The table below looks at the statistics for MCDBA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 860 895 882
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 22 36 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.035% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.095% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 67
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
MCDBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23270 27745 28667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.97% 27.13% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18784 22487 22585
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MCDBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

MCDBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the England region.

MCDBA Salary Trend in England

MCDBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDBA across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in England

MCDBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +14 8 £45,000 -28.00%
London +55 4 £39,000 -25.71%
South East +40 3 £60,000 +33.33%
East of England +17 3 £40,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +15 3 £40,000 +30.08%
North West -6 1 £45,000 +53.84%
MCDBA
UK

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing MCDBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 65 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (90.77%) SQL
3 52 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 40 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 36 (55.38%) ITIL
6 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 33 (50.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (32.31%) Degree
9 20 (30.77%) MCITP
9 20 (30.77%) MCTS
10 19 (29.23%) Project Management
11 18 (27.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (27.69%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (26.15%) T-SQL
12 17 (26.15%) MCSE
12 17 (26.15%) SharePoint
13 16 (24.62%) Oracle
14 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
14 15 (23.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
14 15 (23.08%) NAS
14 15 (23.08%) DB2
14 15 (23.08%) SAN
14 15 (23.08%) IBM
14 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
15 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (20.00%) Replication
16 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
17 12 (18.46%) MCSA

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 17 (26.15%) SharePoint
2 15 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) NAS
1 15 (23.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) DHCP
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (50.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (27.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (23.08%) DB2
5 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
11 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
13 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) DBA
2 46 (70.77%) SQL DBA
3 27 (41.54%) Administrator
4 16 (24.62%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (13.85%) Senior DBA
5 9 (13.85%) Senior SQL DBA
6 7 (10.77%) Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Junior
7 5 (7.69%) Junior DBA
7 5 (7.69%) Junior SQL DBA
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.62%) XML
4 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.54%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) HTML
4 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Replication
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) iPad
4 4 (6.15%) Statistics
5 3 (4.62%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Blog
7 1 (1.54%) iPhone
7 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Project Management
3 18 (27.69%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (13.85%) Database Theory
4 9 (13.85%) Problem Management
5 8 (12.31%) Relational Database Theory
6 7 (10.77%) High Availability
7 5 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.15%) CRM
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.62%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (4.62%) Database Security
9 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.08%) Change Control
10 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.08%) ETL
10 2 (3.08%) Migration
10 2 (3.08%) Time Management
11 1 (1.54%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 59 (90.77%) SQL
2 17 (26.15%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (32.31%) Degree
3 20 (30.77%) MCITP
3 20 (30.77%) MCTS
4 17 (26.15%) MCSE
5 12 (18.46%) MCSA
6 8 (12.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (4.62%) MCPD
8 1 (1.54%) CCNA
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) Oracle
3 15 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) VMware