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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 259 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 472 720 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.19% 1.62% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.69% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 403 647 713
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 £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
37807 42544 46053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32843 35994 38637
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -10 105 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Mayfair - 8 £50,000 -
Hayes - 3 £42,500 - 1
Uxbridge 0 1 £55,000 -13.72%
Hendon - 1 £34,637 -
Brentford - 1 £61,000 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 869 (84.78%) SQL
2 819 (79.90%) SQL Server
3 428 (41.76%) Performance Tuning
4 417 (40.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 369 (36.00%) T-SQL
6 359 (35.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 349 (34.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 347 (33.85%) Oracle
9 344 (33.56%) Finance
10 313 (30.54%) Microsoft
11 296 (28.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 270 (26.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 262 (25.56%) Oracle Database
14 257 (25.07%) Replication
15 249 (24.29%) High Availability
16 248 (24.20%) Windows
17 226 (22.05%) Clustering
18 199 (19.41%) Business Intelligence
19 173 (16.88%) Relational Database
20 167 (16.29%) Data Warehouse
20 167 (16.29%) Disaster Recovery
21 166 (16.20%) MS Excel
22 160 (15.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 148 (14.44%) ETL
24 146 (14.24%) Linux
25 145 (14.15%) SQL Server 2005
26 142 (13.85%) Data Guard
27 140 (13.66%) Oracle RAC
28 127 (12.39%) Degree
29 125 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g

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 34 (3.32%) Oracle Coherence
2 33 (3.22%) WebLogic
3 32 (3.12%) SharePoint
4 27 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (2.63%) IIS
5 10 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (0.78%) Apache
7 7 (0.68%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.68%) Oracle Spatial
7 7 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.39%) Confluence
8 4 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.098%) JBoss
10 1 (0.098%) Mule
10 1 (0.098%) nginx
10 1 (0.098%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.098%) WebSphere
Applications
1 166 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.39%) SPSS
3 3 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (3.12%) Oracle Applications
2 30 (2.93%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
3 16 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.98%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.098%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.098%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.68%) SaaS
4 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (6.83%) SAN
2 31 (3.02%) NAS
3 17 (1.66%) Internet
4 12 (1.17%) DNS
5 9 (0.88%) DHCP
6 8 (0.78%) LDAP
6 8 (0.78%) SMTP
7 6 (0.59%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.39%) SSL
8 4 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.29%) FTP
9 3 (0.29%) HTTP
10 2 (0.20%) LAN
10 2 (0.20%) MVNO
10 2 (0.20%) VPN
10 2 (0.20%) WAN
11 1 (0.098%) 2G
11 1 (0.098%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.098%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 819 (79.90%) SQL Server
2 417 (40.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 359 (35.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 349 (34.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 296 (28.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 270 (26.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 262 (25.56%) Oracle Database
8 173 (16.88%) Relational Database
9 167 (16.29%) Data Warehouse
10 160 (15.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 145 (14.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 125 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
13 112 (10.93%) MySQL
14 105 (10.24%) RDBMS
15 94 (9.17%) Oracle Database 12c
16 69 (6.73%) MongoDB
17 62 (6.05%) Oracle Database 10g
18 54 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
19 46 (4.49%) NoSQL
20 36 (3.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 35 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 24 (2.34%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.76%) Jenkins
5 16 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.78%) MSBuild
6 8 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.78%) Travis CI
6 8 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (0.68%) JIRA
7 7 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.59%) Subversion
9 5 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.20%) ProC
12 1 (0.098%) Flyway
12 1 (0.098%) Liquibase
12 1 (0.098%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio
General
1 344 (33.56%) Finance
2 114 (11.12%) Banking
3 60 (5.85%) Law
4 41 (4.00%) Marketing
5 32 (3.12%) Legal
5 32 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.93%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.24%) Publishing
8 21 (2.05%) Games
9 20 (1.95%) Retail
10 9 (0.88%) Private Banking
11 8 (0.78%) Advertising
11 8 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.098%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.098%) Back Office
13 1 (0.098%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (7.32%) .NET
2 33 (3.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 26 (2.54%) Middleware
4 14 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (1.07%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.98%) .NET Framework
7 8 (0.78%) LAMP
8 7 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (0.68%) JDBC
8 7 (0.68%) Web Services
9 6 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (0.49%) MDX
10 5 (0.49%) XML
11 4 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (0.39%) HTML
12 3 (0.29%) J2EE
13 2 (0.20%) ADO.NET
13 2 (0.20%) Entity Framework
13 2 (0.20%) Rendezvous
14 1 (0.098%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 257 (25.07%) Replication
2 226 (22.05%) Clustering
3 65 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.15%) Statistics
7 19 (1.85%) Fintech
8 17 (1.66%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.46%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.37%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.17%) Visualisation
12 11 (1.07%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.07%) Online Games
13 10 (0.98%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.78%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.59%) Cybercrime
15 6 (0.59%) Fixed Income
15 6 (0.59%) iPhone
16 5 (0.49%) CMDB
16 5 (0.49%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 248 (24.20%) Windows
2 146 (14.24%) Linux
3 111 (10.83%) Unix
4 109 (10.63%) Windows Server
5 92 (8.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (3.12%) Solaris
9 26 (2.54%) AIX
10 11 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.68%) VMS
12 5 (0.49%) CentOS
13 4 (0.39%) SUSE
13 4 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.098%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.098%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.098%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (41.76%) Performance Tuning
2 249 (24.29%) High Availability
3 199 (19.41%) Business Intelligence
4 167 (16.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 148 (14.44%) ETL
6 115 (11.22%) Agile Software Development
7 100 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
8 90 (8.78%) Migration
9 85 (8.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 82 (8.00%) ITIL
11 65 (6.34%) Database Mirroring
12 62 (6.05%) Data Modelling
13 49 (4.78%) Database Security
14 39 (3.80%) Configuration Management
15 38 (3.71%) DevOps
16 37 (3.61%) Data Migration
16 37 (3.61%) Database Tuning
17 33 (3.22%) Change Management
17 33 (3.22%) Data Management
18 31 (3.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 869 (84.78%) SQL
2 369 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 102 (9.95%) PowerShell
4 95 (9.27%) Shell Script
5 86 (8.39%) PL/SQL
6 45 (4.39%) C#
7 31 (3.02%) Perl
8 19 (1.85%) Bash Shell
9 15 (1.46%) Java
10 13 (1.27%) Python
11 11 (1.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 8 (0.78%) C
13 7 (0.68%) AWK
13 7 (0.68%) VB
14 6 (0.59%) PHP
15 5 (0.49%) Korn
15 5 (0.49%) Ruby
16 4 (0.39%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.39%) Pig Latin
16 4 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 127 (12.39%) Degree
2 66 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (4.10%) MCSE
4 37 (3.61%) MCTS
5 36 (3.51%) MCSA
6 35 (3.41%) MCDBA
7 34 (3.32%) Oracle Certification
8 33 (3.22%) MCITP
9 27 (2.63%) OCP
10 25 (2.44%) Security Cleared
11 23 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (1.07%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.29%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.83%) SLA
2 25 (2.44%) QA
3 12 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.17%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.098%) COBIT
System Software
1 140 (13.66%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 14 (1.37%) Oracle Clusterware
5 14 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.49%) Firmware
8 4 (0.39%) Docker
9 1 (0.098%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.098%) Squid
9 1 (0.098%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 142 (13.85%) Data Guard
2 97 (9.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 42 (4.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 28 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
5 21 (2.05%) Puppet
6 20 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.56%) Ansible
8 12 (1.17%) Oracle Flashback
9 11 (1.07%) SCOM
10 8 (0.78%) CFEngine
10 8 (0.78%) Perfmon
11 7 (0.68%) Nagios
12 6 (0.59%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
13 5 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.39%) HP SIM
15 2 (0.20%) Legato
15 2 (0.20%) WSUS
16 1 (0.098%) SCCM
16 1 (0.098%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 347 (33.85%) Oracle
2 313 (30.54%) Microsoft
3 67 (6.54%) Sybase
4 56 (5.46%) VMware
5 31 (3.02%) Red Hat
6 28 (2.73%) SolarWinds
7 23 (2.24%) RedGate
8 19 (1.85%) IBM
9 17 (1.66%) Veritas
10 16 (1.56%) SAP
11 15 (1.46%) NetApp
12 12 (1.17%) Remedy
13 10 (0.98%) SimCorp
14 8 (0.78%) New Relic
14 8 (0.78%) Teradata
15 6 (0.59%) Alteryx
15 6 (0.59%) Tableau
16 5 (0.49%) Cognos
16 5 (0.49%) Talend
17 4 (0.39%) EMC
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum for initital 12 month FTC
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Satigo Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 25 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 16 days ago