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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 268 194 204
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 483 735 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.69% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.76% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 407 652 684
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
DBA
England

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
38680 41680 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33569 35176 39123
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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
City of London -31 84 £50,000 -16.66% 14
Mayfair - 10 £55,000 -
Harrow +3 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £43,750 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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.

1 901 (79.38%) SQL
2 863 (76.04%) SQL Server
3 479 (42.20%) Performance Tuning
4 421 (37.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 393 (34.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 387 (34.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 378 (33.30%) Finance
8 374 (32.95%) Oracle
9 353 (31.10%) T-SQL
10 333 (29.34%) Microsoft
11 306 (26.96%) High Availability
12 293 (25.81%) Replication
13 286 (25.20%) Oracle Database
13 286 (25.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 257 (22.64%) SQL Server 2014
15 250 (22.03%) Clustering
16 238 (20.97%) Windows
17 213 (18.77%) Disaster Recovery
18 188 (16.56%) Linux
19 186 (16.39%) MS Excel
20 185 (16.30%) Relational Database
21 177 (15.59%) Business Intelligence
22 153 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 152 (13.39%) Oracle Database 11g
24 150 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
25 148 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
26 146 (12.86%) Data Guard
27 137 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
28 136 (11.98%) MySQL
29 129 (11.37%) PL/SQL

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 36 (3.17%) WebLogic
2 33 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 14 (1.23%) Oracle Spatial
6 13 (1.15%) IIS
6 13 (1.15%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.70%) Apache
8 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.53%) Confluence
10 5 (0.44%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.088%) JBoss
14 1 (0.088%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.088%) SAP Portal
14 1 (0.088%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 186 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.06%) MS Office
3 4 (0.35%) SPSS
4 3 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
3 14 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.79%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.15%) SaaS
3 6 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.088%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.78%) SAN
2 39 (3.44%) NAS
3 23 (2.03%) Internet
4 14 (1.23%) LDAP
5 9 (0.79%) DNS
5 9 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.53%) DHCP
7 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.35%) SMTP
9 3 (0.26%) FTP
9 3 (0.26%) HTTP
9 3 (0.26%) LAN
9 3 (0.26%) SSL
9 3 (0.26%) WAN
10 2 (0.18%) MVNO
10 2 (0.18%) VPN
11 1 (0.088%) 2G
11 1 (0.088%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.088%) Skype
11 1 (0.088%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 863 (76.04%) SQL Server
2 421 (37.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 393 (34.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 387 (34.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 286 (25.20%) Oracle Database
5 286 (25.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 257 (22.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 185 (16.30%) Relational Database
8 153 (13.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 152 (13.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 150 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
11 148 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 136 (11.98%) MySQL
13 106 (9.34%) Oracle Database 12c
14 94 (8.28%) RDBMS
15 93 (8.19%) Oracle Database 10g
16 75 (6.61%) MongoDB
17 57 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
18 48 (4.23%) NoSQL
19 45 (3.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (2.20%) Git (software)
1 25 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 17 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (0.79%) JIRA
6 5 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.44%) Subversion
6 5 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.18%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.18%) ProC
9 2 (0.18%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.18%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.088%) Flyway
10 1 (0.088%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.088%) Toad
10 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio
General
1 378 (33.30%) Finance
2 115 (10.13%) Banking
3 69 (6.08%) Law
4 44 (3.88%) Marketing
5 36 (3.17%) Legal
6 34 (3.00%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.73%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.64%) Retail
9 29 (2.56%) Games
9 29 (2.56%) Publishing
10 12 (1.06%) Private Banking
11 11 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.79%) Advertising
14 2 (0.18%) French Language
15 1 (0.088%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.088%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (6.26%) .NET
2 52 (4.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 22 (1.94%) Middleware
4 14 (1.23%) MDX
5 10 (0.88%) .NET Framework
6 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 9 (0.79%) LAMP
7 8 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (0.70%) Web Services
8 7 (0.62%) HTML
9 6 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (0.35%) J2EE
10 4 (0.35%) XML
11 3 (0.26%) ADO.NET
11 3 (0.26%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.18%) Rendezvous
13 1 (0.088%) EDI
13 1 (0.088%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 293 (25.81%) Replication
2 250 (22.03%) Clustering
3 61 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 60 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (2.38%) Statistics
6 25 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.03%) Data Centre
8 21 (1.85%) Online Games
9 15 (1.32%) Fintech
9 15 (1.32%) Mainframe
10 11 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.88%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.79%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.70%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.62%) Fixed Income
15 6 (0.53%) CMDB
15 6 (0.53%) Cybercrime
15 6 (0.53%) iPhone
16 5 (0.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 238 (20.97%) Windows
2 188 (16.56%) Linux
3 105 (9.25%) Unix
4 89 (7.84%) Windows Server
5 77 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (3.35%) AIX
10 31 (2.73%) Solaris
11 17 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.79%) SUSE
12 9 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.53%) VMS
14 5 (0.44%) CentOS
15 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (42.20%) Performance Tuning
2 306 (26.96%) High Availability
3 213 (18.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 177 (15.59%) Business Intelligence
5 128 (11.28%) ETL
5 128 (11.28%) ITIL
6 122 (10.75%) Capacity Planning
7 121 (10.66%) Migration
8 117 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (8.46%) Performance Monitoring
10 71 (6.26%) Data Modelling
11 67 (5.90%) Database Security
12 62 (5.46%) Incident Management
13 59 (5.20%) Change Management
14 58 (5.11%) Data Management
15 56 (4.93%) Database Mirroring
16 50 (4.41%) Database Tuning
17 40 (3.52%) Configuration Management
18 39 (3.44%) Change Control
19 37 (3.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 901 (79.38%) SQL
2 353 (31.10%) T-SQL
3 129 (11.37%) PL/SQL
4 128 (11.28%) Shell Script
5 70 (6.17%) PowerShell
6 36 (3.17%) C#
7 34 (3.00%) Perl
8 25 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 17 (1.50%) Python
10 15 (1.32%) AWK
11 12 (1.06%) C
12 11 (0.97%) Java
13 10 (0.88%) VB
14 9 (0.79%) Bourne shell
14 9 (0.79%) sed
15 8 (0.70%) Korn
16 6 (0.53%) PHP
16 6 (0.53%) Ruby
17 5 (0.44%) JavaScript
17 5 (0.44%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 111 (9.78%) Degree
2 93 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (5.02%) MCSE
4 52 (4.58%) MCITP
5 49 (4.32%) MCDBA
6 43 (3.79%) Security Cleared
7 41 (3.61%) MCSA
7 41 (3.61%) MCTS
8 34 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 32 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
10 26 (2.29%) OCP
10 26 (2.29%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.97%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.47%) SLA
2 20 (1.76%) QA
3 17 (1.50%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 137 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 30 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.59%) Oracle Clusterware
5 10 (0.88%) Firmware
6 3 (0.26%) Docker
6 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.088%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.088%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 146 (12.86%) Data Guard
2 123 (10.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 63 (5.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 18 (1.59%) Puppet
5 17 (1.50%) Oracle Flashback
6 15 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.88%) Ansible
8 9 (0.79%) HP SIM
9 8 (0.70%) Oracle ZFS
10 7 (0.62%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.53%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.53%) SCOM
12 5 (0.44%) Nagios
13 4 (0.35%) OMEGAMON
14 3 (0.26%) Legato
14 3 (0.26%) SCCM
14 3 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 2 (0.18%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.18%) WSUS
16 1 (0.088%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 374 (32.95%) Oracle
2 333 (29.34%) Microsoft
3 51 (4.49%) Red Hat
4 43 (3.79%) VMware
5 40 (3.52%) Sybase
6 27 (2.38%) IBM
7 23 (2.03%) SolarWinds
8 21 (1.85%) NetApp
8 21 (1.85%) Remedy
9 18 (1.59%) RedGate
10 16 (1.41%) Siebel
11 10 (0.88%) Fujitsu
12 9 (0.79%) SimCorp
13 8 (0.70%) Teradata
14 7 (0.62%) Sun
15 6 (0.53%) Alteryx
15 6 (0.53%) SAP
15 6 (0.53%) Tableau
16 5 (0.44%) Hortonworks
16 5 (0.44%) Talend
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 20% uncapped bonus + 12% pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mencap
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: €50-€65K for Consultants, €65-€75K for Manager
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London City or Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago