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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 207 219 246
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 103 97 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 0.92% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.99% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 95 92 62
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
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
9538 9764 10349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.31% 92.88% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8178 8266 9283
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,925 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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.

1 183 (90.15%) SQL Server
2 180 (88.67%) SQL
3 117 (57.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 107 (52.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 78 (38.42%) T-SQL
6 70 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (33.00%) Finance
8 61 (30.05%) Performance Tuning
9 59 (29.06%) Replication
9 59 (29.06%) Oracle
10 58 (28.57%) Clustering
11 57 (28.08%) Microsoft
12 55 (27.09%) Windows
13 48 (23.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 42 (20.69%) ITIL
15 41 (20.20%) SQL Server 2012
16 33 (16.26%) Oracle Database
16 33 (16.26%) Oracle RAC
17 32 (15.76%) MS Excel
18 31 (15.27%) ETL
18 31 (15.27%) Banking
18 31 (15.27%) Capacity Planning
19 30 (14.78%) Database Security
20 27 (13.30%) Linux
21 26 (12.81%) .NET
21 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
21 26 (12.81%) Disaster Recovery
21 26 (12.81%) PowerShell
22 25 (12.32%) MCITP
23 24 (11.82%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 18 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.96%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (1.97%) WorkSite
3 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.48%) IIS
4 3 (1.48%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (15.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.42%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.46%) SAN
2 4 (1.97%) LAN
2 4 (1.97%) WAN
3 3 (1.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (90.15%) SQL Server
2 117 (57.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 107 (52.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (23.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (20.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (16.26%) Oracle Database
8 24 (11.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (10.84%) DTS
10 21 (10.34%) MySQL
11 19 (9.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (8.87%) Relational Database
13 15 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (6.40%) Big Data
15 12 (5.91%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (5.42%) Crystal Reports
16 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2000
18 9 (4.43%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.97%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (33.00%) Finance
2 31 (15.27%) Banking
3 20 (9.85%) Law
4 17 (8.37%) Legal
5 12 (5.91%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.48%) Games
7 3 (1.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Front Office
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.81%) .NET
2 8 (3.94%) XML
2 8 (3.94%) ODBC
3 2 (0.99%) CGI
3 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) JDBC
4 1 (0.49%) MDX
4 1 (0.49%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.06%) Replication
2 58 (28.57%) Clustering
3 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.87%) Client/Server
5 10 (4.93%) Hedge funds
6 9 (4.43%) Statistics
7 8 (3.94%) Kindle
8 3 (1.48%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.99%) Social Network
10 1 (0.49%) Online Games
10 1 (0.49%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.09%) Windows
2 27 (13.30%) Linux
3 23 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (8.87%) UNIX
6 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.05%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (20.69%) ITIL
3 31 (15.27%) ETL
3 31 (15.27%) Capacity Planning
4 30 (14.78%) Database Security
5 26 (12.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (9.85%) Migration
6 20 (9.85%) Data Management
7 19 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (7.88%) High Availability
9 15 (7.39%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.40%) Data Migration
10 13 (6.40%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (5.91%) Line Management
11 12 (5.91%) Service Delivery
12 9 (4.43%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.43%) Incident Management
13 8 (3.94%) Document Management
13 8 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (3.94%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 180 (88.67%) SQL
2 78 (38.42%) T-SQL
3 26 (12.81%) PowerShell
4 13 (6.40%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.42%) VBScript
6 10 (4.93%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.43%) C#
8 8 (3.94%) C
9 7 (3.45%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.96%) Java
11 4 (1.97%) Korn
12 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.48%) Ruby
12 3 (1.48%) Python
13 2 (0.99%) Perl
14 1 (0.49%) VB
14 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.32%) MCITP
3 23 (11.33%) Degree
4 17 (8.37%) MCTS
5 15 (7.39%) MCSE
5 15 (7.39%) MCSA
6 14 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.94%) IBM Certification
7 8 (3.94%) OCP
7 8 (3.94%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.48%) VCP4
9 3 (1.48%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.48%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.99%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.96%) SLA
3 4 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (16.26%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (5.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.97%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.48%) HDFS
6 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (7.88%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (29.06%) Oracle
2 57 (28.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.90%) IBM
4 12 (5.91%) Business Objects
5 10 (4.93%) HP
6 9 (4.43%) SAP
7 8 (3.94%) VMware
8 7 (3.45%) Red Gate
8 7 (3.45%) Sybase
9 6 (2.96%) 3PAR
10 2 (0.99%) Brocade
10 2 (0.99%) Veritas
10 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.49%) Meridio
11 1 (0.49%) SimCorp
11 1 (0.49%) Vertica
11 1 (0.49%) Talend
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000.0000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sage Pay
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 24 days ago