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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 144 147 153
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 196 217 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.79% 1.82% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.96% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 177 193 178
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
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
10248 11068 11068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.60% 93.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8977 9511 10050
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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.

1 254 (67.55%) SQL
2 243 (64.63%) SQL Server
3 185 (49.20%) Oracle
4 143 (38.03%) Oracle Database
5 128 (34.04%) Finance
6 127 (33.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 119 (31.65%) Performance Tuning
8 115 (30.59%) Linux
9 101 (26.86%) T-SQL
10 98 (26.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 97 (25.80%) Oracle RAC
12 96 (25.53%) Windows
13 94 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 94 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 90 (23.94%) Clustering
15 86 (22.87%) Replication
16 79 (21.01%) Data Guard
17 76 (20.21%) UNIX
17 76 (20.21%) Microsoft
18 73 (19.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 62 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
20 54 (14.36%) Oracle EBS
21 51 (13.56%) Oracle Applications
22 46 (12.23%) Oracle EBS R12
23 45 (11.97%) MS Excel
24 44 (11.70%) WebLogic
25 43 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
25 43 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
25 43 (11.44%) Oracle Database 10g
25 43 (11.44%) Oracle Exadata

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 44 (11.70%) WebLogic
2 20 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.46%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (2.13%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.33%) WorkSite
6 4 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.80%) IIS
8 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.13%) MS Office
3 6 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 54 (14.36%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (13.56%) Oracle Applications
3 46 (12.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (2.93%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (2.93%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.53%) HFM
7 1 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.99%) SAN
2 4 (1.06%) Intranet
3 3 (0.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) NAS
4 1 (0.27%) GSM
4 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (64.63%) SQL Server
2 143 (38.03%) Oracle Database
3 127 (33.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (26.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 94 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 94 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 73 (19.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (11.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 43 (11.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 42 (11.17%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (10.64%) Relational Database
11 34 (9.04%) Oracle BI EE
12 32 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (8.24%) OLTP
14 29 (7.71%) MySQL
15 27 (7.18%) OLAP
16 24 (6.38%) RDBMS
17 22 (5.85%) DTS
17 22 (5.85%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.80%) Subversion
3 2 (0.53%) Toad
3 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.27%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.27%) Liquibase
General
1 128 (34.04%) Finance
2 40 (10.64%) Banking
3 24 (6.38%) Law
4 14 (3.72%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.46%) Legal
6 10 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.80%) Billing
7 3 (0.80%) Marketing
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
7 3 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Retail
9 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.04%) Middleware
2 30 (7.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (6.65%) .NET
4 9 (2.39%) ODBC
5 8 (2.13%) XML
5 8 (2.13%) MDX
6 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) JDBC
7 1 (0.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 90 (23.94%) Clustering
2 86 (22.87%) Replication
3 28 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.65%) Oracle Exalogic
5 18 (4.79%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.99%) Statistics
7 10 (2.66%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.33%) Economics
9 3 (0.80%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.53%) GIS
10 2 (0.53%) Social Network
10 2 (0.53%) Open Source
10 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.27%) Online Games
11 1 (0.27%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 115 (30.59%) Linux
2 96 (25.53%) Windows
3 76 (20.21%) UNIX
4 29 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.93%) Solaris
9 7 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (1.33%) AIX
11 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.27%) Android
12 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (31.65%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (10.37%) ETL
4 37 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
5 33 (8.78%) SOA
5 33 (8.78%) ITIL
5 33 (8.78%) Migration
6 29 (7.71%) Database Security
7 25 (6.65%) Data Modelling
8 22 (5.85%) High Availability
9 19 (5.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (4.79%) E-Commerce
11 17 (4.52%) Database Tuning
12 16 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (3.99%) ERP
14 13 (3.46%) PRINCE2
15 11 (2.93%) Incident Management
15 11 (2.93%) Change Data Capture
15 11 (2.93%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 254 (67.55%) SQL
2 101 (26.86%) T-SQL
3 32 (8.51%) PL/SQL
4 22 (5.85%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.99%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.66%) VBScript
6 10 (2.66%) Java
6 10 (2.66%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.39%) C#
8 4 (1.06%) Perl
9 1 (0.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.27%) VB
9 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.27%) Python
9 1 (0.27%) Ruby
9 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (9.04%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.51%) Degree
3 19 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (4.26%) MCITP
5 13 (3.46%) MCTS
5 13 (3.46%) MCSE
6 12 (3.19%) MCSA
7 8 (2.13%) ACCA
7 8 (2.13%) CIMA
8 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.06%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.80%) IBM Certification
10 3 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.53%) OCP
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.99%) SLA
2 6 (1.60%) QA
3 5 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (25.80%) Oracle RAC
2 34 (9.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (2.39%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.13%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.80%) HDFS
7 1 (0.27%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 79 (21.01%) Data Guard
2 8 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.06%) Foglight
3 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 185 (49.20%) Oracle
2 76 (20.21%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.85%) Red Hat
4 21 (5.59%) Sybase
5 19 (5.05%) VMware
6 13 (3.46%) Business Objects
7 9 (2.39%) NetApp
8 8 (2.13%) SAP
8 8 (2.13%) Sun
8 8 (2.13%) Red Gate
9 5 (1.33%) MapR
10 4 (1.06%) HP
10 4 (1.06%) Veritas
11 3 (0.80%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.80%) Informatica
11 3 (0.80%) IBM
12 2 (0.53%) Remedy
13 1 (0.27%) Talend
13 1 (0.27%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.27%) Teradata
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