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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 177 231 287
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 61 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 0.71% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.74% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 60 35
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £75,000 £72,500
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
5779 8245 10893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.59% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5280 7146 9155
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 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 26 September 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 26 September 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.

1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (76.42%) SQL
3 71 (66.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (54.72%) Microsoft
5 57 (53.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (47.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (41.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 44 (41.51%) T-SQL
8 36 (33.96%) Finance
9 31 (29.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (26.42%) Replication
10 28 (26.42%) Windows
10 28 (26.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (23.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (22.64%) Database Mirroring
13 22 (20.75%) Clustering
14 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (16.04%) High Availability
15 16 (15.09%) Relational Database
15 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
16 12 (11.32%) MCTS
17 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
18 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
18 10 (9.43%) MCSE
18 10 (9.43%) MCSA
18 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (9.43%) MCITP
18 10 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
18 10 (9.43%) Database Security

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 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) Apache
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) SAN
2 3 (2.83%) SSL
3 1 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (66.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (53.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (47.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (41.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (29.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (26.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (23.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (15.09%) Relational Database
10 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
11 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database
12 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (4.72%) DTS
15 2 (1.89%) Big Data
15 2 (1.89%) MarkLogic
15 2 (1.89%) OLAP
15 2 (1.89%) OLTP
15 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (33.96%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Law
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
4 3 (2.83%) Publishing
5 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (2.83%) .NET
3 2 (1.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.94%) J2EE
4 1 (0.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Replication
2 22 (20.75%) Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) iPhone
6 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.55%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Solaris
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) Database Mirroring
1 24 (22.64%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (16.04%) High Availability
3 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (9.43%) Database Security
3 10 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (8.49%) Data Modelling
4 9 (8.49%) SQL Optimisation
5 8 (7.55%) Migration
6 7 (6.60%) Server Building
7 6 (5.66%) ITIL
8 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.72%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.72%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.72%) Data Security
8 5 (4.72%) Database Theory
8 5 (4.72%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.72%) Process Improvement
8 5 (4.72%) Relational Database Theory
9 4 (3.77%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (76.42%) SQL
2 44 (41.51%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.94%) C#
6 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.32%) MCTS
3 10 (9.43%) MCITP
3 10 (9.43%) MCSA
3 10 (9.43%) MCSE
4 8 (7.55%) Degree
5 7 (6.60%) MCDBA
6 5 (4.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
2 9 (8.49%) SolarWinds
3 7 (6.60%) VMware
4 3 (2.83%) EMC
5 2 (1.89%) Citrix
5 2 (1.89%) Cognos
5 2 (1.89%) NetApp
5 2 (1.89%) Veritas
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) Sybase
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare + pension
Posted: 13 days ago