The table below looks at the statistics for MCDBA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 592 578 576
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 38 43 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 51
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
MCDBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11176 11217 12183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.55% 25.16% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9155 9027 10234
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCDBA
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the London region.

MCDBA Salary Trend in London

MCDBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDBA across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in London

MCDBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +4 2 £58,750 +2.17%
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA.

1 102 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 67 (65.69%) Microsoft
4 54 (52.94%) SQL
5 49 (48.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (45.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (42.16%) Data Warehouse
7 43 (42.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (37.25%) SharePoint
8 38 (37.25%) Degree
9 34 (33.33%) MCSD
9 34 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 33 (32.35%) .NET
10 33 (32.35%) MS Excel
11 32 (31.37%) ETL
12 31 (30.39%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (29.41%) Oracle
13 30 (29.41%) OLAP
14 29 (28.43%) Law
15 28 (27.45%) MCITP
16 27 (26.47%) MCP
16 27 (26.47%) CRM
17 26 (25.49%) C#
17 26 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (25.49%) Dynamics CRM
18 23 (22.55%) MCTS
18 23 (22.55%) Business Development
18 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2012
18 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
19 22 (21.57%) T-SQL

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (37.25%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.78%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (8.82%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.98%) WorkSite
Applications
1 33 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.78%) MS Office
3 8 (7.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 26 (25.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.86%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (4.90%) SAP CRM
4 4 (3.92%) Pivotal CRM
4 4 (3.92%) SalesLogix
5 3 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.84%) Office 365
3 1 (0.98%) IaaS
3 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) DHCP
1 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.92%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) NAS
3 2 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 49 (48.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (45.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (42.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 43 (42.16%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (29.41%) OLAP
7 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (15.69%) Relational Database
11 14 (13.73%) MySQL
12 11 (10.78%) Informix
12 11 (10.78%) DB2
12 11 (10.78%) Ingres
12 11 (10.78%) Data Mining
13 9 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (7.84%) QlikView
15 7 (6.86%) Cognos Transformer
15 7 (6.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (28.43%) Law
2 16 (15.69%) Finance
3 9 (8.82%) Billing
4 7 (6.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) DBA
2 25 (24.51%) SQL DBA
3 23 (22.55%) Consultant
4 19 (18.63%) Technical Consultant
4 19 (18.63%) Applications Manager
5 17 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 15 (14.71%) Principal Consultant
6 15 (14.71%) Support Manager
6 15 (14.71%) Applications Support
7 14 (13.73%) Applications Support Manager
8 11 (10.78%) Developer
9 10 (9.80%) Administrator
10 7 (6.86%) SQL Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Support Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Report Developer
11 5 (4.90%) Junior SQL Server DBA
11 5 (4.90%) Applications Development Manager
11 5 (4.90%) Junior DBA
11 5 (4.90%) Application Development Manager
11 5 (4.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.35%) .NET
2 17 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 8 (7.84%) ADO.NET
4 8 (7.84%) WCF
4 8 (7.84%) WPF
4 8 (7.84%) WF
4 8 (7.84%) Ajax
5 5 (4.90%) Silverlight
5 5 (4.90%) CAML
5 5 (4.90%) Web Services
5 5 (4.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.69%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.75%) Replication
4 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (10.78%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.88%) Clustering
7 5 (4.90%) Statistics
8 4 (3.92%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.96%) New Media
9 2 (1.96%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.69%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) ETL
2 27 (26.47%) CRM
3 26 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (22.55%) Business Development
4 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
5 19 (18.63%) Coaching
6 16 (15.69%) Project Management
6 16 (15.69%) Information Management
7 13 (12.75%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (11.76%) ITIL
9 11 (10.78%) ERP
9 11 (10.78%) Change Control
10 10 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
11 8 (7.84%) Workflow
11 8 (7.84%) Practice Management
12 5 (4.90%) Web Development
12 5 (4.90%) UML
12 5 (4.90%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.94%) SQL
2 26 (25.49%) C#
3 22 (21.57%) T-SQL
4 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (37.25%) Degree
3 34 (33.33%) MCSD
4 28 (27.45%) MCITP
5 27 (26.47%) MCP
6 23 (22.55%) MCTS
7 19 (18.63%) MCSE
8 11 (10.78%) MCAD
8 11 (10.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (4.90%) CCNA
9 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.92%) MCSA
10 4 (3.92%) CCNP
10 4 (3.92%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.98%) PMP
11 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) ISO 9001
2 10 (9.80%) QA
3 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.92%) vSphere
2 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (65.69%) Microsoft
2 30 (29.41%) Oracle
3 20 (19.61%) Sybase
4 16 (15.69%) Hitachi
5 12 (11.76%) SAP
6 11 (10.78%) Siebel
7 7 (6.86%) Sun
7 7 (6.86%) Cognos
7 7 (6.86%) Business Objects
7 7 (6.86%) Hyperion
7 7 (6.86%) Informatica
7 7 (6.86%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (6.86%) JD Edwards
7 7 (6.86%) Ab Initio
7 7 (6.86%) VMware
7 7 (6.86%) Kalido
7 7 (6.86%) Applix
8 6 (5.88%) Cisco
9 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.92%) Red Gate