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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 835 815 789
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -26
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 43 82 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.075% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 63
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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
27700 29685 27680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.15% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22226 23429 22563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -2 19 £60,000 +33.33% 4
South East -20 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £62,500 - 2
East of England +8 4 £43,750 +9.37%
North West - 3 £37,500 -
North East - 1 £21,000 -
MCDBA
UK

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 80 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 58 (72.50%) SQL
4 55 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 45 (56.25%) T-SQL
6 38 (47.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (46.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 36 (45.00%) MS Excel
9 34 (42.50%) MCITP
10 33 (41.25%) Windows
11 32 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (35.00%) MCP
13 27 (33.75%) Relational Database
14 26 (32.50%) Degree
15 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 24 (30.00%) MySQL
16 24 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (28.75%) Replication
18 21 (26.25%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (26.25%) RDBMS
19 20 (25.00%) Clustering
20 19 (23.75%) ITIL
21 18 (22.50%) MCSD
21 18 (22.50%) Finance
21 18 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
22 17 (21.25%) MCSE
22 17 (21.25%) Oracle
22 17 (21.25%) SharePoint
22 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (21.25%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.50%) IIS
3 6 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.50%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.50%) CMS
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (5.00%) DHCP
3 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.00%) DNS
3 4 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) NAS
4 2 (2.50%) LAN
4 2 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 38 (47.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (46.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (33.75%) Relational Database
7 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (30.00%) MySQL
9 21 (26.25%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (26.25%) RDBMS
10 11 (13.75%) NoSQL
11 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
11 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (11.25%) OLTP
12 9 (11.25%) OLAP
12 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
13 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
14 6 (7.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) French Language
2 4 (5.00%) German Language
2 4 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) DBA
2 25 (31.25%) SQL DBA
3 22 (27.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 20 (25.00%) Administrator
5 17 (21.25%) Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 9 (11.25%) Architect
7 9 (11.25%) SharePoint Consultant
8 8 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 8 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
10 5 (6.25%) Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Server Administrator
11 4 (5.00%) .NET Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Junior DBA
11 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 10 (12.50%) XSLT
3 10 (12.50%) Ajax
3 10 (12.50%) WCF
4 8 (10.00%) WPF
4 8 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 7 (8.75%) WF
5 7 (8.75%) Web Services
6 6 (7.50%) CAML
7 4 (5.00%) ODBC
8 2 (2.50%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (1.25%) XML
9 1 (1.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Replication
2 20 (25.00%) Clustering
3 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) Statistics
7 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.25%) DTV
8 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Linux
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.00%) UNIX
4 4 (5.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 18 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.75%) Database Mirroring
5 10 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (12.50%) OO
5 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (11.25%) UML
7 8 (10.00%) Project Management
7 8 (10.00%) Web Development
7 8 (10.00%) Time Management
7 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.75%) Software Delivery
8 7 (8.75%) Content Management
8 7 (8.75%) Business Development
8 7 (8.75%) TDD
8 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.50%) Workflow
9 6 (7.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) SQL
2 45 (56.25%) T-SQL
3 14 (17.50%) C#
4 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 80 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (42.50%) MCITP
3 28 (35.00%) MCP
4 26 (32.50%) Degree
5 18 (22.50%) MCSD
6 17 (21.25%) MCSE
7 10 (12.50%) MCSA
8 8 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (10.00%) MCTS
9 5 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (5.00%) OCA
10 4 (5.00%) CCNA
11 2 (2.50%) PMP
11 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) vSphere
4 4 (5.00%) XenApp
5 2 (2.50%) NFS
5 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) logstash
2 1 (1.25%) Foglight
Vendors
1 55 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle
3 9 (11.25%) VMware
4 8 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 5 (6.25%) Cisco
6 4 (5.00%) Sun
6 4 (5.00%) Citrix
7 3 (3.75%) Sybase
8 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.50%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.25%) Splunk
9 1 (1.25%) Percona
9 1 (1.25%) Juniper
9 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago