The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 229 227 194
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 103 99 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.83% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.89% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 85 96 120
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11399 11143 12220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 93.29% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9544 9777 11135
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
London

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL DBA in their job title 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 with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 186 (88.57%) SQL
2 177 (84.29%) SQL Server
3 116 (55.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (49.52%) T-SQL
5 93 (44.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 81 (38.57%) Finance
7 80 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 80 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
8 63 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 61 (29.05%) Replication
10 59 (28.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 49 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 42 (20.00%) Windows
13 40 (19.05%) Microsoft
14 39 (18.57%) Clustering
15 33 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
16 30 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 29 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (12.86%) Migration
19 24 (11.43%) ETL
20 23 (10.95%) Banking
21 21 (10.00%) DTS
22 20 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
22 20 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
22 20 (9.52%) High Availability
23 19 (9.05%) Oracle
24 18 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
25 17 (8.10%) OLAP
26 16 (7.62%) MySQL
27 15 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited SQL DBA in their job title 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 with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.48%) WorkSite
2 1 (0.48%) IIS
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.33%) SAN
2 3 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.95%) GSM
3 2 (0.95%) VoIP
4 1 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (84.29%) SQL Server
2 116 (55.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 93 (44.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 59 (28.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 49 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (10.00%) DTS
10 18 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 17 (8.10%) OLAP
12 16 (7.62%) MySQL
13 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database
14 10 (4.76%) Relational Database
15 8 (3.81%) NoSQL
15 8 (3.81%) RDBMS
16 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
17 5 (2.38%) OLTP
18 4 (1.90%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.48%) Subversion
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
General
1 81 (38.57%) Finance
2 23 (10.95%) Banking
3 10 (4.76%) Law
3 10 (4.76%) Marketing
4 7 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.86%) Legal
6 5 (2.38%) Advertising
6 5 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.90%) Retail
7 4 (1.90%) Back Office
8 3 (1.43%) Publishing
9 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.76%) MDX
2 5 (2.38%) Web Services
3 3 (1.43%) .NET
3 3 (1.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (29.05%) Replication
2 39 (18.57%) Clustering
3 5 (2.38%) Statistics
4 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.95%) Fixed Income
5 2 (0.95%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.48%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.00%) Windows
2 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (5.71%) Linux
4 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.33%) UNIX
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.43%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) Android
8 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (12.86%) Migration
4 24 (11.43%) ETL
5 20 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (9.52%) High Availability
6 15 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (6.67%) ITIL
8 12 (5.71%) Database Security
9 11 (5.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (5.24%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.29%) Business Continuity
10 9 (4.29%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.81%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (2.86%) Change Data Capture
12 6 (2.86%) Refactoring
12 6 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (2.86%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (88.57%) SQL
2 104 (49.52%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.86%) C#
5 5 (2.38%) VB
5 5 (2.38%) VBA
6 4 (1.90%) Perl
6 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.43%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.95%) Ruby
8 2 (0.95%) PHP
8 2 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.76%) Degree
2 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.29%) MCTS
4 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (2.86%) MCDBA
5 3 (1.43%) MCITP
6 1 (0.48%) PhD
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.95%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (1.90%) SCOM
2 2 (0.95%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.05%) Oracle
3 9 (4.29%) Sybase
3 9 (4.29%) Business Objects
3 9 (4.29%) Red Gate
4 6 (2.86%) VMware
5 3 (1.43%) Sun
6 2 (0.95%) CommVault
6 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.95%) Vertica
7 1 (0.48%) Tableau
7 1 (0.48%) Hummingbird
7 1 (0.48%) BMC
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £600 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Car, Allowance, Bonus, Holidays
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 27 days ago