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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 287 302 321
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 4 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.042% 0.20% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.78% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 3
Average salary £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
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
2239 2937 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.67% 25.35% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1932 2411 2299
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (66.67%) MCITP
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (41.67%) Replication
7 5 (41.67%) C#
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle
7 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (41.67%) Database Mirroring
8 4 (33.33%) OLAP
8 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (33.33%) .NET
8 4 (33.33%) MySQL
8 4 (33.33%) MCP
8 4 (33.33%) MCSD
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (25.00%) WCF
9 3 (25.00%) WPF
9 3 (25.00%) WF
9 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 3 (25.00%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) OLAP
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (8.33%) Informix
9 1 (8.33%) DB2
9 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DBA
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 6 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (33.33%) Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) WCF
2 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 3 (25.00%) WF
2 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (33.33%) MCP
3 4 (33.33%) MCSD
4 2 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (8.33%) Percona