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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 246 294 291
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 1 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.023% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.078% 0.098% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 21
Median salary £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
1287 2031 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 21.63% 23.80% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1745 2355
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,901 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MCDBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing MCDBA also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) MCTS
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Solvency II
5 4 (50.00%) High Availability
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (50.00%) Database Theory
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) MCSE
5 4 (50.00%) MCSA
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (25.00%) Statistics
7 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

MCDBA
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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
2 6 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (62.50%) Administrator
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (50.00%) Database Theory
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCTS
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft