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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 299 314 323
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 23 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.042% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 0.19% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 14
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
2958 2653 3138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.24% 22.44% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2419 2350 2811
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2014.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
3 23 (79.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (68.97%) SQL
6 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (51.72%) ETL
7 14 (48.28%) OLAP
7 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (41.38%) Law
9 11 (37.93%) MCTS
9 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (31.03%) Finance
11 8 (27.59%) Practice Management
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (27.59%) QlikView
12 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 7 (24.14%) CRM
12 7 (24.14%) .NET
12 7 (24.14%) Oracle
13 6 (20.69%) Legal
13 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
13 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (17.24%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (17.24%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) SalesLogix
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Pivotal CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (79.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (75.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (75.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (48.28%) OLAP
5 14 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (27.59%) QlikView
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.45%) Ingres
9 1 (3.45%) DB2
9 1 (3.45%) Informix
General
1 12 (41.38%) Law
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Legal
4 5 (17.24%) Billing
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Report Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Applications Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Senior SQL DBA
3 6 (20.69%) SQL DBA
3 6 (20.69%) Senior DBA
3 6 (20.69%) DBA
3 6 (20.69%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.24%) Support Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Database Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Database Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) DTV
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ETL
2 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (27.59%) Practice Management
4 7 (24.14%) CRM
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (37.93%) MCTS
3 5 (17.24%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) MCSD
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) MCITP
5 2 (6.90%) MCP
6 1 (3.45%) MCAD
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Siebel
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) SAP