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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 266 198 202
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 487 745 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.69% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.76% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 407 663 731
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
38279 42270 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 35754 39739
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -25 90 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Mayfair - 9 £50,000 -
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £34,637 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 906 (82.29%) SQL
2 852 (77.38%) SQL Server
3 472 (42.87%) Performance Tuning
4 426 (38.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 381 (34.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 375 (34.06%) Finance
7 371 (33.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 366 (33.24%) T-SQL
9 364 (33.06%) Oracle
10 329 (29.88%) Microsoft
11 291 (26.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 289 (26.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 286 (25.98%) High Availability
14 282 (25.61%) Replication
15 276 (25.07%) Oracle Database
16 246 (22.34%) Windows
17 244 (22.16%) Clustering
18 199 (18.07%) Disaster Recovery
19 197 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
20 185 (16.80%) Relational Database
21 179 (16.26%) MS Excel
22 176 (15.99%) Linux
23 163 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
23 163 (14.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 153 (13.90%) SQL Server 2005
25 149 (13.53%) Data Guard
26 146 (13.26%) Oracle RAC
27 142 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
28 139 (12.62%) ETL
29 127 (11.53%) MySQL

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 40 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.18%) WebLogic
3 29 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 21 (1.91%) IIS
6 17 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
7 12 (1.09%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.00%) Oracle Spatial
9 8 (0.73%) Apache
10 7 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.54%) Confluence
12 5 (0.45%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
16 1 (0.091%) JBoss
16 1 (0.091%) Oracle Workflow
16 1 (0.091%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 179 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.73%) MS Office
3 4 (0.36%) SPSS
4 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (3.09%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
3 17 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.82%) 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 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.091%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.091%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.18%) SaaS
4 6 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.99%) SAN
2 36 (3.27%) NAS
3 21 (1.91%) Internet
4 12 (1.09%) LDAP
5 11 (1.00%) DNS
6 9 (0.82%) DHCP
7 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.54%) SMTP
9 5 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.27%) FTP
10 3 (0.27%) HTTP
10 3 (0.27%) LAN
10 3 (0.27%) SSL
10 3 (0.27%) WAN
11 2 (0.18%) MVNO
11 2 (0.18%) VPN
12 1 (0.091%) 2G
12 1 (0.091%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.091%) Skype
12 1 (0.091%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 852 (77.38%) SQL Server
2 426 (38.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 381 (34.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 371 (33.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 291 (26.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 289 (26.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 276 (25.07%) Oracle Database
8 185 (16.80%) Relational Database
9 163 (14.80%) Data Warehouse
9 163 (14.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 153 (13.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 142 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 127 (11.53%) MySQL
13 104 (9.45%) RDBMS
14 101 (9.17%) Oracle Database 12c
15 82 (7.45%) Oracle Database 10g
16 72 (6.54%) MongoDB
17 54 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
18 48 (4.36%) NoSQL
19 42 (3.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (2.36%) Git (software)
2 26 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 19 (1.73%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (0.82%) JIRA
5 9 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (0.64%) Subversion
7 6 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.45%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.45%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.45%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.18%) ProC
11 1 (0.091%) Flyway
11 1 (0.091%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.091%) Visual Studio
General
1 375 (34.06%) Finance
2 110 (9.99%) Banking
3 65 (5.90%) Law
4 43 (3.91%) Marketing
5 37 (3.36%) Legal
6 32 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.72%) Publishing
9 23 (2.09%) Games
10 21 (1.91%) Retail
11 11 (1.00%) Private Banking
12 10 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.82%) Advertising
13 9 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.18%) French Language
15 1 (0.091%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.091%) Back Office
15 1 (0.091%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (6.90%) .NET
2 43 (3.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 25 (2.27%) Middleware
4 13 (1.18%) MDX
5 12 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 10 (0.91%) ASP.NET
7 9 (0.82%) LAMP
8 7 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (0.64%) Web Services
9 6 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (0.54%) JDBC
10 4 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (0.36%) HTML
10 4 (0.36%) J2EE
10 4 (0.36%) XML
11 3 (0.27%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.18%) ADO.NET
12 2 (0.18%) Rendezvous
13 1 (0.091%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 282 (25.61%) Replication
2 244 (22.16%) Clustering
3 70 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (5.54%) Computer Science
5 28 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.27%) Statistics
7 20 (1.82%) Fintech
8 18 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 15 (1.36%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.36%) Online Games
10 12 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.00%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 10 (0.91%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.82%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.54%) CMDB
14 6 (0.54%) Cybercrime
14 6 (0.54%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.54%) iPhone
14 6 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 246 (22.34%) Windows
2 176 (15.99%) Linux
3 116 (10.54%) Unix
4 99 (8.99%) Windows Server
5 87 (7.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 37 (3.36%) AIX
10 33 (3.00%) Solaris
11 13 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.82%) VMS
13 6 (0.54%) SUSE
13 6 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.45%) CentOS
15 3 (0.27%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.091%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (42.87%) Performance Tuning
2 286 (25.98%) High Availability
3 199 (18.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 197 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
5 139 (12.62%) ETL
6 121 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (10.08%) Capacity Planning
8 107 (9.72%) ITIL
9 97 (8.81%) Migration
10 88 (7.99%) Performance Monitoring
11 67 (6.09%) Data Modelling
12 60 (5.45%) Database Mirroring
13 48 (4.36%) Database Security
14 45 (4.09%) Change Management
15 44 (4.00%) Database Tuning
16 42 (3.81%) Data Management
17 41 (3.72%) Configuration Management
18 39 (3.54%) DevOps
19 38 (3.45%) Incident Management
20 35 (3.18%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 906 (82.29%) SQL
2 366 (33.24%) T-SQL
3 116 (10.54%) Shell Script
4 105 (9.54%) PL/SQL
5 83 (7.54%) PowerShell
6 44 (4.00%) C#
7 37 (3.36%) Perl
8 24 (2.18%) Bash Shell
9 15 (1.36%) Python
10 14 (1.27%) Java
11 12 (1.09%) AWK
12 10 (0.91%) C
12 10 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 10 (0.91%) VB
13 9 (0.82%) Korn
14 6 (0.54%) Bourne shell
14 6 (0.54%) PHP
14 6 (0.54%) Ruby
14 6 (0.54%) sed
15 5 (0.45%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 126 (11.44%) Degree
2 77 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (4.63%) MCSE
4 43 (3.91%) MCDBA
5 38 (3.45%) MCSA
6 36 (3.27%) MCITP
6 36 (3.27%) MCTS
6 36 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 31 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
8 29 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 26 (2.36%) OCP
10 19 (1.73%) SC Cleared
11 11 (1.00%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.54%) SLA
2 22 (2.00%) QA
3 15 (1.36%) Solvency II
4 13 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.091%) COBIT
6 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 146 (13.26%) Oracle RAC
2 46 (4.18%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.63%) Oracle Clusterware
5 14 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.64%) Firmware
8 6 (0.54%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.27%) Docker
10 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.091%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 149 (13.53%) Data Guard
2 111 (10.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 52 (4.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 32 (2.91%) Microsoft Clustering
5 21 (1.91%) Puppet
6 18 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.45%) Oracle Flashback
8 14 (1.27%) Ansible
9 8 (0.73%) SCOM
10 7 (0.64%) Nagios
10 7 (0.64%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
10 7 (0.64%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.54%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.45%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.27%) Legato
14 2 (0.18%) SCCM
14 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 364 (33.06%) Oracle
2 329 (29.88%) Microsoft
3 61 (5.54%) Sybase
4 46 (4.18%) Red Hat
4 46 (4.18%) VMware
5 25 (2.27%) IBM
6 22 (2.00%) SolarWinds
7 20 (1.82%) RedGate
8 19 (1.73%) NetApp
9 18 (1.63%) Remedy
10 15 (1.36%) SAP
11 11 (1.00%) Veritas
12 9 (0.82%) SimCorp
12 9 (0.82%) Teradata
13 6 (0.54%) Alteryx
13 6 (0.54%) Fujitsu
13 6 (0.54%) Sun
13 6 (0.54%) Tableau
13 6 (0.54%) Talend
14 5 (0.45%) Siebel
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London - Mornington Crescent
ASOS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Kantar
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + on-call + overtime.
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
DHI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
City & Guilds
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago