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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 179 184 201
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 43 81 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 1.19% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.24% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 113
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,550 £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
4791 6542 9918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.50% 95.77% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4385 5840 8539
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 81 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 67 (77.01%) SQL
3 62 (71.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (59.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (42.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (37.93%) T-SQL
7 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
7 32 (36.78%) Finance
8 31 (35.63%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (29.89%) Oracle
9 26 (29.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (28.74%) High Availability
11 24 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (27.59%) Replication
11 24 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 20 (22.99%) Windows
13 18 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (17.24%) Data Modelling
15 14 (16.09%) Clustering
15 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
15 14 (16.09%) Database Mirroring
16 13 (14.94%) Windows Server
17 11 (12.64%) ETL
17 11 (12.64%) Linux
17 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
18 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
18 10 (11.49%) Degree
19 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
19 9 (10.34%) ITIL

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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) SAN
2 2 (2.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 62 (71.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 52 (59.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (42.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (29.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
9 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
12 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (5.75%) DTS
12 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (5.75%) OLTP
13 3 (3.45%) OLAP
13 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (36.78%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.60%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) .NET
1 5 (5.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.30%) ODBC
2 2 (2.30%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.15%) Middleware
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.59%) Replication
2 14 (16.09%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.75%) Statistics
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Fintech
6 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server
3 11 (12.64%) Linux
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (28.74%) High Availability
3 24 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 14 (16.09%) Database Mirroring
7 11 (12.64%) ETL
8 9 (10.34%) ITIL
8 9 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.20%) Database Security
10 7 (8.05%) Open Source
11 5 (5.75%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (5.75%) Data Management
11 5 (5.75%) Migration
11 5 (5.75%) Service Management
12 4 (4.60%) Analytics
12 4 (4.60%) Change Management
12 4 (4.60%) DevOps
12 4 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (77.01%) SQL
2 33 (37.93%) T-SQL
3 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.45%) C#
6 3 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (2.30%) VBA
8 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.45%) OCP
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Data Guard
2 5 (5.75%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.45%) SCOM
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.89%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) Sybase
4 3 (3.45%) SAP
4 3 (3.45%) VMware
5 2 (2.30%) Cognos
5 2 (2.30%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) Veritas
6 1 (1.15%) EMC
6 1 (1.15%) RedGate
6 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago