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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 176 214 213
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 78 100 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 0.97% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.02% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 93 121
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
6022 9780 12299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.77% 94.73% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 8377 10373
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 152 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 137 (85.63%) SQL
3 85 (53.13%) Finance
3 85 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (46.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 71 (44.38%) Microsoft
7 62 (38.75%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (38.13%) T-SQL
9 47 (29.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 46 (28.75%) Clustering
11 44 (27.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 40 (25.00%) High Availability
13 39 (24.38%) Replication
14 33 (20.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (20.00%) Oracle
16 30 (18.75%) Windows
16 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (18.75%) Law
17 29 (18.13%) Migration
18 26 (16.25%) Oracle Database
19 24 (15.00%) ITIL
20 23 (14.38%) MS Excel
21 22 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
21 22 (13.75%) Relational Database
22 20 (12.50%) MCITP
22 20 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
22 20 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
22 20 (12.50%) Data Guard

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 14 (8.75%) Oracle Coherence
2 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (14.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) LatentZero
1 1 (0.63%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.63%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) SAN
2 3 (1.88%) SSL
3 1 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (53.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 85 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 80 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (46.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (29.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 44 (27.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 33 (20.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (16.25%) Oracle Database
9 22 (13.75%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (13.75%) Relational Database
10 13 (8.13%) SQL Server 2016
11 11 (6.88%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (6.88%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (5.00%) RDBMS
12 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (3.75%) MySQL
13 6 (3.75%) Power BI
14 5 (3.13%) Siebel EIM
15 4 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (53.13%) Finance
2 30 (18.75%) Law
3 18 (11.25%) Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
5 4 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.50%) Publishing
6 3 (1.88%) Advertising
6 3 (1.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.63%) COM
3 1 (0.63%) J2EE
3 1 (0.63%) JDBC
3 1 (0.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.75%) Clustering
2 39 (24.38%) Replication
3 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.50%) Statistics
4 4 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.88%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.88%) iPhone
6 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.25%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.75%) Windows
2 11 (6.88%) Linux
3 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.38%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.25%) Solaris
8 1 (0.63%) Unix
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.75%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (25.00%) High Availability
3 29 (18.13%) Migration
4 24 (15.00%) ITIL
5 20 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (11.88%) Data Modelling
6 19 (11.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 18 (11.25%) ETL
8 15 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 15 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 15 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (8.75%) Database Theory
9 14 (8.75%) Relational Database Theory
10 12 (7.50%) Data Management
10 12 (7.50%) Database Mirroring
11 9 (5.63%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.63%) Process Improvement
12 7 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (3.75%) Data Transformation
13 6 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (85.63%) SQL
2 61 (38.13%) T-SQL
3 7 (4.38%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.50%) MCITP
3 19 (11.88%) MCDBA
3 19 (11.88%) MCTS
4 15 (9.38%) MCSA
4 15 (9.38%) MCSE
5 14 (8.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.75%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (8.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 71 (44.38%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (3.13%) Siebel
3 5 (3.13%) VMware
4 3 (1.88%) EMC
5 2 (1.25%) Citrix
5 2 (1.25%) NetApp
5 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) CA
6 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.63%) IDERA
6 1 (0.63%) Splunk
6 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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