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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 800 806 749
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -57
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 46 42 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.043% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 95
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
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
29878 26792 27166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.55% 27.25% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23951 21354 22478
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in England

MCDBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 23 £70,000 +125.80% 5
South East -19 12 £46,000 +22.66% 1
North West +5 8 £38,500 +2.66% 1
East Midlands +29 1 £37,000 -2.63% 2
East of England -3 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
MCDBA
UK

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA.

1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 101 (88.60%) SQL Server
3 79 (69.30%) Microsoft
4 73 (64.04%) SQL
5 59 (51.75%) MCITP
6 57 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 55 (48.25%) MS Excel
8 54 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (43.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (43.86%) T-SQL
10 46 (40.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 43 (37.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 42 (36.84%) SharePoint
13 40 (35.09%) Degree
14 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 39 (34.21%) .NET
15 38 (33.33%) Windows
16 36 (31.58%) MCP
16 36 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
17 35 (30.70%) MCSD
17 35 (30.70%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (28.95%) C#
19 31 (27.19%) Oracle
19 31 (27.19%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (24.56%) Business Development
21 25 (21.93%) Replication
22 24 (21.05%) MCTS
22 24 (21.05%) Mentoring
23 23 (20.18%) ETL
24 22 (19.30%) Project Management

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 17 (14.91%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (8.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.51%) IIS
7 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.75%) Apache
9 1 (0.88%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (48.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.16%) InfoPath
3 11 (9.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.14%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (3.51%) SalesLogix
3 4 (3.51%) Pivotal CRM
3 4 (3.51%) SAP CRM
4 3 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Firewall
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) NAS
3 2 (1.75%) Network Security
3 2 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (88.60%) SQL Server
2 57 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (43.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (40.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 43 (37.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (34.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (27.19%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 21 (18.42%) OLAP
10 18 (15.79%) Relational Database
11 17 (14.91%) MySQL
12 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (9.65%) Informix
13 11 (9.65%) DB2
13 11 (9.65%) Ingres
13 11 (9.65%) Data Mining
14 7 (6.14%) ReportNet
14 7 (6.14%) NovaView
14 7 (6.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Law
3 2 (1.75%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (48.25%) DBA
2 41 (35.96%) SQL DBA
3 34 (29.82%) Consultant
4 33 (28.95%) SQL Server DBA
5 22 (19.30%) Administrator
6 20 (17.54%) Technical Consultant
6 20 (17.54%) Principal Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Server Administrator
7 6 (5.26%) Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.39%) Support Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Applications Support Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Applications Manager
9 4 (3.51%) .NET Architect
9 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.21%) .NET
2 22 (19.30%) .NET Framework
3 19 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (13.16%) Ajax
4 15 (13.16%) ADO.NET
5 13 (11.40%) WCF
5 13 (11.40%) WPF
5 13 (11.40%) WF
6 11 (9.65%) Web Services
6 11 (9.65%) XSLT
6 11 (9.65%) CAML
7 9 (7.89%) Silverlight
8 4 (3.51%) Regular Expression
9 3 (2.63%) ODBC
10 2 (1.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.93%) Replication
2 20 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (15.79%) Clustering
4 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.51%) Statistics
6 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.75%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.75%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.14%) Linux
5 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (30.70%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (24.56%) Business Development
4 24 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 23 (20.18%) ETL
6 22 (19.30%) Project Management
7 20 (17.54%) ITIL
7 20 (17.54%) Coaching
8 19 (16.67%) CRM
9 17 (14.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (14.04%) Information Management
11 15 (13.16%) Workflow
12 11 (9.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (9.65%) UML
12 11 (9.65%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (9.65%) OO
12 11 (9.65%) Content Management
13 10 (8.77%) ERP
14 9 (7.89%) Web Development
14 9 (7.89%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 73 (64.04%) SQL
2 50 (43.86%) T-SQL
3 33 (28.95%) C#
4 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (51.75%) MCITP
3 40 (35.09%) Degree
4 36 (31.58%) MCP
5 35 (30.70%) MCSD
6 24 (21.05%) MCTS
7 14 (12.28%) MCSE
8 7 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (6.14%) VCP4
9 5 (4.39%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (4.39%) MCAD
9 5 (4.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.51%) CISSP
11 3 (2.63%) OCA
11 3 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.75%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.04%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.51%) vSphere
3 4 (3.51%) XenApp
4 2 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) SCOM
2 3 (2.63%) Foglight
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
3 2 (1.75%) logstash
3 2 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 79 (69.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (27.19%) Oracle
3 21 (18.42%) Sybase
4 16 (14.04%) Hitachi
5 11 (9.65%) SAP
5 11 (9.65%) Business Objects
5 11 (9.65%) Siebel
6 9 (7.89%) VMware
7 8 (7.02%) Cisco
8 7 (6.14%) Ab Initio
8 7 (6.14%) Hyperion
8 7 (6.14%) Informatica
8 7 (6.14%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (6.14%) JD Edwards
8 7 (6.14%) Sun
8 7 (6.14%) Cognos
8 7 (6.14%) Applix
9 6 (5.26%) Citrix
10 5 (4.39%) Red Gate
11 4 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
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