The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 179 142 166
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 801 890 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.66% 2.01% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.15% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 705 809 727
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44975 41466 48833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.48% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37771 34706 42499
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
DBA
England

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in London

DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
City of London -2 212 £55,000 -4.34% 25
Uxbridge +23 20 £51,750 +29.37%
Croydon +2 11 £45,000 -13.46% 1
Westminster - 7 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 6 £72,500 -
Bromley -9 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Romford +5 2 £33,750 -
South Croydon - 2 £62,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £41,000 -
Ealing - 1 £54,000 -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited DBA in their job title 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 with DBA in their job title.

1 1238 (75.67%) SQL
2 1170 (71.52%) SQL Server
3 630 (38.51%) Oracle
4 627 (38.33%) Performance Tuning
5 601 (36.74%) Finance
6 573 (35.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 540 (33.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 516 (31.54%) T-SQL
9 507 (30.99%) Oracle Database
10 487 (29.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 455 (27.81%) Replication
12 396 (24.21%) Microsoft
13 390 (23.84%) Windows
14 343 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
14 343 (20.97%) SQL Server 2012
15 335 (20.48%) Linux
16 329 (20.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 324 (19.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 294 (17.97%) Clustering
19 293 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
20 277 (16.93%) Oracle RAC
21 263 (16.08%) Data Guard
22 228 (13.94%) Data Warehouse
23 223 (13.63%) MySQL
24 218 (13.33%) UNIX
25 217 (13.26%) MS Excel
26 214 (13.08%) Relational Database
27 213 (13.02%) Oracle Database 10g
28 210 (12.84%) Oracle RMAN
29 188 (11.49%) ETL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited DBA in their job title 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 with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (5.01%) WebLogic
2 44 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 30 (1.83%) Apache Solr
4 24 (1.47%) IIS
5 17 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
7 11 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (0.49%) WorkSite
8 8 (0.49%) CMS
9 7 (0.43%) Oracle 10gAS
10 6 (0.37%) Apache
11 5 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.24%) Oracle UPK
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.18%) SAS
13 3 (0.18%) CICS
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 217 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.14%) MS Office
3 10 (0.61%) MS Project
4 8 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.061%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.061%) FastStats
5 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 129 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
2 121 (7.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 101 (6.17%) Oracle Applications
4 30 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (0.79%) HFM
6 10 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.31%) Findur
10 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.061%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 1 (0.061%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.061%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.061%) SunGard Panorama
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.18%) IaaS
5 3 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (6.23%) SAN
2 31 (1.89%) WAN
3 25 (1.53%) Internet
4 21 (1.28%) NAS
5 18 (1.10%) LAN
6 17 (1.04%) VPN
7 16 (0.98%) DNS
8 15 (0.92%) Firewall
9 13 (0.79%) DHCP
10 4 (0.24%) HTTP
10 4 (0.24%) VoIP
10 4 (0.24%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.18%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.18%) LDAP
12 2 (0.12%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.12%) GSM
12 2 (0.12%) SMTP
12 2 (0.12%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1170 (71.52%) SQL Server
2 573 (35.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 540 (33.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 507 (30.99%) Oracle Database
5 487 (29.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 343 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 343 (20.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 329 (20.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 324 (19.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 228 (13.94%) Data Warehouse
10 223 (13.63%) MySQL
11 214 (13.08%) Relational Database
12 213 (13.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 170 (10.39%) RDBMS
14 107 (6.54%) OLTP
15 93 (5.68%) SQL Server 2000
16 89 (5.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 85 (5.20%) DTS
18 78 (4.77%) OLAP
19 73 (4.46%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 21 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 15 (0.92%) Subversion
4 13 (0.79%) Toad
5 11 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (0.61%) Selenium
6 10 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.61%) Hudson
7 5 (0.31%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.18%) JIRA
9 2 (0.12%) Maven
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.061%) Ant
General
1 601 (36.74%) Finance
2 159 (9.72%) Banking
3 69 (4.22%) Law
4 65 (3.97%) Marketing
5 57 (3.48%) Retail
6 48 (2.93%) Legal
7 37 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 28 (1.71%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.41%) Advertising
10 18 (1.10%) Publishing
11 15 (0.92%) Back Office
12 10 (0.61%) Games
13 6 (0.37%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.24%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.18%) Billing
16 2 (0.12%) Front Office
17 1 (0.061%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (5.26%) .NET
2 69 (4.22%) Middleware
2 69 (4.22%) XML
3 42 (2.57%) Web Services
3 42 (2.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 37 (2.26%) HTML
5 25 (1.53%) Lucene
6 22 (1.34%) MDX
7 12 (0.73%) Hibernate
8 8 (0.49%) FpML
9 7 (0.43%) CSS
9 7 (0.43%) Oracle Streams
10 6 (0.37%) LAMP
11 5 (0.31%) Smarty
11 5 (0.31%) WCF
11 5 (0.31%) Django
12 4 (0.24%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.18%) HTML5
13 3 (0.18%) JDBC
13 3 (0.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 455 (27.81%) Replication
2 294 (17.97%) Clustering
3 38 (2.32%) Computer Science
4 24 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 21 (1.28%) Hedge funds
6 20 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 18 (1.10%) Social Media
7 18 (1.10%) Statistics
7 18 (1.10%) BBC
8 15 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (0.92%) Mainframe
9 14 (0.86%) Fat Client
9 14 (0.86%) Thin Client
10 12 (0.73%) Firmware
11 11 (0.67%) Oracle Exalogic
12 10 (0.61%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.55%) SWIFT
13 9 (0.55%) NHS
14 7 (0.43%) Chemistry
14 7 (0.43%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 390 (23.84%) Windows
2 335 (20.48%) Linux
3 218 (13.33%) UNIX
4 103 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 63 (3.85%) Solaris
8 53 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (1.41%) AIX
10 15 (0.92%) zOS
11 12 (0.73%) SUSE
12 7 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.43%) HPUX
13 6 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.18%) CentOS
15 2 (0.12%) Android
15 2 (0.12%) VMS
15 2 (0.12%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.061%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (38.33%) Performance Tuning
2 293 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
3 188 (11.49%) ETL
4 166 (10.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 123 (7.52%) E-Commerce
6 100 (6.11%) Migration
7 97 (5.93%) High Availability
8 92 (5.62%) ITIL
9 87 (5.32%) Performance Monitoring
10 85 (5.20%) Data Modelling
11 81 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
12 79 (4.83%) SOA
13 76 (4.65%) Database Tuning
14 72 (4.40%) Database Security
15 65 (3.97%) Scrum
16 63 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
17 62 (3.79%) Change Management
18 57 (3.48%) Analytics
19 53 (3.24%) Investment Management
20 52 (3.18%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1238 (75.67%) SQL
2 516 (31.54%) T-SQL
3 165 (10.09%) PL/SQL
4 113 (6.91%) Shell Script
5 87 (5.32%) Perl
6 84 (5.13%) Java
7 66 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 43 (2.63%) C#
9 28 (1.71%) Python
9 28 (1.71%) VBA
9 28 (1.71%) Bash Shell
10 26 (1.59%) VB
11 22 (1.34%) PHP
12 17 (1.04%) JavaScript
13 16 (0.98%) Ruby
14 12 (0.73%) Bourne shell
14 12 (0.73%) C++
14 12 (0.73%) AWK
14 12 (0.73%) sed
15 7 (0.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 110 (6.72%) Degree
2 103 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (4.28%) MCITP
4 59 (3.61%) MCTS
5 53 (3.24%) Oracle Certification
6 49 (3.00%) Security Cleared
7 29 (1.77%) OCP
8 28 (1.71%) MCDBA
9 27 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 19 (1.16%) MCSE
10 19 (1.16%) MCSA
11 12 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (0.73%) OCA
12 10 (0.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 8 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.24%) MCP
14 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.12%) CISA
15 2 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.44%) QA
2 20 (1.22%) SLA
3 7 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.061%) COBIT
System Software
1 277 (16.93%) Oracle RAC
2 210 (12.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 46 (2.81%) Active Directory
4 31 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.61%) LiteSpeed
6 8 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.24%) vSphere
8 2 (0.12%) XenApp
8 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.12%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.061%) HDFS
9 1 (0.061%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 263 (16.08%) Data Guard
2 74 (4.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
4 12 (0.73%) SCOM
4 12 (0.73%) HP SIM
5 9 (0.55%) Oracle Statspack
6 7 (0.43%) Nagios
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
8 5 (0.31%) Foglight
9 3 (0.18%) Puppet
9 3 (0.18%) OpenView
9 3 (0.18%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.061%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.061%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.061%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.061%) Control-M
11 1 (0.061%) Legato
Vendors
1 630 (38.51%) Oracle
2 396 (24.21%) Microsoft
3 80 (4.89%) Red Hat
4 79 (4.83%) Sybase
5 72 (4.40%) VMware
6 45 (2.75%) NetApp
7 40 (2.44%) Sun
8 29 (1.77%) Red Gate
9 26 (1.59%) Sony
10 25 (1.53%) HP
11 21 (1.28%) Business Objects
12 20 (1.22%) Hyperion
12 20 (1.22%) IBM
13 19 (1.16%) Percona
14 18 (1.10%) Facebook
14 18 (1.10%) Yahoo!
14 18 (1.10%) Google
14 18 (1.10%) Cognos
14 18 (1.10%) Apple
15 16 (0.98%) Vertica
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Auriol Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + discretionary bonus + excellent be
Posted: 5 days ago