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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 206 244 285
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 42 67 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.64% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.67% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 61 46
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £49,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +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
6027 9954 11718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.02% 95.01% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 8516 9792
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 £77,500
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 26 July 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 July 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 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (83.84%) SQL
3 61 (61.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (59.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
6 48 (48.48%) Finance
6 48 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (47.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (40.40%) T-SQL
9 38 (38.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 28 (28.28%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (28.28%) Clustering
11 27 (27.27%) Law
11 27 (27.27%) Windows
12 26 (26.26%) Replication
12 26 (26.26%) SQL Server 2014
13 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (20.20%) Relational Database
15 19 (19.19%) MCTS
16 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (17.17%) Migration
17 17 (17.17%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (15.15%) MCSE
18 15 (15.15%) MCSA
18 15 (15.15%) MCDBA
18 15 (15.15%) MCITP
19 14 (14.14%) High Availability
20 13 (13.13%) Database Mirroring
21 12 (12.12%) Oracle
21 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence

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 (1.01%) Apache
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) SAN
2 3 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (61.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (59.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (47.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 38 (38.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (26.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (20.20%) Relational Database
9 18 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (17.17%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database
12 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (9.09%) RDBMS
13 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2016
14 2 (2.02%) MarkLogic
14 2 (2.02%) MySQL
14 2 (2.02%) OLAP
14 2 (2.02%) OLTP
14 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (48.48%) Finance
2 27 (27.27%) Law
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) COM
2 1 (1.01%) J2EE
2 1 (1.01%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Clustering
2 26 (26.26%) Replication
3 3 (3.03%) iPhone
4 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.01%) Fintech
5 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.27%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Linux
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Solaris
6 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (17.17%) Migration
3 14 (14.14%) High Availability
4 13 (13.13%) Database Mirroring
5 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.12%) ITIL
6 11 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 11 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 11 (11.11%) Database Theory
6 11 (11.11%) Relational Database Theory
7 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (6.06%) Database Security
9 6 (6.06%) SQL Optimisation
10 5 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.04%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.04%) ETL
11 4 (4.04%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.04%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 83 (83.84%) SQL
2 40 (40.40%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.07%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.01%) C#
6 1 (1.01%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.19%) MCTS
3 15 (15.15%) MCDBA
3 15 (15.15%) MCITP
3 15 (15.15%) MCSA
3 15 (15.15%) MCSE
4 11 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (4.04%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Data Guard
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) SolarWinds
3 6 (6.06%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) EMC
5 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 2 (2.02%) NetApp
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.01%) Sybase
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 8 days ago