The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 331 325 304
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 263 355 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.89% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.92% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 247 334 370
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £71,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
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 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 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 -12 35 £55,000 -4.34% 12
Croydon - 7 £57,500 -
Brentford +5 4 £55,000 -38.88%
Ilford - 3 £60,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, SQL 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 SQL DBA in the job title.

1 559 (93.48%) SQL Server
2 527 (88.13%) SQL
3 355 (59.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 296 (49.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 258 (43.14%) T-SQL
6 219 (36.62%) Performance Tuning
7 194 (32.44%) Microsoft
8 184 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 173 (28.93%) Clustering
10 167 (27.93%) Replication
11 165 (27.59%) Finance
12 163 (27.26%) High Availability
13 149 (24.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 141 (23.58%) SQL Server 2014
15 132 (22.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 128 (21.40%) Oracle
16 128 (21.40%) Business Intelligence
17 117 (19.57%) Windows
18 104 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
19 99 (16.56%) MS Excel
20 80 (13.38%) PowerShell
21 77 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
21 77 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
22 76 (12.71%) ETL
23 75 (12.54%) Banking
23 75 (12.54%) Windows Server
24 74 (12.37%) SQL Server 2005
25 72 (12.04%) NoSQL
26 67 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
27 61 (10.20%) MongoDB

SQL 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 26 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.18%) IIS
3 23 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.33%) Apache
5 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.17%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 99 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 67 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.84%) IaaS
4 5 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.84%) Internet
2 13 (2.17%) Intranet
3 11 (1.84%) Extranet
4 6 (1.00%) SAN
5 2 (0.33%) Firewall
5 2 (0.33%) HTTP
5 2 (0.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.17%) DAB
6 1 (0.17%) MVNO
6 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 559 (93.48%) SQL Server
2 355 (59.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 296 (49.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 184 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 149 (24.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 141 (23.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 132 (22.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 104 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 74 (12.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 72 (12.04%) NoSQL
11 61 (10.20%) MongoDB
12 53 (8.86%) Oracle Database
13 47 (7.86%) Relational Database
14 43 (7.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 41 (6.86%) RDBMS
16 38 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
16 38 (6.35%) DTS
16 38 (6.35%) SQL Server 2000
17 36 (6.02%) MySQL
18 25 (4.18%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 29 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (4.35%) JIRA
3 23 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 20 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (3.34%) MSBuild
4 20 (3.34%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (3.34%) TeamCity
4 20 (3.34%) Travis CI
5 4 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
General
1 165 (27.59%) Finance
2 75 (12.54%) Banking
3 24 (4.01%) Legal
4 16 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.51%) Advertising
6 9 (1.51%) Law
6 9 (1.51%) Marketing
6 9 (1.51%) Retail
7 7 (1.17%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.67%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.20%) .NET
2 21 (3.51%) .NET Framework
3 11 (1.84%) Web Services
4 9 (1.51%) XML
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (0.67%) JDBC
6 4 (0.67%) ODBC
7 2 (0.33%) HTML
7 2 (0.33%) SOAP
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.17%) JSON
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 173 (28.93%) Clustering
2 167 (27.93%) Replication
3 34 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.51%) Fintech
5 15 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.51%) Statistics
6 10 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.50%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.50%) LIMS
9 3 (0.50%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.33%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.33%) Derivative
10 2 (0.33%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.17%) Informatics
11 1 (0.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 117 (19.57%) Windows
2 75 (12.54%) Windows Server
3 36 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (5.02%) Unix
6 28 (4.68%) Linux
7 23 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (36.62%) Performance Tuning
2 163 (27.26%) High Availability
3 128 (21.40%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (12.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 76 (12.71%) ETL
6 53 (8.86%) Database Mirroring
7 45 (7.53%) ITIL
8 40 (6.69%) Migration
9 36 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
10 33 (5.52%) Database Security
11 27 (4.52%) Data Modelling
11 27 (4.52%) DevOps
12 26 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
12 26 (4.35%) Scrum
13 24 (4.01%) Configuration Management
14 23 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (3.68%) Database Optimisation
16 20 (3.34%) Change Management
16 20 (3.34%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 527 (88.13%) SQL
2 258 (43.14%) T-SQL
3 80 (13.38%) PowerShell
4 35 (5.85%) C#
5 26 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 19 (3.18%) VB.NET
7 17 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 11 (1.84%) Java
9 3 (0.50%) VBA
10 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.33%) C
11 1 (0.17%) Delphi
11 1 (0.17%) Pascal
11 1 (0.17%) VB
11 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (7.02%) Degree
3 18 (3.01%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (1.84%) OCP
5 7 (1.17%) OCA
6 6 (1.00%) MCSA
7 5 (0.84%) MCSE
8 4 (0.67%) MCITP
8 4 (0.67%) MCTS
9 3 (0.50%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.18%) SLA
2 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 17 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (5.69%) Failover Clustering
2 23 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 23 (3.85%) SCOM
3 22 (3.68%) Ansible
3 22 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (3.68%) Puppet
4 20 (3.34%) CFEngine
5 17 (2.84%) Microsoft Clustering
6 15 (2.51%) Perfmon
7 9 (1.51%) Nagios
8 8 (1.34%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.84%) Opsview
10 4 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.33%) Control-M
11 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 194 (32.44%) Microsoft
2 128 (21.40%) Oracle
3 37 (6.19%) Sybase
4 28 (4.68%) VMware
5 22 (3.68%) RedGate
6 20 (3.34%) New Relic
7 14 (2.34%) SolarWinds
8 11 (1.84%) Veritas
9 9 (1.51%) CommVault
9 9 (1.51%) Facebook
10 8 (1.34%) SAP
10 8 (1.34%) Tableau
11 5 (0.84%) Informatica
12 4 (0.67%) Cognos
12 4 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.67%) Sun
12 4 (0.67%) Talend
13 2 (0.33%) EnterpriseDB
14 1 (0.17%) Netezza
14 1 (0.17%) Sitecore
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