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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 290 334 297
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 387 388 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.99% 0.88% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.92% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 353 358 421
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,450 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
SQL 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
37543 42266 45508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.55% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32627 35877 37958
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 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 +84 111 £55,000 - 11
Mayfair - 5 £50,500 -
Brentford - 2 £59,250 -
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 666 (92.37%) SQL Server
2 664 (92.09%) SQL
3 401 (55.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 330 (45.77%) T-SQL
5 326 (45.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 300 (41.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 294 (40.78%) Performance Tuning
8 270 (37.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 249 (34.54%) Finance
10 246 (34.12%) Microsoft
11 238 (33.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 206 (28.57%) Clustering
13 187 (25.94%) Windows
14 178 (24.69%) High Availability
15 169 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
15 169 (23.44%) Replication
16 156 (21.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 155 (21.50%) Oracle
18 137 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
19 132 (18.31%) MS Excel
20 120 (16.64%) ETL
21 114 (15.81%) Oracle Database
22 113 (15.67%) SQL Server 2005
23 109 (15.12%) PowerShell
24 105 (14.56%) Degree
25 93 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
26 86 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
27 82 (11.37%) Windows Server
28 80 (11.10%) Relational Database
29 75 (10.40%) Database Mirroring

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 37 (5.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 23 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (3.05%) IIS
4 21 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.42%) Apache
7 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.14%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.14%) Mule
8 1 (0.14%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 132 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) MS Office
2 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.97%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.38%) SAN
2 19 (2.64%) NAS
3 9 (1.25%) DNS
4 8 (1.11%) DHCP
4 8 (1.11%) SMTP
5 3 (0.42%) Internet
5 3 (0.42%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) Extranet
6 1 (0.14%) FTP
6 1 (0.14%) HTTP
6 1 (0.14%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (92.37%) SQL Server
2 401 (55.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 326 (45.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 300 (41.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 270 (37.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 238 (33.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 156 (21.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 137 (19.00%) Data Warehouse
9 114 (15.81%) Oracle Database
10 113 (15.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 80 (11.10%) Relational Database
12 51 (7.07%) RDBMS
13 47 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 40 (5.55%) NoSQL
15 39 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 37 (5.13%) MongoDB
17 36 (4.99%) Oracle Database 12c
18 32 (4.44%) MySQL
19 29 (4.02%) SQL Server 2000
20 26 (3.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 40 (5.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (1.25%) MSBuild
6 9 (1.25%) TeamCity
6 9 (1.25%) Travis CI
7 8 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (0.97%) JIRA
9 5 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 249 (34.54%) Finance
2 73 (10.12%) Banking
3 34 (4.72%) Law
4 33 (4.58%) Marketing
5 30 (4.16%) Legal
6 17 (2.36%) Publishing
7 13 (1.80%) Retail
8 11 (1.53%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.97%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.83%) Advertising
10 6 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.42%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.77%) .NET
2 10 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 9 (1.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (1.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.25%) JDBC
4 6 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (0.69%) Web Services
6 4 (0.55%) LAMP
7 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.28%) MDX
8 1 (0.14%) EDI
8 1 (0.14%) HTML
8 1 (0.14%) J2EE
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 206 (28.57%) Clustering
2 169 (23.44%) Replication
3 38 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.91%) Statistics
6 15 (2.08%) Hedge funds
7 11 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.53%) Fintech
8 10 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.25%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.11%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.97%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.69%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.69%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.55%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (0.55%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.55%) iPhone
13 4 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.42%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 187 (25.94%) Windows
2 82 (11.37%) Windows Server
3 57 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (4.72%) Linux
6 30 (4.16%) Unix
6 30 (4.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.25%) Solaris
9 7 (0.97%) VMS
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.28%) SUSE
11 2 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (40.78%) Performance Tuning
2 178 (24.69%) High Availability
3 169 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
4 120 (16.64%) ETL
5 93 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 75 (10.40%) Database Mirroring
8 66 (9.15%) Migration
9 63 (8.74%) Capacity Planning
10 60 (8.32%) Performance Monitoring
11 49 (6.80%) ITIL
12 44 (6.10%) Data Modelling
13 42 (5.83%) Database Security
14 31 (4.30%) DevOps
15 26 (3.61%) Data Migration
16 24 (3.33%) Configuration Management
16 24 (3.33%) Data Management
17 23 (3.19%) Service Delivery
18 21 (2.91%) Scrum
19 20 (2.77%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 664 (92.09%) SQL
2 330 (45.77%) T-SQL
3 109 (15.12%) PowerShell
4 33 (4.58%) C#
5 28 (3.88%) Shell Script
6 25 (3.47%) PL/SQL
7 12 (1.66%) Java
8 7 (0.97%) Perl
9 6 (0.83%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (0.55%) Python
10 4 (0.55%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.42%) VB
11 3 (0.42%) VBA
12 2 (0.28%) AWK
12 2 (0.28%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.28%) C
12 2 (0.28%) PHP
12 2 (0.28%) sed
13 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 105 (14.56%) Degree
2 54 (7.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (4.02%) MCSE
4 28 (3.88%) MCTS
5 26 (3.61%) MCDBA
5 26 (3.61%) MCSA
6 23 (3.19%) MCITP
7 15 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
8 14 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (1.11%) OCP
10 7 (0.97%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.69%) OCA
12 4 (0.55%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.08%) SLA
2 8 (1.11%) QA
3 7 (0.97%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (7.21%) Oracle RAC
2 45 (6.24%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 11 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.28%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (7.77%) Data Guard
2 22 (3.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 19 (2.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (2.08%) SCOM
5 13 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
6 12 (1.66%) Ansible
7 11 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.53%) Puppet
8 10 (1.39%) Perfmon
9 9 (1.25%) CFEngine
10 6 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.42%) Nagios
12 2 (0.28%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
13 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 246 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 155 (21.50%) Oracle
3 46 (6.38%) VMware
4 24 (3.33%) SolarWinds
5 22 (3.05%) RedGate
6 17 (2.36%) Sybase
7 9 (1.25%) New Relic
8 7 (0.97%) SAP
8 7 (0.97%) SimCorp
9 6 (0.83%) Alteryx
9 6 (0.83%) NetApp
9 6 (0.83%) Tableau
9 6 (0.83%) Veritas
10 5 (0.69%) Informatica
10 5 (0.69%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.69%) Talend
11 4 (0.55%) Facebook
11 4 (0.55%) Remedy
12 3 (0.42%) CommVault
12 3 (0.42%) EMC
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