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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 273 217 183
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 386 645 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.09% 1.47% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.53% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 336 572 735
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,461 £44,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
33938 42099 43136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28890 35835 36647
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -28 59 £55,000 -6.77% 9
Croydon +11 8 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Hounslow - 8 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £45,000 -
Brentford +3 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £60,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 735 (82.58%) SQL
2 721 (81.01%) SQL Server
3 419 (47.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 333 (37.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 323 (36.29%) T-SQL
6 300 (33.71%) Oracle
7 296 (33.26%) Performance Tuning
8 266 (29.89%) Microsoft
9 258 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 237 (26.63%) Replication
11 229 (25.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 226 (25.39%) Finance
13 203 (22.81%) SQL Server 2014
14 200 (22.47%) High Availability
15 193 (21.69%) Windows
16 189 (21.24%) Clustering
17 184 (20.67%) Oracle Database
18 176 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
19 161 (18.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 129 (14.49%) MS Excel
20 129 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
21 124 (13.93%) Windows Server
22 118 (13.26%) ETL
23 113 (12.70%) Relational Database
24 105 (11.80%) PowerShell
25 104 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
26 103 (11.57%) Data Guard
27 102 (11.46%) RDBMS
28 101 (11.35%) Disaster Recovery
29 95 (10.67%) Banking

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 33 (3.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 29 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.81%) IIS
4 22 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 20 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.67%) OpenStack
6 6 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.45%) SAS
8 3 (0.34%) Apache
8 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.11%) nginx
Applications
1 129 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (3.37%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (2.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.34%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 83 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.56%) IaaS
5 3 (0.34%) PaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.69%) Internet
2 12 (1.35%) SAN
3 11 (1.24%) Intranet
4 9 (1.01%) Extranet
5 6 (0.67%) NAS
6 5 (0.56%) DNS
7 4 (0.45%) DHCP
7 4 (0.45%) SMTP
8 2 (0.22%) HTTP
8 2 (0.22%) LDAP
9 1 (0.11%) MVNO
9 1 (0.11%) SSL
9 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 721 (81.01%) SQL Server
2 419 (47.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 333 (37.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 258 (28.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 229 (25.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 203 (22.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 184 (20.67%) Oracle Database
8 161 (18.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 129 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
10 113 (12.70%) Relational Database
11 104 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 102 (11.46%) RDBMS
13 85 (9.55%) MySQL
14 67 (7.53%) MongoDB
14 67 (7.53%) NoSQL
15 66 (7.42%) Oracle Database 11g
16 62 (6.97%) Oracle Database 12c
17 42 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
18 38 (4.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 37 (4.16%) DTS
Development Applications
1 31 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.81%) JIRA
3 22 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (1.35%) MSBuild
6 12 (1.35%) TeamCity
6 12 (1.35%) Travis CI
7 7 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.22%) Maven
9 2 (0.22%) Subversion
10 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.11%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 226 (25.39%) Finance
2 95 (10.67%) Banking
3 25 (2.81%) Legal
4 21 (2.36%) Investment Banking
5 19 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.80%) Advertising
7 13 (1.46%) Publishing
8 11 (1.24%) Marketing
9 9 (1.01%) Games
9 9 (1.01%) Retail
10 7 (0.79%) Law
11 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.63%) .NET
2 22 (2.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 18 (2.02%) .NET Framework
4 17 (1.91%) Middleware
5 15 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (1.57%) Web Services
7 7 (0.79%) JDBC
8 6 (0.67%) XML
9 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.45%) CSS
9 4 (0.45%) HTML
9 4 (0.45%) ODBC
10 3 (0.34%) jQuery
11 2 (0.22%) JSON
12 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (0.11%) LAMP
12 1 (0.11%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 237 (26.63%) Replication
2 189 (21.24%) Clustering
3 54 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.80%) Fintech
6 14 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.57%) Statistics
7 12 (1.35%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.12%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.79%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.45%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.34%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.34%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.34%) LIMS
11 3 (0.34%) User Experience
12 2 (0.22%) iSeries
12 2 (0.22%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Exalogic
12 2 (0.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 193 (21.69%) Windows
2 124 (13.93%) Windows Server
3 86 (9.66%) Linux
4 81 (9.10%) Unix
5 77 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (3.03%) Solaris
9 16 (1.80%) AIX
10 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.45%) VMS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (33.26%) Performance Tuning
2 200 (22.47%) High Availability
3 176 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
4 118 (13.26%) ETL
5 101 (11.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 92 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (7.42%) Database Mirroring
7 66 (7.42%) ITIL
8 59 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
8 59 (6.63%) Performance Monitoring
9 56 (6.29%) Migration
10 46 (5.17%) Database Security
11 41 (4.61%) Change Management
12 35 (3.93%) Data Modelling
13 29 (3.26%) DevOps
14 25 (2.81%) Data Migration
14 25 (2.81%) E-Commerce
15 23 (2.58%) Database Optimisation
16 22 (2.47%) Configuration Management
16 22 (2.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 735 (82.58%) SQL
2 323 (36.29%) T-SQL
3 105 (11.80%) PowerShell
4 51 (5.73%) PL/SQL
5 46 (5.17%) C#
6 37 (4.16%) Shell Script
7 20 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.57%) Java
9 13 (1.46%) Perl
10 7 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (0.45%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.34%) C
12 3 (0.34%) PHP
12 3 (0.34%) VBA
13 2 (0.22%) C++
13 2 (0.22%) Python
13 2 (0.22%) VB
14 1 (0.11%) Delphi
14 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (9.78%) Degree
2 61 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (5.06%) Oracle Certification
4 35 (3.93%) OCP
5 13 (1.46%) MCSA
6 10 (1.12%) MCSE
7 9 (1.01%) OCA
7 9 (1.01%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.90%) MCITP
8 8 (0.90%) MCTS
9 5 (0.56%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.45%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.26%) SLA
2 17 (1.91%) QA
3 11 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (10.56%) Oracle RAC
2 33 (3.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.35%) VMware ESX
4 10 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.11%) Docker
7 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.11%) Squid
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 103 (11.57%) Data Guard
2 59 (6.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 30 (3.37%) SCOM
4 29 (3.26%) Failover Clustering
5 25 (2.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 20 (2.25%) Ansible
7 19 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
8 18 (2.02%) Puppet
9 16 (1.80%) Perfmon
10 12 (1.35%) CFEngine
11 10 (1.12%) Nagios
12 4 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle ZFS
14 2 (0.22%) Control-M
14 2 (0.22%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
15 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
15 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 300 (33.71%) Oracle
2 266 (29.89%) Microsoft
3 77 (8.65%) Sybase
4 45 (5.06%) VMware
5 25 (2.81%) Veritas
6 24 (2.70%) SAP
7 17 (1.91%) SolarWinds
8 14 (1.57%) RedGate
9 12 (1.35%) CommVault
9 12 (1.35%) IBM
9 12 (1.35%) New Relic
10 10 (1.12%) Facebook
10 10 (1.12%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.90%) Sun
12 5 (0.56%) Informatica
12 5 (0.56%) NetApp
13 4 (0.45%) Cognos
13 4 (0.45%) Talend
14 3 (0.34%) Bloomberg
14 3 (0.34%) Reuters
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 60k
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £32500.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ilford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 15% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + 15% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus + 15% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 16 days ago