The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 289 244 304
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 490 512 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.99% 1.13% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.20% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 422 450 423
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in London

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in London

SQL DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 110 £52,500 -4.54% 12
Kingston Upon Thames -7 5 £70,000 +16.66%
Twickenham - 5 £40,000 -
West Drayton - 4 £40,000 -
Wimbledon - 4 £42,500 -
Croydon -11 1 £52,500 +1.94% 1
Harrow - 1 £35,000 -
Ilford - 1 £80,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited SQL DBA in their job title 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 with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 808 (94.06%) SQL
2 797 (92.78%) SQL Server
3 505 (58.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 485 (56.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 413 (48.08%) T-SQL
6 377 (43.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 344 (40.05%) Finance
8 331 (38.53%) Replication
9 325 (37.83%) Performance Tuning
10 252 (29.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 245 (28.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 239 (27.82%) Microsoft
13 231 (26.89%) Windows
14 224 (26.08%) SQL Server 2005
15 169 (19.67%) MS Excel
16 162 (18.86%) Clustering
17 147 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
18 113 (13.15%) ETL
19 110 (12.81%) Law
20 108 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
21 101 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
22 100 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
23 92 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
24 86 (10.01%) Oracle
24 86 (10.01%) Capacity Planning
25 82 (9.55%) .NET
26 76 (8.85%) DTS
27 72 (8.38%) MCITP
28 70 (8.15%) SQL Server 2000
29 67 (7.80%) PowerShell

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited SQL DBA in their job title 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 with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.26%) IIS
3 9 (1.05%) Apache Solr
4 8 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (0.70%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.35%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.12%) Moodle
7 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 169 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.40%) MS Office
3 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.23%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.23%) Capstone
4 1 (0.12%) LongView
4 1 (0.12%) PORTIA
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (5.94%) SAN
2 13 (1.51%) WAN
3 12 (1.40%) NAS
4 4 (0.47%) LAN
4 4 (0.47%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.47%) VPN
4 4 (0.47%) Internet
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 797 (92.78%) SQL Server
2 505 (58.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 485 (56.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 377 (43.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 252 (29.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 245 (28.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 224 (26.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 108 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
9 76 (8.85%) DTS
10 70 (8.15%) SQL Server 2000
11 54 (6.29%) Relational Database
12 51 (5.94%) OLAP
13 50 (5.82%) Oracle Database
13 50 (5.82%) MySQL
14 41 (4.77%) OLTP
15 37 (4.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 32 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
17 23 (2.68%) RDBMS
18 17 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
18 17 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 8 (0.93%) Subversion
3 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.35%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.23%) ERwin
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 344 (40.05%) Finance
2 110 (12.81%) Law
3 63 (7.33%) Legal
4 50 (5.82%) Banking
5 36 (4.19%) Marketing
6 33 (3.84%) Financial Institution
7 27 (3.14%) Retail
8 17 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.75%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.40%) Publishing
11 9 (1.05%) Advertising
12 6 (0.70%) Back Office
13 3 (0.35%) Games
14 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.12%) Front Office
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (9.55%) .NET
2 26 (3.03%) Web Services
3 13 (1.51%) XML
3 13 (1.51%) ASP.NET
4 11 (1.28%) ODBC
5 9 (1.05%) Lucene
6 8 (0.93%) MDX
6 8 (0.93%) HTML
7 6 (0.70%) Software Packaging
8 5 (0.58%) CSS
8 5 (0.58%) EDI
8 5 (0.58%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.35%) Middleware
10 1 (0.12%) WCF
10 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.12%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 331 (38.53%) Replication
2 162 (18.86%) Clustering
3 22 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 15 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.63%) Hedge funds
6 10 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 6 (0.70%) Statistics
8 4 (0.47%) BBC
8 4 (0.47%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.47%) Social Media
8 4 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.35%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.23%) NHS
10 2 (0.23%) iPad
11 1 (0.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.12%) Open Source
11 1 (0.12%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.12%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.12%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 231 (26.89%) Windows
2 100 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (3.38%) Linux
6 25 (2.91%) UNIX
7 5 (0.58%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (37.83%) Performance Tuning
2 147 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
3 113 (13.15%) ETL
4 101 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 86 (10.01%) Capacity Planning
6 62 (7.22%) Migration
6 62 (7.22%) ITIL
7 55 (6.40%) Database Tuning
7 55 (6.40%) High Availability
8 52 (6.05%) Data Modelling
9 50 (5.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 50 (5.82%) Scrum
10 45 (5.24%) Database Security
11 42 (4.89%) E-Commerce
12 35 (4.07%) Asset Management
13 29 (3.38%) Investment Management
14 28 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (3.14%) Data Analysis
16 26 (3.03%) Business Continuity
17 22 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 808 (94.06%) SQL
2 413 (48.08%) T-SQL
3 67 (7.80%) PowerShell
4 55 (6.40%) C#
5 25 (2.91%) Perl
6 16 (1.86%) VBA
7 14 (1.63%) VB
8 13 (1.51%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.51%) JavaScript
9 12 (1.40%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.16%) VBScript
12 9 (1.05%) Java
13 4 (0.47%) Python
14 3 (0.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 3 (0.35%) C++
15 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.12%) C
15 1 (0.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (8.38%) MCITP
3 66 (7.68%) Degree
4 35 (4.07%) MCTS
5 21 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 18 (2.10%) MCSA
7 14 (1.63%) MCSE
8 13 (1.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 12 (1.40%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.28%) MCDBA
11 7 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.23%) CISA
13 2 (0.23%) MCSD
13 2 (0.23%) HND
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.49%) QA
2 22 (2.56%) SLA
3 6 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (5.12%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 17 (1.98%) LiteSpeed
3 13 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.70%) XenApp
6 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (1.28%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.47%) SCOM
4 3 (0.35%) Zenoss
4 3 (0.35%) Nagios
4 3 (0.35%) OpenView
5 2 (0.23%) Foglight
6 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 239 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 86 (10.01%) Oracle
3 64 (7.45%) VMware
4 30 (3.49%) Red Gate
5 22 (2.56%) Sybase
6 19 (2.21%) Business Objects
7 14 (1.63%) HP
8 11 (1.28%) Cognos
9 10 (1.16%) Sun
10 9 (1.05%) EMC
11 8 (0.93%) Citrix
12 7 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.70%) SAP
13 6 (0.70%) NetApp
13 6 (0.70%) Charles River
13 6 (0.70%) Percona
14 5 (0.58%) hybris
14 5 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.47%) Yahoo!
15 4 (0.47%) Google
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits/bonus/high % Pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 3 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65000k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago