The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 206 221 227
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 103 124 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.96% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.04% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 105 92
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,200 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
9276 11912 10975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.18% 92.46% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7957 10080 9436
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015, 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.

1 192 (93.20%) SQL Server
2 178 (86.41%) SQL
3 121 (58.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 112 (54.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (44.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 70 (33.98%) T-SQL
7 67 (32.52%) Oracle
8 65 (31.55%) Microsoft
9 64 (31.07%) Finance
10 63 (30.58%) Replication
10 63 (30.58%) Performance Tuning
11 52 (25.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (23.30%) Clustering
13 43 (20.87%) Windows
14 40 (19.42%) Oracle Database
15 39 (18.93%) Banking
16 38 (18.45%) SQL Server 2005
17 35 (16.99%) Oracle RAC
18 34 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (16.02%) Disaster Recovery
19 33 (16.02%) MS Excel
20 32 (15.53%) Linux
20 32 (15.53%) ITIL
21 31 (15.05%) ETL
21 31 (15.05%) High Availability
22 29 (14.08%) PowerShell
22 29 (14.08%) MySQL
23 28 (13.59%) Database Mirroring
24 27 (13.11%) Database Security
24 27 (13.11%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 8 (3.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.97%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) WorkSite
Applications
1 33 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.49%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) LAN
1 4 (1.94%) WAN
2 3 (1.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (93.20%) SQL Server
2 121 (58.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (54.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (44.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (25.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 40 (19.42%) Oracle Database
7 38 (18.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 34 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (14.08%) MySQL
10 20 (9.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (6.31%) DTS
12 10 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (4.37%) Big Data
14 8 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (2.91%) OLAP
15 6 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (2.91%) OLAP Cube
15 6 (2.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MSTest
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 64 (31.07%) Finance
2 39 (18.93%) Banking
3 14 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.88%) Legal
5 7 (3.40%) Law
6 4 (1.94%) Games
7 2 (0.97%) Retail
7 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.28%) .NET
2 4 (1.94%) XML
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (1.46%) JDBC
4 2 (0.97%) CGI
5 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.49%) ODBC
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (30.58%) Replication
2 48 (23.30%) Clustering
3 16 (7.77%) Hedge funds
4 10 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Statistics
5 9 (4.37%) Kindle
6 3 (1.46%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.49%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.49%) Online Games
8 1 (0.49%) Life Science
8 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.87%) Windows
2 32 (15.53%) Linux
3 19 (9.22%) UNIX
4 12 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.91%) AIX
7 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.58%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (16.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (15.53%) ITIL
4 31 (15.05%) ETL
4 31 (15.05%) High Availability
5 28 (13.59%) Database Mirroring
6 27 (13.11%) Database Security
6 27 (13.11%) Data Management
7 24 (11.65%) Capacity Planning
8 22 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (9.22%) Migration
10 14 (6.80%) Line Management
11 12 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
12 10 (4.85%) Analytics
12 10 (4.85%) Performance Analysis
12 10 (4.85%) Incident Management
13 9 (4.37%) Data Migration
13 9 (4.37%) Scrum
13 9 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 178 (86.41%) SQL
2 70 (33.98%) T-SQL
3 29 (14.08%) PowerShell
4 13 (6.31%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.37%) C
6 8 (3.88%) Java
7 6 (2.91%) Python
7 6 (2.91%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.43%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.94%) Korn
9 4 (1.94%) Ruby
10 3 (1.46%) Perl
10 3 (1.46%) C#
11 2 (0.97%) VBScript
12 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (10.19%) Degree
3 19 (9.22%) MCITP
4 15 (7.28%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.37%) OCP
5 9 (4.37%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (4.37%) IBM Certification
6 8 (3.88%) MCTS
7 7 (3.40%) MCSA
8 6 (2.91%) MCDBA
8 6 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.91%) MCSE
9 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.46%) QA
4 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (16.99%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.94%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (11.17%) Data Guard
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.91%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 67 (32.52%) Oracle
2 65 (31.55%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.28%) IBM
4 11 (5.34%) SAP
5 6 (2.91%) HP
5 6 (2.91%) 3PAR
6 3 (1.46%) Sybase
7 2 (0.97%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.97%) Brocade
8 1 (0.49%) Talend
8 1 (0.49%) Percona
8 1 (0.49%) Vertica
8 1 (0.49%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.49%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.49%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.49%) EMC
8 1 (0.49%) Sage
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