
23 43 (12.08%) ETL
24 42 (11.80%) Oracle Database 10g
25 41 (11.52%) Disaster Recovery
25 41 (11.52%) SQL Server 2005
26 38 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
27 36 (10.11%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.65%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.09%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (2.25%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (1.40%) WorkSite
6 4 (1.12%) IIS
6 4 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.84%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.53%) MS Office
3 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.34%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (5.06%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (4.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.40%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 4 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.12%) LAN
1 4 (1.12%) WAN
1 4 (1.12%) SAN
2 2 (0.56%) Intranet
2 2 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (73.88%) SQL Server
2 147 (41.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 138 (38.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 112 (31.46%) Oracle Database
5 93 (26.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 75 (21.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 64 (17.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 56 (15.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (13.48%) MySQL
10 42 (11.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 41 (11.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 32 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
13 28 (7.87%) Relational Database
14 25 (7.02%) Oracle Database 12c
15 21 (5.90%) DTS
16 16 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (4.49%) Big Data
17 15 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (3.93%) SQL Server 2000
18 14 (3.93%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.84%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 120 (33.71%) Finance
2 58 (16.29%) Banking
3 19 (5.34%) Law
4 17 (4.78%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.21%) Legal
6 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.53%) Retail
7 6 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.12%) Games
8 4 (1.12%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) International Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.87%) .NET
2 11 (3.09%) Middleware
3 10 (2.81%) XML
4 8 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (1.97%) ODBC
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.56%) CGI
7 2 (0.56%) MDX
7 2 (0.56%) HTML
7 2 (0.56%) JDBC
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.28%) CSS
8 1 (0.28%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.28%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 89 (25.00%) Replication
2 76 (21.35%) Clustering
3 27 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.49%) Hedge funds
5 15 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.37%) Statistics
7 11 (3.09%) Kindle
8 5 (1.40%) CMDB
8 5 (1.40%) HACMP
8 5 (1.40%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.12%) Oracle Exalogic
10 3 (0.84%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.84%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Economics
11 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.56%) Social Network
12 1 (0.28%) Online Games
12 1 (0.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 93 (26.12%) Linux
2 86 (24.16%) Windows
3 50 (14.04%) UNIX
4 26 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (6.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.25%) AIX
8 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.12%) Performance Tuning
2 57 (16.01%) ITIL
3 43 (12.08%) ETL
4 41 (11.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
6 36 (10.11%) Capacity Planning
7 35 (9.83%) Database Security
8 34 (9.55%) Database Mirroring
9 29 (8.15%) Migration
10 25 (7.02%) Data Management
11 24 (6.74%) High Availability
12 18 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (5.06%) Line Management
13 17 (4.78%) Service Delivery
14 16 (4.49%) Performance Analysis
14 16 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (3.93%) Analytics
16 13 (3.65%) Data Migration
17 12 (3.37%) PRINCE2
18 11 (3.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 270 (75.84%) SQL
2 97 (27.25%) T-SQL
3 34 (9.55%) PL/SQL
4 31 (8.71%) PowerShell
5 21 (5.90%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.93%) C
7 12 (3.37%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.81%) VBScript
8 10 (2.81%) Java
9 8 (2.25%) C#
9 8 (2.25%) Python
10 7 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.40%) Korn
11 5 (1.40%) Perl
12 3 (0.84%) PHP
12 3 (0.84%) VB
12 3 (0.84%) Ruby
13 1 (0.28%) X++
13 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (9.55%) Degree
2 33 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (7.30%) MCITP
4 25 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 14 (3.93%) MCTS
5 14 (3.93%) Oracle Certification
6 13 (3.65%) OCP
6 13 (3.65%) MCSA
7 12 (3.37%) MCSE
8 11 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (3.09%) IBM Certification
9 9 (2.53%) MCDBA
10 4 (1.12%) ACCA
10 4 (1.12%) CIMA
10 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.21%) SLA
2 11 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.69%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 85 (23.88%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.37%) Oracle Clusterware
4 9 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.40%) PowerHA
6 4 (1.12%) XenApp
7 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.84%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 54 (15.17%) Data Guard
2 28 (7.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (2.25%) Oracle Flashback
4 7 (1.97%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.84%) Puppet
7 1 (0.28%) Ansible
7 1 (0.28%) logstash
7 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.28%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 159 (44.66%) Oracle
2 77 (21.63%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 21 (5.90%) VMware
5 19 (5.34%) Sybase
6 18 (5.06%) SAP
6 18 (5.06%) IBM
7 14 (3.93%) HP
8 8 (2.25%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.97%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.69%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.12%) Citrix
12 3 (0.84%) Red Gate
13 2 (0.56%) Brocade
13 2 (0.56%) Tableau
13 2 (0.56%) Sun
14 1 (0.28%) Cognos
14 1 (0.28%) Veritas
14 1 (0.28%) Teradata
14 1 (0.28%) Sage
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus, pension, medical, training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40-55k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 20 days ago