The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 200 251 282
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 47 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 57 40
Median salary £56,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,400 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SQL Server 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
5956 9484 11366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.19% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 8160 9505
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SQL Server 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 Server DBA across the City of London region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (80.00%) SQL
3 63 (63.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (53.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 51 (51.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 51 (51.00%) Microsoft
6 44 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (41.00%) T-SQL
8 40 (40.00%) Finance
9 34 (34.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (29.00%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (27.00%) Windows
12 26 (26.00%) Clustering
13 24 (24.00%) Replication
13 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (19.00%) Database Mirroring
16 18 (18.00%) Relational Database
16 18 (18.00%) Law
17 17 (17.00%) High Availability
18 16 (16.00%) MCTS
19 12 (12.00%) MCITP
19 12 (12.00%) Migration
19 12 (12.00%) MCSE
19 12 (12.00%) MCSA
19 12 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
20 11 (11.00%) RDBMS
20 11 (11.00%) MCDBA
20 11 (11.00%) Oracle

SQL Server 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 1 (1.00%) Apache
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) SAN
2 3 (3.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (63.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (53.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (51.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (34.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (18.00%) Relational Database
10 12 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (11.00%) RDBMS
12 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
13 9 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (9.00%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (2.00%) Big Data
15 2 (2.00%) DTS
15 2 (2.00%) MarkLogic
15 2 (2.00%) OLTP
15 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 40 (40.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Law
3 4 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Publishing
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.00%) J2EE
2 1 (1.00%) JDBC
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Clustering
2 24 (24.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.00%) iPhone
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (19.00%) Database Mirroring
3 17 (17.00%) High Availability
4 12 (12.00%) Migration
5 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.00%) Database Security
6 9 (9.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (9.00%) SQL Optimisation
7 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
7 7 (7.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (7.00%) Database Theory
7 7 (7.00%) ITIL
7 7 (7.00%) Relational Database Theory
8 5 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.00%) Data Security
8 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.00%) Server Building
9 4 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 80 (80.00%) SQL
2 41 (41.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.00%) MCTS
3 12 (12.00%) MCITP
3 12 (12.00%) MCSA
3 12 (12.00%) MCSE
4 11 (11.00%) MCDBA
5 7 (7.00%) Degree
5 7 (7.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 51 (51.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (7.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.00%) NetApp
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) Sybase
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Daylight Resources
Salary: Excellent Package to £75k
Posted: 14 days ago