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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 190 208 224
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 68 114 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.04% 1.11% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.17% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 110 121
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +12.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
6247 9769 12203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.71% 94.90% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 8351 10331
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,044 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 144 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 117 (78.00%) SQL
3 88 (58.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 87 (58.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 85 (56.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 84 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (51.33%) Microsoft
8 71 (47.33%) Finance
9 59 (39.33%) Performance Tuning
10 49 (32.67%) T-SQL
11 48 (32.00%) Replication
12 47 (31.33%) SQL Server 2005
13 41 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 39 (26.00%) SQL Server 2014
15 34 (22.67%) Migration
16 33 (22.00%) Clustering
17 32 (21.33%) Law
17 32 (21.33%) ITIL
17 32 (21.33%) High Availability
18 31 (20.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 30 (20.00%) MCITP
20 27 (18.00%) Performance Monitoring
21 22 (14.67%) MCTS
21 22 (14.67%) Windows
21 22 (14.67%) MCDBA
21 22 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
22 21 (14.00%) Data Modelling
22 21 (14.00%) ETL
23 20 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
23 20 (13.33%) Relational Database

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 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.67%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) SAN
2 3 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (58.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (58.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 85 (56.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 84 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (31.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 39 (26.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 31 (20.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (14.67%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (13.33%) Relational Database
11 14 (9.33%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (8.00%) Siebel EIM
13 10 (6.67%) Oracle Database
14 9 (6.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
16 7 (4.67%) MySQL
17 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
17 3 (2.00%) RDBMS
18 2 (1.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (47.33%) Finance
2 32 (21.33%) Law
3 9 (6.00%) Banking
4 7 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.33%) Publishing
5 5 (3.33%) Retail
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.33%) .NET
2 2 (1.33%) MDX
3 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.67%) COM
3 1 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.00%) Replication
2 33 (22.00%) Clustering
3 4 (2.67%) Statistics
4 3 (2.00%) iPhone
5 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.33%) Fintech
5 2 (1.33%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.67%) Windows
2 11 (7.33%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.33%) Solaris
7 1 (0.67%) Unix
7 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.33%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (22.67%) Migration
3 32 (21.33%) High Availability
3 32 (21.33%) ITIL
4 27 (18.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 21 (14.00%) Data Modelling
5 21 (14.00%) ETL
6 20 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (12.67%) Data Protection
8 17 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (11.33%) Data Management
8 17 (11.33%) Database Theory
8 17 (11.33%) Relational Database Theory
9 15 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 15 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 13 (8.67%) Performance Optimisation
11 12 (8.00%) Data Transformation
11 12 (8.00%) Database Security
11 12 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
11 12 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (78.00%) SQL
2 49 (32.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.33%) C#
7 1 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 41 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (20.00%) MCITP
3 22 (14.67%) MCDBA
3 22 (14.67%) MCTS
4 19 (12.67%) MCSE
5 18 (12.00%) MCSA
6 17 (11.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (6.00%) Degree
8 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 77 (51.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.33%) Oracle
3 12 (8.00%) Siebel
4 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.33%) Citrix
5 2 (1.33%) EMC
5 2 (1.33%) NetApp
5 2 (1.33%) SAP
5 2 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (0.67%) IDERA
6 1 (0.67%) Splunk
6 1 (0.67%) Sybase
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London City or Watford
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Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago