The table below looks at the statistics for MCDBA 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 MCDBA over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 301 315 327
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 7 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.15% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.62% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,250 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
MCDBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2498 3083 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.97% 24.90% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2136 2529 2371
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MCDBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the City of London region.

MCDBA Salary Trend in the City of London

MCDBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MCDBA also 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 that cited MCDBA.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) MCITP
7 8 (47.06%) MySQL
8 7 (41.18%) ITIL
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (35.29%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (35.29%) Replication
10 5 (29.41%) Degree
10 5 (29.41%) Oracle
10 5 (29.41%) C#
10 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
10 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 4 (23.53%) OLAP
11 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 4 (23.53%) .NET
11 4 (23.53%) MCP
11 4 (23.53%) MCSD
11 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MCDBA also 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 that cited MCDBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (47.06%) MySQL
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (23.53%) OLAP
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
9 3 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 1 (5.88%) Informix
11 1 (5.88%) DB2
11 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
11 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
11 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) DBA
2 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server DBA
2 7 (41.18%) SQL DBA
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Junior DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior DBA
6 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) XSLT
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
2 3 (17.65%) WCF
2 3 (17.65%) WPF
2 3 (17.65%) WF
2 3 (17.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) Business Development
4 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCITP
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (23.53%) MCP
4 4 (23.53%) MCSD
5 3 (17.65%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) Percona
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase