The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 192 169 209
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 40 97 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.40% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.46% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 86 119
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £47,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5149 6653 10687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 96.25% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5892 9279
Median salary £57,500 £55,235 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT 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 featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 149 (96.75%) SQL Server
2 130 (84.42%) SQL
3 96 (62.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (57.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (44.16%) T-SQL
6 64 (41.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 62 (40.26%) Finance
8 58 (37.66%) Microsoft
9 57 (37.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 52 (33.77%) High Availability
11 48 (31.17%) Performance Tuning
11 48 (31.17%) Oracle
12 45 (29.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (25.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 39 (25.32%) Clustering
14 37 (24.03%) Replication
15 36 (23.38%) Windows
16 31 (20.13%) Database Mirroring
17 29 (18.83%) Oracle Database
17 29 (18.83%) MS Excel
18 28 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (16.23%) Banking
19 25 (16.23%) Data Guard
20 23 (14.94%) Oracle RAC
21 21 (13.64%) Database Security
21 21 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
22 20 (12.99%) Oracle Coherence
23 19 (12.34%) ETL
24 18 (11.69%) PowerShell
24 18 (11.69%) Windows Server

SQL DBA Skill Set
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 20 (12.99%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
3 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) LDAP
2 1 (0.65%) DNS
2 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (96.75%) SQL Server
2 96 (62.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 89 (57.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (41.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 57 (37.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (29.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (25.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 29 (18.83%) Oracle Database
9 21 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (8.44%) RDBMS
10 13 (8.44%) Relational Database
11 10 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (5.84%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (3.90%) DTS
14 5 (3.25%) MySQL
14 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
14 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (2.60%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 62 (40.26%) Finance
2 25 (16.23%) Banking
3 9 (5.84%) Legal
4 4 (2.60%) Retail
5 3 (1.95%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) .NET
2 2 (1.30%) ODBC
2 2 (1.30%) Web Services
2 2 (1.30%) XML
3 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.65%) JDBC
3 1 (0.65%) Middleware
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.32%) Clustering
2 37 (24.03%) Replication
3 10 (6.49%) Statistics
4 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.95%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.95%) LIMS
8 3 (1.95%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.38%) Windows
2 18 (11.69%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.49%) Unix
4 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.60%) Linux
7 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.30%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.77%) High Availability
2 48 (31.17%) Performance Tuning
3 31 (20.13%) Database Mirroring
4 28 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (13.64%) Database Security
6 19 (12.34%) ETL
7 17 (11.04%) Data Modelling
8 14 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.09%) Migration
9 12 (7.79%) SDLC
10 11 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (6.49%) Open Source
12 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (5.84%) ERD
12 9 (5.84%) OO
12 9 (5.84%) OOP
12 9 (5.84%) SQL Optimisation
12 9 (5.84%) UML
12 9 (5.84%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.55%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (84.42%) SQL
2 68 (44.16%) T-SQL
3 18 (11.69%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.90%) Java
5 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (1.95%) VBA
7 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) C
8 1 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.65%) Delphi
8 1 (0.65%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 12 (7.79%) Degree
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.84%) OCP
3 9 (5.84%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.25%) MCITP
4 5 (3.25%) MCSA
4 5 (3.25%) MCSE
4 5 (3.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (14.94%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (16.23%) Data Guard
2 9 (5.84%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (2.60%) SCOM
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 58 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 48 (31.17%) Oracle
3 13 (8.44%) VMware
4 10 (6.49%) SolarWinds
5 4 (2.60%) Cognos
5 4 (2.60%) Veritas
6 3 (1.95%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.30%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.65%) CA
8 1 (0.65%) EMC
8 1 (0.65%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.65%) Sybase
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