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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 250 301 345
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +44
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 16 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.096% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.37% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 3
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -19.56%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
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
1702 2681 3013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.48% 25.72% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 2248 2569
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 4 May 2016.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (96.15%) SQL
3 23 (88.46%) MCTS
4 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
6 19 (73.08%) MCITP
7 18 (69.23%) Finance
7 18 (69.23%) ITIL
7 18 (69.23%) MCSE
7 18 (69.23%) MCSA
7 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
7 18 (69.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 18 (69.23%) Database Theory
7 18 (69.23%) Relational Database Theory
7 18 (69.23%) Solvency II
7 18 (69.23%) Data Protection
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (19.23%) High Availability
9 5 (19.23%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (15.38%) Replication
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 3 (11.54%) .NET

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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (69.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) DBA
2 22 (84.62%) SQL DBA
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server DBA
3 19 (73.08%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Data Protection
1 18 (69.23%) Database Theory
1 18 (69.23%) ITIL
1 18 (69.23%) Relational Database Theory
2 5 (19.23%) Database Mirroring
2 5 (19.23%) High Availability
2 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) ERP
4 3 (11.54%) Presales
4 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (88.46%) MCTS
3 19 (73.08%) MCITP
4 18 (69.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (69.23%) MCSA
4 18 (69.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft