The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 289 220 205
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 355 617 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.06% 1.52% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.58% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 313 545 586
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

DBA Salary Trend in London

DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

DBA Salary Histogram in London

DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -44 48 £55,000 -4.34% 15
Hounslow - 12 - -
Croydon +17 8 £57,500 -17.85%
Brentford +6 5 £60,000 -33.33%
Ilford - 3 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £45,000 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 London region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 667 (81.04%) SQL
2 664 (80.68%) SQL Server
3 382 (46.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 324 (39.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 286 (34.75%) T-SQL
6 279 (33.90%) Performance Tuning
7 271 (32.93%) Oracle
8 230 (27.95%) Microsoft
9 225 (27.34%) Replication
10 217 (26.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 211 (25.64%) Finance
12 186 (22.60%) Clustering
13 182 (22.11%) High Availability
14 172 (20.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 170 (20.66%) Windows
16 151 (18.35%) Oracle Database
17 146 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
18 144 (17.50%) SQL Server 2014
19 139 (16.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 122 (14.82%) Data Warehouse
21 112 (13.61%) Windows Server
22 110 (13.37%) MS Excel
23 99 (12.03%) Relational Database
24 94 (11.42%) NoSQL
25 93 (11.30%) PowerShell
25 93 (11.30%) SQL Server 2005
26 92 (11.18%) MySQL
26 92 (11.18%) MongoDB
27 91 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
28 90 (10.94%) ETL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 29 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.28%) IIS
3 24 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (2.07%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.73%) OpenStack
5 6 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.61%) Apache
6 5 (0.61%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.49%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.49%) SAS
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.24%) JBoss
10 1 (0.12%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) nginx
Applications
1 110 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (2.79%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 80 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.61%) IaaS
4 5 (0.61%) PaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.79%) Internet
2 16 (1.94%) Intranet
3 12 (1.46%) Extranet
4 8 (0.97%) SAN
5 6 (0.73%) NAS
6 4 (0.49%) HTTP
7 2 (0.24%) Firewall
7 2 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.12%) DAB
8 1 (0.12%) MVNO
8 1 (0.12%) SSL
8 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 664 (80.68%) SQL Server
2 382 (46.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 324 (39.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 217 (26.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 172 (20.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 151 (18.35%) Oracle Database
7 144 (17.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 139 (16.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 122 (14.82%) Data Warehouse
10 99 (12.03%) Relational Database
11 94 (11.42%) NoSQL
12 93 (11.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 92 (11.18%) MongoDB
13 92 (11.18%) MySQL
14 88 (10.69%) RDBMS
15 70 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
16 66 (8.02%) Oracle Database 12c
17 51 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
18 46 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
19 42 (5.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (3.52%) JIRA
3 26 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (2.31%) MSBuild
4 19 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
4 19 (2.31%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.31%) Travis CI
5 12 (1.46%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.49%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.49%) ClearQuest
7 4 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.36%) Maven
9 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 211 (25.64%) Finance
2 84 (10.21%) Banking
3 24 (2.92%) Legal
4 19 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.19%) Advertising
6 17 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.46%) Retail
8 10 (1.22%) Games
8 10 (1.22%) Publishing
9 9 (1.09%) Law
9 9 (1.09%) Marketing
10 7 (0.85%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (7.78%) .NET
2 27 (3.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 21 (2.55%) .NET Framework
4 15 (1.82%) Web Services
5 12 (1.46%) Middleware
6 11 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (1.22%) XML
8 6 (0.73%) HTML
9 5 (0.61%) jQuery
10 4 (0.49%) CSS
10 4 (0.49%) ODBC
11 3 (0.36%) JDBC
12 2 (0.24%) Django
12 2 (0.24%) SOAP
13 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.12%) JSON
13 1 (0.12%) LAMP
13 1 (0.12%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 225 (27.34%) Replication
2 186 (22.60%) Clustering
3 42 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.43%) Fintech
6 16 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.94%) Statistics
7 10 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 7 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.49%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.49%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.36%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.36%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.36%) LIMS
10 3 (0.36%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.36%) User Experience
11 2 (0.24%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.24%) Derivative
11 2 (0.24%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 170 (20.66%) Windows
2 112 (13.61%) Windows Server
3 83 (10.09%) Linux
4 68 (8.26%) Unix
5 58 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (2.43%) Solaris
9 12 (1.46%) AIX
10 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (33.90%) Performance Tuning
2 182 (22.11%) High Availability
3 146 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 90 (10.94%) ETL
6 81 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (8.51%) ITIL
8 57 (6.93%) Database Mirroring
9 52 (6.32%) Capacity Planning
10 45 (5.47%) Database Security
11 44 (5.35%) Migration
12 43 (5.22%) Change Management
13 42 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
14 34 (4.13%) Data Modelling
14 34 (4.13%) DevOps
15 29 (3.52%) Configuration Management
15 29 (3.52%) E-Commerce
16 27 (3.28%) Database Optimisation
17 26 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (3.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 667 (81.04%) SQL
2 286 (34.75%) T-SQL
3 93 (11.30%) PowerShell
4 60 (7.29%) PL/SQL
5 44 (5.35%) C#
6 40 (4.86%) Shell Script
7 23 (2.79%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.70%) Java
9 7 (0.85%) Python
10 6 (0.73%) C
10 6 (0.73%) Perl
11 5 (0.61%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.36%) C++
12 3 (0.36%) PHP
12 3 (0.36%) VBA
13 2 (0.24%) VB
14 1 (0.12%) Pascal
14 1 (0.12%) Ruby
14 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (7.65%) Degree
2 57 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (5.95%) Oracle Certification
4 42 (5.10%) OCP
5 10 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.85%) MCSA
6 7 (0.85%) OCA
7 6 (0.73%) MCSE
8 5 (0.61%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.36%) MCITP
9 3 (0.36%) MCTS
9 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.79%) SLA
2 11 (1.34%) QA
3 9 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (7.29%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (2.07%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.36%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.12%) Docker
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) Squid
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 72 (8.75%) Data Guard
2 54 (6.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (4.25%) Failover Clustering
4 28 (3.40%) SCOM
5 26 (3.16%) Ansible
5 26 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (3.16%) Puppet
6 23 (2.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 19 (2.31%) CFEngine
8 18 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
9 15 (1.82%) Perfmon
10 10 (1.22%) Nagios
11 5 (0.61%) Opsview
12 4 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 3 (0.36%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.36%) Oracle ZFS
14 2 (0.24%) Control-M
15 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
15 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 271 (32.93%) Oracle
2 230 (27.95%) Microsoft
3 75 (9.11%) Sybase
4 37 (4.50%) VMware
5 21 (2.55%) RedGate
6 19 (2.31%) New Relic
7 18 (2.19%) Veritas
8 17 (2.07%) SAP
9 16 (1.94%) SolarWinds
10 13 (1.58%) CommVault
11 10 (1.22%) IBM
12 9 (1.09%) Facebook
12 9 (1.09%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.97%) Tableau
14 6 (0.73%) Sun
15 5 (0.61%) Informatica
15 5 (0.61%) NetApp
16 4 (0.49%) Cognos
16 4 (0.49%) Talend
17 3 (0.36%) Vertica
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + 15% pension
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City, London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £55,000-£60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum Excellent total remuneration
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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London
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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London
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