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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 195 171 201
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 34 81 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 1.26% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.31% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 77 105
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 £37,500 £50,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,700 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
4854 6186 9609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.00% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5535 8406
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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.

1 112 (94.92%) SQL Server
2 97 (82.20%) SQL
3 79 (66.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (61.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (44.07%) T-SQL
6 51 (43.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 43 (36.44%) Microsoft
8 40 (33.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 38 (32.20%) Finance
10 37 (31.36%) High Availability
10 37 (31.36%) Performance Tuning
11 36 (30.51%) Replication
12 34 (28.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (27.12%) Oracle
14 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (21.19%) Database Mirroring
16 24 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (19.49%) Windows
18 20 (16.95%) Database Security
19 19 (16.10%) ETL
19 19 (16.10%) Clustering
20 18 (15.25%) Data Modelling
21 16 (13.56%) PowerShell
22 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
23 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
23 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
23 14 (11.86%) Windows Server
24 13 (11.02%) Open Source
24 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
25 12 (10.17%) SDLC

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 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) LDAP
2 1 (0.85%) DAB
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (94.92%) SQL Server
2 79 (66.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (61.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (43.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (33.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (28.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
10 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (6.78%) NoSQL
13 7 (5.93%) DTS
14 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
14 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
15 4 (3.39%) MySQL
16 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (32.20%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Legal
3 7 (5.93%) Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.69%) ODBC
3 2 (1.69%) Web Services
3 2 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.51%) Replication
2 19 (16.10%) Clustering
3 11 (9.32%) Statistics
4 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.24%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.39%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.54%) Fintech
7 3 (2.54%) LIMS
8 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.49%) Windows
2 14 (11.86%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.47%) Unix
4 9 (7.63%) Linux
5 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.85%) Solaris
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) High Availability
1 37 (31.36%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (21.19%) Database Mirroring
3 24 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (16.95%) Database Security
5 19 (16.10%) ETL
6 18 (15.25%) Data Modelling
7 14 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (11.02%) Open Source
9 12 (10.17%) SDLC
10 11 (9.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (7.63%) ERD
11 9 (7.63%) OO
11 9 (7.63%) OOP
11 9 (7.63%) UML
11 9 (7.63%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.78%) Migration
13 7 (5.93%) Information Management
14 6 (5.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 97 (82.20%) SQL
2 52 (44.07%) T-SQL
3 16 (13.56%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.78%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.24%) Java
7 3 (2.54%) C#
7 3 (2.54%) VBA
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) Delphi
8 1 (0.85%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
1 9 (7.63%) OCP
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) MCITP
3 3 (2.54%) MCSA
3 3 (2.54%) MCSE
3 3 (2.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Data Guard
1 11 (9.32%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (3.39%) SCOM
3 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (36.44%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.12%) Oracle
3 8 (6.78%) VMware
4 7 (5.93%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.24%) Sybase
6 3 (2.54%) Cognos
6 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.54%) SAP
6 3 (2.54%) Veritas
7 2 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.85%) EMC
8 1 (0.85%) RedGate
8 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55,000-£60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Excellent total remuneration
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
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