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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 218 207 274
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 17 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.70% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.73% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 43
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £72,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%

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
4872 6127 9820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.94% 95.88% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5496 8565
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (71.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (67.16%) SQL
4 40 (59.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
6 24 (35.82%) T-SQL
6 24 (35.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (29.85%) Replication
9 19 (28.36%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (23.88%) Finance
12 15 (22.39%) Database Mirroring
13 14 (20.90%) Windows
14 13 (19.40%) High Availability
15 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
15 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
17 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
17 8 (11.94%) Oracle
17 8 (11.94%) Clustering
17 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
18 7 (10.45%) Performance Monitoring
18 7 (10.45%) Degree
19 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
19 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
19 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 12c
19 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
19 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing

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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (71.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (59.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (35.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (31.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (28.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (7.46%) DTS
10 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
11 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.99%) OLTP
12 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.49%) OLAP
13 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Replication
2 8 (11.94%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.96%) Linux
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (22.39%) Database Mirroring
3 13 (19.40%) High Availability
4 11 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.94%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL
9 4 (5.97%) Analytics
9 4 (5.97%) Database Security
9 4 (5.97%) Information Management
9 4 (5.97%) Server Building
9 4 (5.97%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.48%) ETL
10 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.48%) SQL Optimisation
11 2 (2.99%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
3 4 (5.97%) Sybase
4 2 (2.99%) Cognos
4 2 (2.99%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (2.99%) Veritas
4 2 (2.99%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago