The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 304 278 291
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 396 411 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.92% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 373 364 378
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £67,500 £61,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 87 £52,500 -8.69% 12
Uxbridge - 22 £41,000 -
Croydon - 11 £45,000 -
Bromley -18 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Westminster - 3 £50,000 -
West Drayton - 2 £41,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £72,500 -
Carshalton - 1 £47,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 814 (93.14%) SQL Server
2 794 (90.85%) SQL
3 462 (52.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 439 (50.23%) T-SQL
5 425 (48.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 404 (46.22%) Performance Tuning
7 366 (41.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 313 (35.81%) Replication
9 270 (30.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 269 (30.78%) Finance
11 251 (28.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 249 (28.49%) Microsoft
13 240 (27.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 215 (24.60%) Windows
15 189 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
16 177 (20.25%) Clustering
17 162 (18.54%) MS Excel
18 136 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
19 130 (14.87%) MySQL
20 123 (14.07%) ETL
21 121 (13.84%) Oracle
22 92 (10.53%) Relational Database
23 78 (8.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 78 (8.92%) .NET
23 78 (8.92%) DTS
24 77 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
25 74 (8.47%) E-Commerce
25 74 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
26 69 (7.89%) RDBMS
26 69 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.40%) IIS
3 19 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 9 (1.03%) WorkSite
5 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.11%) CMS
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 162 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.34%) PaaS
4 3 (0.34%) IaaS
5 2 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.66%) SAN
2 9 (1.03%) NAS
3 7 (0.80%) WAN
4 6 (0.69%) Internet
5 4 (0.46%) VPN
5 4 (0.46%) DNS
5 4 (0.46%) LAN
6 2 (0.23%) VoIP
6 2 (0.23%) GSM
6 2 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) LDAP
7 1 (0.11%) SMTP
7 1 (0.11%) DHCP
7 1 (0.11%) HTTP
7 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 814 (93.14%) SQL Server
2 462 (52.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 425 (48.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 366 (41.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 270 (30.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 251 (28.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 240 (27.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 136 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
9 130 (14.87%) MySQL
10 92 (10.53%) Relational Database
11 78 (8.92%) DTS
11 78 (8.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 69 (7.89%) RDBMS
13 64 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
14 51 (5.84%) Oracle Database
15 38 (4.35%) NoSQL
15 38 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 37 (4.23%) Big Data
17 35 (4.00%) OLTP
18 32 (3.66%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (3.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 16 (1.83%) Hudson
2 16 (1.83%) Selenium
3 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.57%) Subversion
5 3 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.34%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 269 (30.78%) Finance
2 64 (7.32%) Banking
3 51 (5.84%) Law
4 46 (5.26%) Marketing
5 42 (4.81%) Legal
6 25 (2.86%) Retail
7 16 (1.83%) Advertising
8 13 (1.49%) Back Office
8 13 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.37%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.92%) Publishing
11 5 (0.57%) Games
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (8.92%) .NET
2 45 (5.15%) Web Services
3 36 (4.12%) XML
4 34 (3.89%) HTML
5 26 (2.97%) MDX
6 17 (1.95%) Lucene
7 9 (1.03%) WCF
8 8 (0.92%) FpML
9 6 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.69%) Middleware
10 4 (0.46%) CSS
11 3 (0.34%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.23%) COM
13 1 (0.11%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.11%) Kafka
13 1 (0.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 313 (35.81%) Replication
2 177 (20.25%) Clustering
3 22 (2.52%) Social Media
3 22 (2.52%) BBC
4 13 (1.49%) Hedge funds
4 13 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 12 (1.37%) Statistics
6 11 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 8 (0.92%) SWIFT
8 6 (0.69%) Open Source
8 6 (0.69%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.34%) NHS
11 3 (0.34%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.11%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.11%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.11%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 215 (24.60%) Windows
2 77 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (7.32%) Linux
4 46 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (4.69%) UNIX
7 9 (1.03%) Solaris
8 6 (0.69%) Windows 2000
8 6 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.23%) Android
10 2 (0.23%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (46.22%) Performance Tuning
2 189 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
3 123 (14.07%) ETL
4 74 (8.47%) E-Commerce
5 69 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 67 (7.67%) Migration
7 60 (6.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 48 (5.49%) ITIL
9 46 (5.26%) Scrum
10 45 (5.15%) Data Modelling
10 45 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
11 41 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 40 (4.58%) High Availability
13 37 (4.23%) Database Security
14 33 (3.78%) Incident Management
15 31 (3.55%) Database Tuning
16 29 (3.32%) Analytics
17 28 (3.20%) Dimensional Modelling
18 22 (2.52%) Kanban
18 22 (2.52%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 794 (90.85%) SQL
2 439 (50.23%) T-SQL
3 56 (6.41%) Java
4 42 (4.81%) PowerShell
5 30 (3.43%) C#
6 24 (2.75%) VB
7 23 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 18 (2.06%) C++
9 16 (1.83%) Perl
9 16 (1.83%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.49%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.14%) Python
12 8 (0.92%) VBA
13 3 (0.34%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 3 (0.34%) VBScript
14 2 (0.23%) PHP
14 2 (0.23%) Ruby
14 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (5.15%) MCTS
3 41 (4.69%) MCITP
4 39 (4.46%) Degree
5 31 (3.55%) MCDBA
6 19 (2.17%) MCSE
7 17 (1.95%) MCSA
8 13 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 6 (0.69%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.46%) MCP
13 3 (0.34%) OCP
13 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.23%) MCSD
14 2 (0.23%) CISA
15 1 (0.11%) HND
15 1 (0.11%) PhD
15 1 (0.11%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.60%) SLA
2 11 (1.26%) QA
3 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.80%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.26%) SCOM
2 10 (1.14%) Data Guard
3 7 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.23%) Nagios
6 2 (0.23%) OpenView
6 2 (0.23%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.11%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 249 (28.49%) Microsoft
2 121 (13.84%) Oracle
3 35 (4.00%) VMware
4 29 (3.32%) Sony
4 29 (3.32%) Sybase
4 29 (3.32%) Sun
5 22 (2.52%) Apple
5 22 (2.52%) Yahoo!
5 22 (2.52%) Google
5 22 (2.52%) Facebook
6 20 (2.29%) Business Objects
7 18 (2.06%) Red Gate
8 13 (1.49%) HP
9 11 (1.26%) Cognos
10 10 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.14%) Vertica
11 9 (1.03%) Percona
12 6 (0.69%) Veritas
12 6 (0.69%) SmartFocus
12 6 (0.69%) Open Text
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £42,000 per year plus bens
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, plus bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 26 days ago