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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 152 206 224
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 97 90 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.10% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 90 85 83
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £64,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
5713 8173 10920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.76% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 7122 9180
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 £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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.

1 170 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 152 (86.86%) SQL
3 106 (60.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (53.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (46.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 81 (46.29%) T-SQL
7 77 (44.00%) Finance
8 75 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 69 (39.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 61 (34.86%) Performance Tuning
11 54 (30.86%) High Availability
12 50 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
13 49 (28.00%) Oracle
14 47 (26.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 44 (25.14%) Clustering
16 43 (24.57%) Windows
17 42 (24.00%) Replication
18 34 (19.43%) Database Mirroring
19 33 (18.86%) Oracle Database
20 30 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
20 30 (17.14%) MS Excel
21 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
22 27 (15.43%) Oracle RAC
22 27 (15.43%) Data Guard
23 25 (14.29%) Banking
24 24 (13.71%) Data Modelling
25 21 (12.00%) ETL
26 20 (11.43%) Oracle Coherence
26 20 (11.43%) Relational Database
27 19 (10.86%) PowerShell

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 20 (11.43%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) Apache
3 1 (0.57%) IIS
3 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.57%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) SAN
2 3 (1.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (97.14%) SQL Server
2 106 (60.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (53.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (46.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 69 (39.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 47 (26.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (18.86%) Oracle Database
9 30 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (11.43%) Relational Database
11 16 (9.14%) RDBMS
12 14 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (7.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (7.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (2.86%) DTS
15 5 (2.86%) MySQL
15 5 (2.86%) Power BI
16 4 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (2.29%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (44.00%) Finance
2 25 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (5.14%) Legal
4 6 (3.43%) Law
5 3 (1.71%) Marketing
5 3 (1.71%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (2.29%) .NET
3 2 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.57%) J2EE
4 1 (0.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.14%) Clustering
2 42 (24.00%) Replication
3 11 (6.29%) Statistics
4 7 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.29%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.71%) LIMS
8 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.57%) Windows
2 17 (9.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.71%) Unix
3 10 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.57%) Linux
6 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.29%) Solaris
8 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.86%) Performance Tuning
2 54 (30.86%) High Availability
3 34 (19.43%) Database Mirroring
4 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (13.71%) Data Modelling
6 21 (12.00%) ETL
7 19 (10.86%) Database Security
8 17 (9.71%) Migration
9 15 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (6.86%) SDLC
12 9 (5.14%) ERD
12 9 (5.14%) OO
12 9 (5.14%) OOP
12 9 (5.14%) Open Source
12 9 (5.14%) SQL Optimisation
12 9 (5.14%) UML
12 9 (5.14%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.57%) Data Migration
13 8 (4.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 152 (86.86%) SQL
2 81 (46.29%) T-SQL
3 19 (10.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (2.29%) Java
5 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.14%) C#
7 1 (0.57%) C
7 1 (0.57%) Delphi
7 1 (0.57%) Pascal
7 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.29%) Degree
2 11 (6.29%) MCTS
3 10 (5.71%) MCITP
4 9 (5.14%) MCSA
4 9 (5.14%) MCSE
4 9 (5.14%) OCP
4 9 (5.14%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (3.43%) MCDBA
6 4 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.29%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (15.43%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (15.43%) Data Guard
2 9 (5.14%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 49 (28.00%) Oracle
3 14 (8.00%) VMware
4 9 (5.14%) SolarWinds
5 4 (2.29%) Cognos
5 4 (2.29%) Veritas
6 3 (1.71%) EMC
7 2 (1.14%) Citrix
7 2 (1.14%) NetApp
7 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.14%) Sybase
8 1 (0.57%) CA
8 1 (0.57%) Fidessa
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + overtime + 5k benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + 30 days hol + more
Posted: 2 days ago
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Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare + pension
Posted: 17 days ago