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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 255 239 192
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 475 576 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.31% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.37% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 423 518 684
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
36094 42172 43922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.71% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31298 35884 36546
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +33 116 £55,000 - 5
Brentford -1 2 £59,250 -
Uxbridge -1 1 £55,000 -13.72%
Finchley - 1 £37,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £85,000 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 818 (84.59%) SQL
2 795 (82.21%) SQL Server
3 442 (45.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 370 (38.26%) Performance Tuning
5 362 (37.44%) T-SQL
6 350 (36.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 328 (33.92%) Oracle
8 316 (32.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 294 (30.40%) Microsoft
10 285 (29.47%) Finance
11 278 (28.75%) SQL Server 2014
12 272 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 246 (25.44%) Replication
14 225 (23.27%) High Availability
15 217 (22.44%) Windows
16 213 (22.03%) Oracle Database
17 209 (21.61%) Business Intelligence
18 205 (21.20%) Clustering
19 175 (18.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 172 (17.79%) Data Warehouse
21 156 (16.13%) ETL
22 145 (14.99%) MS Excel
23 144 (14.89%) Relational Database
24 129 (13.34%) Degree
25 127 (13.13%) SQL Server 2005
26 121 (12.51%) Disaster Recovery
27 115 (11.89%) Data Guard
28 113 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
29 112 (11.58%) Windows Server
30 110 (11.38%) Oracle RAC

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 (3.83%) Oracle Coherence
2 30 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 23 (2.38%) IIS
5 21 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.52%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.21%) SAS
9 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.10%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.10%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.10%) Mule
10 1 (0.10%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.10%) nginx
10 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 145 (14.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (3.83%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (3.62%) Oracle Applications
3 25 (2.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (1.86%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (1.03%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.31%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.21%) 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 Payables
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.72%) SaaS
4 3 (0.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.55%) SAN
2 25 (2.59%) NAS
3 14 (1.45%) Internet
4 9 (0.93%) DNS
5 8 (0.83%) DHCP
5 8 (0.83%) SMTP
6 4 (0.41%) Extranet
6 4 (0.41%) Intranet
6 4 (0.41%) SSL
7 3 (0.31%) MVNO
8 2 (0.21%) LDAP
9 1 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 795 (82.21%) SQL Server
2 442 (45.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 350 (36.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 316 (32.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 278 (28.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 272 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 213 (22.03%) Oracle Database
8 175 (18.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 172 (17.79%) Data Warehouse
10 144 (14.89%) Relational Database
11 127 (13.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 106 (10.96%) RDBMS
13 87 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 79 (8.17%) MySQL
15 76 (7.86%) Oracle Database 12c
16 65 (6.72%) NoSQL
17 63 (6.51%) MongoDB
18 45 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
19 44 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
20 37 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (2.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (1.55%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.45%) JIRA
6 10 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.93%) MSBuild
7 9 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.93%) Travis CI
8 8 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.21%) Subversion
12 1 (0.10%) ProC
12 1 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 285 (29.47%) Finance
2 87 (9.00%) Banking
3 33 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.90%) Legal
5 26 (2.69%) Marketing
6 20 (2.07%) Law
7 18 (1.86%) Publishing
8 15 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.45%) Retail
10 13 (1.34%) Games
11 8 (0.83%) Advertising
12 6 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.10%) Back Office
13 1 (0.10%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.48%) .NET
2 24 (2.48%) Middleware
3 22 (2.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 18 (1.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (1.14%) .NET Framework
6 10 (1.03%) JDBC
7 6 (0.62%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.62%) Web Services
8 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.31%) LAMP
9 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (0.21%) JSON
9 2 (0.21%) MDX
9 2 (0.21%) XML
10 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.10%) CSS
10 1 (0.10%) Django
10 1 (0.10%) EDI
10 1 (0.10%) jQuery
10 1 (0.10%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 246 (25.44%) Replication
2 205 (21.20%) Clustering
3 53 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.00%) Statistics
6 19 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.76%) Fintech
8 16 (1.65%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.55%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.24%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.03%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.72%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.52%) Cybercrime
14 5 (0.52%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.52%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.41%) Artificial Intelligence
15 4 (0.41%) Oracle Exalogic
15 4 (0.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 217 (22.44%) Windows
2 112 (11.58%) Windows Server
3 107 (11.07%) Linux
4 100 (10.34%) Unix
5 83 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (3.72%) Solaris
9 21 (2.17%) AIX
10 14 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.72%) VMS
13 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.10%) CentOS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (38.26%) Performance Tuning
2 225 (23.27%) High Availability
3 209 (21.61%) Business Intelligence
4 156 (16.13%) ETL
5 121 (12.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 113 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (9.00%) Database Mirroring
8 84 (8.69%) Capacity Planning
9 83 (8.58%) Performance Monitoring
10 82 (8.48%) Migration
11 66 (6.83%) ITIL
12 60 (6.20%) Data Modelling
13 47 (4.86%) Database Security
14 36 (3.72%) Data Migration
15 35 (3.62%) Configuration Management
16 34 (3.52%) DevOps
17 30 (3.10%) Data Management
18 29 (3.00%) Capacity Management
19 27 (2.79%) Service Delivery
20 26 (2.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 818 (84.59%) SQL
2 362 (37.44%) T-SQL
3 108 (11.17%) PowerShell
4 66 (6.83%) PL/SQL
5 65 (6.72%) Shell Script
6 42 (4.34%) C#
7 15 (1.55%) Java
8 13 (1.34%) Perl
9 11 (1.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 10 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.83%) Python
11 8 (0.83%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.41%) C
13 3 (0.31%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.21%) Korn
15 1 (0.10%) Delphi
15 1 (0.10%) Pascal
15 1 (0.10%) PHP
15 1 (0.10%) Ruby
15 1 (0.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 129 (13.34%) Degree
2 53 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (3.10%) Oracle Certification
4 24 (2.48%) MCSE
5 22 (2.28%) MCSA
6 21 (2.17%) MCTS
6 21 (2.17%) OCP
7 19 (1.96%) MCDBA
7 19 (1.96%) MCITP
8 11 (1.14%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (0.83%) OCA
11 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.00%) QA
2 28 (2.90%) SLA
3 12 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.52%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 110 (11.38%) Oracle RAC
2 45 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.65%) VMware ESX
5 15 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.10%) Docker
8 1 (0.10%) Firmware
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.10%) Squid
8 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 115 (11.89%) Data Guard
2 81 (8.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (3.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 25 (2.59%) Microsoft Clustering
5 20 (2.07%) SCOM
6 17 (1.76%) Failover Clustering
6 17 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.65%) Ansible
7 16 (1.65%) Puppet
8 14 (1.45%) Perfmon
9 9 (0.93%) CFEngine
10 7 (0.72%) Nagios
11 6 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
12 5 (0.52%) Oracle Flashback
13 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.10%) Salt
13 1 (0.10%) SCCM
13 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 328 (33.92%) Oracle
2 294 (30.40%) Microsoft
3 69 (7.14%) Sybase
4 55 (5.69%) VMware
5 27 (2.79%) SolarWinds
6 20 (2.07%) Veritas
7 19 (1.96%) RedGate
8 17 (1.76%) SAP
9 13 (1.34%) IBM
9 13 (1.34%) NetApp
9 13 (1.34%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.03%) SimCorp
10 10 (1.03%) Teradata
11 9 (0.93%) New Relic
12 7 (0.72%) Sun
12 7 (0.72%) Tableau
13 6 (0.62%) Alteryx
13 6 (0.62%) Informatica
13 6 (0.62%) Remedy
14 5 (0.52%) Facebook
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Profit Share Scheme + Pension + Gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on call, allowances
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £45,000 plus discretionary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FIVIUM
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £50,000
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare + pension
Posted: 11 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CITY AND GUILDS
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + +Bonus +OT
Posted: Yesterday