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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 213 247 284
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 45 59 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.60% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 66
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £72,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
6034 9797 12479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.88% 94.68% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5505 8401 10506
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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 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 25 June 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 25 June 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.

1 101 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (76.24%) SQL
3 66 (65.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (58.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (55.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (50.50%) Finance
7 50 (49.50%) Microsoft
8 49 (48.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 42 (41.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 36 (35.64%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (32.67%) T-SQL
12 28 (27.72%) Replication
12 28 (27.72%) Clustering
12 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2014
13 27 (26.73%) Law
14 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (21.78%) High Availability
16 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (20.79%) Windows
17 19 (18.81%) MCDBA
17 19 (18.81%) Migration
17 19 (18.81%) MCTS
17 19 (18.81%) Relational Database
18 18 (17.82%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (17.82%) ITIL
19 17 (16.83%) MCSE
20 16 (15.84%) MCSA
20 16 (15.84%) MCITP
21 15 (14.85%) Data Protection
21 15 (14.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.99%) Apache
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) SAN
2 3 (2.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (65.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (58.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (55.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (48.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 42 (41.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (18.81%) Relational Database
10 18 (17.82%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (11.88%) Oracle Database
12 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (3.96%) MySQL
14 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
15 2 (1.98%) OLAP
15 2 (1.98%) OLTP
15 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (50.50%) Finance
2 27 (26.73%) Law
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.98%) MDX
3 1 (0.99%) .NET
3 1 (0.99%) COM
3 1 (0.99%) J2EE
3 1 (0.99%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) Clustering
1 28 (27.72%) Replication
2 3 (2.97%) iPhone
3 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.99%) Fintech
4 1 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) Linux
3 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.96%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) Solaris
6 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (21.78%) High Availability
3 19 (18.81%) Migration
4 18 (17.82%) ITIL
5 15 (14.85%) Data Protection
5 15 (14.85%) Database Theory
5 15 (14.85%) Relational Database Theory
6 13 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.89%) Data Migration
8 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.91%) Business Continuity
9 9 (8.91%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.91%) Process Improvement
10 8 (7.92%) Database Mirroring
10 8 (7.92%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.94%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.95%) Change Control
13 5 (4.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 77 (76.24%) SQL
2 33 (32.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.96%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.99%) C#
6 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (18.81%) MCDBA
2 19 (18.81%) MCTS
3 17 (16.83%) MCSE
4 16 (15.84%) MCITP
4 16 (15.84%) MCSA
5 15 (14.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (5.94%) Degree
7 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.98%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 50 (49.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) EMC
3 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.98%) Citrix
4 2 (1.98%) NetApp
4 2 (1.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.99%) IDERA
5 1 (0.99%) Siebel
5 1 (0.99%) Sybase
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