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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 287 200 211
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 337 649 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 1.60% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.66% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 293 572 553
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
31977 39083 39868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.16% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27069 33693 33583
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 28 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -29 59 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Brentford +9 7 £56,250 -15.09% 1
Hounslow - 7 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +18 4 £61,250 +3.37% 2
Ilford - 3 £60,000 -
Wimbledon +9 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Croydon +4 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Uxbridge - 1 £42,000 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 580 (80.67%) SQL
2 571 (79.42%) SQL Server
3 315 (43.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 281 (39.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 252 (35.05%) Oracle
6 247 (34.35%) Performance Tuning
7 237 (32.96%) T-SQL
8 208 (28.93%) Finance
9 194 (26.98%) Microsoft
10 189 (26.29%) Replication
11 165 (22.95%) Clustering
12 162 (22.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 158 (21.97%) High Availability
14 145 (20.17%) Windows
15 137 (19.05%) Oracle Database
16 119 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 115 (15.99%) SQL Server 2014
18 113 (15.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 105 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
20 103 (14.33%) MS Excel
21 101 (14.05%) NoSQL
22 99 (13.77%) Windows Server
23 98 (13.63%) Banking
24 92 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
25 89 (12.38%) Disaster Recovery
26 85 (11.82%) MySQL
27 83 (11.54%) MongoDB
28 80 (11.13%) PowerShell
29 78 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
30 76 (10.57%) Relational Database

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 28 (3.89%) IIS
2 26 (3.62%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (3.62%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.53%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.56%) Apache
5 4 (0.56%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (0.56%) SAS
5 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.28%) JBoss
8 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 103 (14.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (2.09%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.83%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.28%) Raiser's Edge
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.14%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 78 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (6.26%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.53%) PaaS
5 8 (1.11%) IaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.62%) Internet
2 19 (2.64%) Intranet
3 15 (2.09%) Extranet
4 13 (1.81%) SAN
5 4 (0.56%) HTTP
6 2 (0.28%) Firewall
6 2 (0.28%) LDAP
7 1 (0.14%) DAB
7 1 (0.14%) MVNO
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 571 (79.42%) SQL Server
2 315 (43.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 281 (39.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 162 (22.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 137 (19.05%) Oracle Database
6 119 (16.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 115 (15.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 113 (15.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 101 (14.05%) NoSQL
10 92 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
11 85 (11.82%) MySQL
12 83 (11.54%) MongoDB
13 76 (10.57%) Relational Database
14 70 (9.74%) Oracle Database 11g
15 62 (8.62%) RDBMS
15 62 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
16 60 (8.34%) Oracle Database 12c
17 52 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
18 50 (6.95%) Apache Cassandra
19 35 (4.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (4.03%) JIRA
3 21 (2.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 20 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 19 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (2.64%) MSBuild
5 19 (2.64%) TeamCity
5 19 (2.64%) Travis CI
6 16 (2.23%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.56%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.56%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.42%) Maven
10 2 (0.28%) Subversion
10 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 208 (28.93%) Finance
2 98 (13.63%) Banking
3 18 (2.50%) Legal
4 16 (2.23%) Advertising
5 15 (2.09%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.67%) Retail
8 9 (1.25%) Music Industry
9 6 (0.83%) Games
9 6 (0.83%) Law
9 6 (0.83%) Marketing
10 4 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (8.21%) .NET
2 28 (3.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 17 (2.36%) .NET Framework
4 14 (1.95%) XML
5 13 (1.81%) Web Services
6 8 (1.11%) Middleware
7 7 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.83%) HTML
9 5 (0.70%) jQuery
10 4 (0.56%) CSS
10 4 (0.56%) ODBC
10 4 (0.56%) SOAP
11 2 (0.28%) Django
12 1 (0.14%) D3.js
12 1 (0.14%) JDBC
12 1 (0.14%) JSON
12 1 (0.14%) LAMP
12 1 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.14%) RESTful
12 1 (0.14%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 189 (26.29%) Replication
2 165 (22.95%) Clustering
3 42 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.92%) Fintech
6 15 (2.09%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.53%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.39%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.42%) Online Games
9 3 (0.42%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.28%) Derivative
10 2 (0.28%) iSeries
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Exalogic
10 2 (0.28%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.28%) User Experience
10 2 (0.28%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.14%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 145 (20.17%) Windows
2 99 (13.77%) Windows Server
3 74 (10.29%) Linux
4 52 (7.23%) Unix
5 45 (6.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.67%) Solaris
9 9 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.97%) AIX
11 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (34.35%) Performance Tuning
2 158 (21.97%) High Availability
3 105 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
4 89 (12.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 70 (9.74%) ITIL
6 67 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (8.48%) ETL
8 50 (6.95%) Capacity Planning
9 47 (6.54%) Change Management
10 43 (5.98%) Migration
11 37 (5.15%) DevOps
12 34 (4.73%) Performance Monitoring
13 32 (4.45%) Data Modelling
14 30 (4.17%) Database Mirroring
15 29 (4.03%) Database Security
16 27 (3.76%) Database Optimisation
17 26 (3.62%) Configuration Management
17 26 (3.62%) E-Commerce
18 24 (3.34%) Service Management
19 23 (3.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 580 (80.67%) SQL
2 237 (32.96%) T-SQL
3 80 (11.13%) PowerShell
4 54 (7.51%) PL/SQL
5 44 (6.12%) C#
6 35 (4.87%) Shell Script
7 20 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 14 (1.95%) Python
9 11 (1.53%) Java
10 6 (0.83%) Perl
11 5 (0.70%) C
11 5 (0.70%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.56%) C++
12 4 (0.56%) VB
13 3 (0.42%) PHP
14 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.28%) VBA
15 1 (0.14%) Ruby
15 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (7.93%) Degree
2 48 (6.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (5.98%) Oracle Certification
4 35 (4.87%) OCP
5 10 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.11%) OCA
7 5 (0.70%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.28%) MCSA
9 2 (0.28%) MySQL Certification
10 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.14%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.50%) SLA
2 11 (1.53%) QA
3 8 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (6.40%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.81%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (8.07%) Data Guard
2 46 (6.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (4.03%) Failover Clustering
4 26 (3.62%) Puppet
5 25 (3.48%) Ansible
6 24 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (2.64%) CFEngine
7 19 (2.64%) SCOM
8 18 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
9 17 (2.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (1.53%) Perfmon
11 7 (0.97%) Nagios
11 7 (0.97%) Opsview
12 4 (0.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 4 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.42%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.42%) Oracle ZFS
14 2 (0.28%) Control-M
14 2 (0.28%) Galera Cluster
15 1 (0.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 252 (35.05%) Oracle
2 194 (26.98%) Microsoft
3 71 (9.87%) Sybase
4 29 (4.03%) VMware
5 21 (2.92%) RedGate
6 19 (2.64%) New Relic
7 16 (2.23%) SAP
8 13 (1.81%) SolarWinds
8 13 (1.81%) Tableau
8 13 (1.81%) Veritas
9 10 (1.39%) CommVault
10 9 (1.25%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.83%) Sun
12 5 (0.70%) Facebook
12 5 (0.70%) Splunk
13 3 (0.42%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.42%) IBM
13 3 (0.42%) Reuters
13 3 (0.42%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.42%) Vertica
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Workshop Technologies Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £11000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £130,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West End
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
LoadSpring Solutions
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
West End
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
The Workshop
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago