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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 246 234 189
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 504 585 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.29% 1.35% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.41% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 443 522 709
Median salary £55,000 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
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 £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +46 125 £55,000 - 8
Mayfair - 4 £67,750 -
Brentford - 2 £59,250 -
Uxbridge -3 1 £55,000 -13.72%
Hendon - 1 £34,637 -
Finchley - 1 £37,500 -
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 840 (85.63%) SQL
2 795 (81.04%) SQL Server
3 423 (43.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 397 (40.47%) Performance Tuning
5 360 (36.70%) T-SQL
6 336 (34.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 335 (34.15%) Oracle
8 327 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 308 (31.40%) Finance
10 289 (29.46%) Microsoft
11 288 (29.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 274 (27.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 243 (24.77%) Replication
14 241 (24.57%) Oracle Database
15 233 (23.75%) High Availability
16 227 (23.14%) Windows
17 216 (22.02%) Clustering
18 205 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
19 177 (18.04%) Data Warehouse
20 168 (17.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 160 (16.31%) Relational Database
22 149 (15.19%) ETL
23 147 (14.98%) MS Excel
24 142 (14.48%) Disaster Recovery
25 133 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
26 130 (13.25%) Oracle RAC
26 130 (13.25%) Data Guard
27 126 (12.84%) Degree
28 125 (12.74%) Linux
29 113 (11.52%) PowerShell

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 37 (3.77%) Oracle Coherence
2 32 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 31 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 25 (2.55%) IIS
5 24 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.61%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (0.51%) Oracle Spatial
8 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.41%) Apache
10 3 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.10%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.10%) Mule
12 1 (0.10%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.10%) nginx
12 1 (0.10%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 147 (14.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (3.67%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.53%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (1.02%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.31%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.82%) SaaS
5 2 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.61%) SAN
2 32 (3.26%) NAS
3 15 (1.53%) Internet
4 9 (0.92%) DNS
5 8 (0.82%) DHCP
5 8 (0.82%) SMTP
6 5 (0.51%) LDAP
7 4 (0.41%) SSL
8 2 (0.20%) Extranet
8 2 (0.20%) Intranet
8 2 (0.20%) MVNO
8 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.10%) 2G
9 1 (0.10%) FTP
9 1 (0.10%) HTTP
9 1 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.10%) VPN
9 1 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 795 (81.04%) SQL Server
2 423 (43.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 336 (34.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 327 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 288 (29.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 274 (27.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 241 (24.57%) Oracle Database
8 177 (18.04%) Data Warehouse
9 168 (17.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 160 (16.31%) Relational Database
11 133 (13.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 110 (11.21%) RDBMS
13 105 (10.70%) Oracle Database 11g
14 87 (8.87%) MySQL
15 83 (8.46%) Oracle Database 12c
16 69 (7.03%) MongoDB
17 59 (6.01%) NoSQL
18 51 (5.20%) Oracle Database 10g
19 47 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
20 38 (3.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (1.53%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.92%) JIRA
6 9 (0.92%) MSBuild
6 9 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.92%) TeamCity
6 9 (0.92%) Travis CI
7 8 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.20%) Subversion
10 1 (0.10%) ProC
10 1 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 308 (31.40%) Finance
2 92 (9.38%) Banking
3 37 (3.77%) Law
4 35 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.47%) Marketing
6 30 (3.06%) Legal
7 22 (2.24%) Publishing
8 20 (2.04%) Games
9 17 (1.73%) Retail
10 16 (1.63%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.71%) Advertising
11 7 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.31%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.61%) .NET
2 29 (2.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 23 (2.34%) Middleware
4 15 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (1.12%) .NET Framework
6 9 (0.92%) JDBC
7 8 (0.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.51%) XML
9 4 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (0.41%) LAMP
9 4 (0.41%) Web Services
10 2 (0.20%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.20%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.20%) JSON
10 2 (0.20%) MDX
11 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.10%) Django
11 1 (0.10%) HTML
11 1 (0.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 243 (24.77%) Replication
2 216 (22.02%) Clustering
3 58 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 27 (2.75%) Statistics
6 24 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.83%) Fintech
7 18 (1.83%) Hedge funds
8 15 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.33%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.22%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.92%) Online Games
13 7 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.71%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.61%) Cybercrime
14 6 (0.61%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.51%) iPhone
15 5 (0.51%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 227 (23.14%) Windows
2 125 (12.74%) Linux
3 110 (11.21%) Windows Server
4 108 (11.01%) Unix
5 85 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (3.47%) Solaris
9 22 (2.24%) AIX
10 21 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.71%) VMS
13 4 (0.41%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.31%) CentOS
15 2 (0.20%) SUSE
15 2 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (40.47%) Performance Tuning
2 233 (23.75%) High Availability
3 205 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
4 149 (15.19%) ETL
5 142 (14.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 109 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
7 86 (8.77%) Migration
8 83 (8.46%) Performance Monitoring
9 79 (8.05%) Database Mirroring
10 63 (6.42%) ITIL
11 62 (6.32%) Data Modelling
12 50 (5.10%) Database Security
13 38 (3.87%) Data Migration
14 35 (3.57%) Configuration Management
15 34 (3.47%) DevOps
16 32 (3.26%) Data Management
17 31 (3.16%) Service Delivery
18 27 (2.75%) Capacity Management
19 23 (2.34%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 840 (85.63%) SQL
2 360 (36.70%) T-SQL
3 113 (11.52%) PowerShell
4 80 (8.15%) Shell Script
5 79 (8.05%) PL/SQL
6 40 (4.08%) C#
7 17 (1.73%) Java
7 17 (1.73%) Perl
8 13 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 11 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 8 (0.82%) Python
11 4 (0.41%) C
11 4 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.31%) AWK
12 3 (0.31%) Korn
13 2 (0.20%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.20%) PHP
13 2 (0.20%) sed
13 2 (0.20%) VB
13 2 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (12.84%) Degree
2 53 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (3.47%) Oracle Certification
4 29 (2.96%) MCSE
5 27 (2.75%) MCTS
6 26 (2.65%) MCSA
6 26 (2.65%) OCP
7 25 (2.55%) MCDBA
8 23 (2.34%) MCITP
9 16 (1.63%) Security Cleared
10 13 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.61%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.51%) OCA
13 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.06%) QA
2 26 (2.65%) SLA
3 11 (1.12%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.61%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 130 (13.25%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (4.99%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (1.63%) VMware ESX
6 12 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.41%) Docker
9 3 (0.31%) Firmware
10 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.10%) Squid
10 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 130 (13.25%) Data Guard
2 93 (9.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 39 (3.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 23 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (1.94%) SCOM
6 18 (1.83%) Puppet
7 14 (1.43%) Ansible
7 14 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
8 11 (1.12%) Perfmon
9 10 (1.02%) Nagios
10 9 (0.92%) CFEngine
10 9 (0.92%) Oracle Flashback
11 6 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (0.41%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.20%) HP SIM
14 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
14 1 (0.10%) Salt
14 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 335 (34.15%) Oracle
2 289 (29.46%) Microsoft
3 65 (6.63%) Sybase
4 61 (6.22%) VMware
5 31 (3.16%) SolarWinds
6 22 (2.24%) RedGate
7 20 (2.04%) Veritas
8 19 (1.94%) SAP
9 18 (1.83%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.63%) NetApp
11 15 (1.53%) IBM
12 10 (1.02%) SimCorp
13 9 (0.92%) New Relic
13 9 (0.92%) Remedy
13 9 (0.92%) Teradata
14 6 (0.61%) Alteryx
14 6 (0.61%) Informatica
14 6 (0.61%) Sun
14 6 (0.61%) Tableau
15 5 (0.51%) Facebook
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Daylight Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Daylight Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum for initital 12 month FTC
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £32,700 - 44,996 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + private medical + more
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Daylight Resources
Salary: Excellent Package to £75k
Posted: 20 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + generous bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + a generous bonus
Posted: 26 days ago