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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 363 328 280
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 261 377 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.87% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.91% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 251 345 452
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -37 37 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Croydon - 7 £57,500 - 2
Ilford - 2 £60,000 -
Brentford +5 1 - - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 592 (92.64%) SQL Server
2 564 (88.26%) SQL
3 382 (59.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 302 (47.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 275 (43.04%) T-SQL
6 223 (34.90%) Performance Tuning
7 216 (33.80%) Microsoft
8 213 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 187 (29.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 185 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 173 (27.07%) Clustering
12 172 (26.92%) Finance
13 171 (26.76%) High Availability
14 162 (25.35%) Replication
15 151 (23.63%) Business Intelligence
16 149 (23.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 138 (21.60%) Oracle
18 137 (21.44%) Windows
19 110 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
20 109 (17.06%) MS Excel
21 96 (15.02%) ETL
22 91 (14.24%) PowerShell
23 88 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
24 86 (13.46%) Windows Server
25 79 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
26 76 (11.89%) SQL Server 2005
27 75 (11.74%) Banking
28 74 (11.58%) Oracle Database
29 71 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
30 66 (10.33%) Degree

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 27 (4.23%) Oracle Coherence
2 23 (3.60%) IIS
3 21 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.16%) Apache
5 1 (0.16%) JBoss
5 1 (0.16%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.16%) SAS
5 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 109 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.47%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) IaaS
4 4 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.56%) Internet
2 9 (1.41%) Intranet
2 9 (1.41%) SAN
3 8 (1.25%) Extranet
4 5 (0.78%) DNS
5 4 (0.63%) DHCP
5 4 (0.63%) SMTP
6 2 (0.31%) LDAP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTP
7 1 (0.16%) MVNO
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 592 (92.64%) SQL Server
2 382 (59.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 302 (47.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 213 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 187 (29.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 185 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 149 (23.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 110 (17.21%) Data Warehouse
9 76 (11.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 74 (11.58%) Oracle Database
11 55 (8.61%) Relational Database
12 51 (7.98%) NoSQL
13 49 (7.67%) RDBMS
14 40 (6.26%) MongoDB
15 39 (6.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 37 (5.79%) DTS
17 36 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
18 33 (5.16%) MySQL
19 30 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
20 26 (4.07%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.44%) JIRA
3 21 (3.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 18 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (2.19%) MSBuild
5 14 (2.19%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.19%) Travis CI
6 7 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.94%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 172 (26.92%) Finance
2 75 (11.74%) Banking
3 24 (3.76%) Legal
4 16 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.03%) Advertising
6 10 (1.56%) Marketing
7 8 (1.25%) Retail
8 7 (1.10%) Law
8 7 (1.10%) Publishing
9 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.31%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.51%) .NET
2 18 (2.82%) .NET Framework
3 11 (1.72%) Web Services
4 7 (1.10%) JDBC
5 4 (0.63%) ODBC
5 4 (0.63%) XML
6 3 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.16%) JSON
7 1 (0.16%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 173 (27.07%) Clustering
2 162 (25.35%) Replication
3 43 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.03%) Statistics
6 12 (1.88%) Fintech
7 10 (1.56%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.25%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.47%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.47%) LIMS
10 3 (0.47%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.31%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.16%) Contract for Difference
12 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.16%) Informatics
12 1 (0.16%) iPad
12 1 (0.16%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 137 (21.44%) Windows
2 86 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 46 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (6.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (4.85%) Unix
6 29 (4.54%) Linux
7 26 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.63%) Solaris
9 3 (0.47%) VMS
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (34.90%) Performance Tuning
2 171 (26.76%) High Availability
3 151 (23.63%) Business Intelligence
4 96 (15.02%) ETL
5 88 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 61 (9.55%) Database Mirroring
8 50 (7.82%) Migration
9 42 (6.57%) ITIL
10 41 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
11 40 (6.26%) Performance Monitoring
12 36 (5.63%) Database Security
13 27 (4.23%) Data Modelling
14 24 (3.76%) DevOps
15 23 (3.60%) Data Migration
16 21 (3.29%) Database Optimisation
16 21 (3.29%) Scrum
17 19 (2.97%) Server Building
18 18 (2.82%) Configuration Management
18 18 (2.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 564 (88.26%) SQL
2 275 (43.04%) T-SQL
3 91 (14.24%) PowerShell
4 33 (5.16%) C#
5 26 (4.07%) PL/SQL
6 16 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 12 (1.88%) Java
8 3 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (0.47%) VBA
9 2 (0.31%) C
10 1 (0.16%) Delphi
10 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.16%) Pascal
10 1 (0.16%) VB
10 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (10.33%) Degree
2 59 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (1.72%) MCSA
4 11 (1.72%) OCP
5 9 (1.41%) OCA
6 8 (1.25%) MCITP
6 8 (1.25%) MCSE
6 8 (1.25%) MCTS
7 3 (0.47%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.60%) SLA
2 4 (0.63%) QA
3 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.88%) VMware ESX
4 9 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (6.42%) Data Guard
2 29 (4.54%) Failover Clustering
3 26 (4.07%) SCOM
4 17 (2.66%) Ansible
5 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 16 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (2.50%) Perfmon
5 16 (2.50%) Puppet
6 14 (2.19%) CFEngine
7 11 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (1.10%) Nagios
9 4 (0.63%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.31%) Control-M
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 216 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 138 (21.60%) Oracle
3 41 (6.42%) VMware
4 23 (3.60%) Sybase
5 16 (2.50%) SolarWinds
6 15 (2.35%) RedGate
7 14 (2.19%) New Relic
7 14 (2.19%) Veritas
8 9 (1.41%) CommVault
8 9 (1.41%) Facebook
8 9 (1.41%) SAP
9 5 (0.78%) Informatica
10 4 (0.63%) Cognos
10 4 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.63%) Sun
10 4 (0.63%) Tableau
10 4 (0.63%) Talend
11 2 (0.31%) EnterpriseDB
12 1 (0.16%) iManage
12 1 (0.16%) Vertica
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