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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 335 292 284
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 356 473 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 1.07% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.12% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 318 429 485
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
38279 42270 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 35754 39739
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +39 81 £54,000 -6.08% 4
Mayfair - 9 £50,000 -
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 708 (92.55%) SQL Server
2 700 (91.50%) SQL
3 396 (51.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 354 (46.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 345 (45.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 330 (43.14%) T-SQL
7 313 (40.92%) Performance Tuning
8 291 (38.04%) Finance
9 285 (37.25%) Microsoft
10 276 (36.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 259 (33.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 223 (29.15%) Clustering
13 197 (25.75%) High Availability
14 193 (25.23%) Windows
15 180 (23.53%) Replication
16 158 (20.65%) Business Intelligence
17 152 (19.87%) MS Excel
18 150 (19.61%) Oracle
18 150 (19.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 137 (17.91%) SQL Server 2005
20 118 (15.42%) Data Warehouse
21 110 (14.38%) Disaster Recovery
22 103 (13.46%) Oracle Database
23 101 (13.20%) ETL
24 97 (12.68%) Degree
25 96 (12.55%) Relational Database
26 91 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
27 86 (11.24%) Banking
28 82 (10.72%) PowerShell
29 79 (10.33%) Windows Server

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 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
1 27 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 20 (2.61%) IIS
4 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.65%) Apache
6 2 (0.26%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.13%) Confluence
7 1 (0.13%) Mule
7 1 (0.13%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 152 (19.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) SPSS
3 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.67%) SAN
2 22 (2.88%) NAS
3 11 (1.44%) DNS
4 9 (1.18%) DHCP
5 6 (0.78%) SMTP
6 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.52%) Internet
8 3 (0.39%) FTP
8 3 (0.39%) HTTP
8 3 (0.39%) SSL
9 1 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 708 (92.55%) SQL Server
2 396 (51.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 354 (46.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 345 (45.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 276 (36.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 259 (33.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 150 (19.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 137 (17.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 118 (15.42%) Data Warehouse
10 103 (13.46%) Oracle Database
11 96 (12.55%) Relational Database
12 53 (6.93%) MySQL
13 47 (6.14%) RDBMS
14 46 (6.01%) MongoDB
15 42 (5.49%) SQL Server 2000
16 41 (5.36%) NoSQL
17 39 (5.10%) Oracle Database 11g
18 31 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
19 25 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
19 25 (3.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (3.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.65%) MSBuild
6 5 (0.65%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.65%) Travis CI
7 3 (0.39%) JIRA
8 2 (0.26%) Subversion
9 1 (0.13%) ProC
9 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 291 (38.04%) Finance
2 86 (11.24%) Banking
3 57 (7.45%) Law
4 40 (5.23%) Marketing
5 34 (4.44%) Legal
6 18 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.35%) Publishing
7 17 (2.22%) Retail
8 9 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.18%) Private Banking
9 8 (1.05%) Advertising
9 8 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.92%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.52%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (9.41%) .NET
2 13 (1.70%) MDX
3 11 (1.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 9 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.05%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (0.78%) JDBC
8 5 (0.65%) Web Services
9 4 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (0.52%) LAMP
10 3 (0.39%) HTML
11 1 (0.13%) COM
11 1 (0.13%) EDI
11 1 (0.13%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.13%) J2EE
11 1 (0.13%) NHibernate
11 1 (0.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 223 (29.15%) Clustering
2 180 (23.53%) Replication
3 46 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.61%) Statistics
6 13 (1.70%) Hedge funds
7 12 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.57%) Fintech
8 11 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.18%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.65%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.52%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.52%) Cybercrime
12 4 (0.52%) iPhone
12 4 (0.52%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.39%) Data Extraction
14 2 (0.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 193 (25.23%) Windows
2 79 (10.33%) Windows Server
3 61 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (7.06%) Linux
5 39 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (3.53%) Unix
8 21 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.57%) Solaris
10 7 (0.92%) VMS
11 6 (0.78%) SUSE
11 6 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.52%) CentOS
13 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.26%) AIX
15 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (40.92%) Performance Tuning
2 197 (25.75%) High Availability
3 158 (20.65%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (14.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 101 (13.20%) ETL
6 91 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (9.93%) Capacity Planning
8 66 (8.63%) Migration
9 65 (8.50%) ITIL
9 65 (8.50%) Performance Monitoring
10 59 (7.71%) Database Mirroring
11 41 (5.36%) Data Modelling
12 35 (4.58%) Database Security
13 33 (4.31%) DevOps
14 30 (3.92%) Data Management
14 30 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (3.79%) Database Theory
15 29 (3.79%) Relational Database Theory
16 23 (3.01%) Capacity Management
16 23 (3.01%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 700 (91.50%) SQL
2 330 (43.14%) T-SQL
3 82 (10.72%) PowerShell
4 37 (4.84%) C#
5 33 (4.31%) Shell Script
6 26 (3.40%) PL/SQL
7 20 (2.61%) Perl
8 10 (1.31%) VB
9 7 (0.92%) Java
10 6 (0.78%) AWK
10 6 (0.78%) Bourne shell
10 6 (0.78%) sed
11 5 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.65%) PHP
11 5 (0.65%) Python
12 4 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.26%) VBA
14 1 (0.13%) C
14 1 (0.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 97 (12.68%) Degree
2 76 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (6.67%) MCSE
4 42 (5.49%) MCDBA
5 38 (4.97%) MCSA
6 35 (4.58%) MCITP
6 35 (4.58%) MCTS
7 29 (3.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 17 (2.22%) Security Cleared
9 13 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.26%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.22%) SLA
2 15 (1.96%) Solvency II
3 7 (0.92%) QA
4 6 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.78%) Firmware
6 6 (0.78%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (6.01%) Data Guard
2 31 (4.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 26 (3.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.92%) Perfmon
5 6 (0.78%) Ansible
5 6 (0.78%) HP SIM
5 6 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.65%) CFEngine
6 5 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.65%) Puppet
6 5 (0.65%) SCOM
7 2 (0.26%) SCCM
7 2 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.26%) WSUS
8 1 (0.13%) Nagios
8 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 285 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 150 (19.61%) Oracle
3 27 (3.53%) VMware
4 19 (2.48%) RedGate
5 18 (2.35%) Sybase
6 17 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 7 (0.92%) NetApp
8 7 (0.92%) SAP
9 6 (0.78%) Alteryx
9 6 (0.78%) SimCorp
9 6 (0.78%) Tableau
10 5 (0.65%) New Relic
10 5 (0.65%) Siebel
11 4 (0.52%) EMC
11 4 (0.52%) Remedy
12 3 (0.39%) IDERA
12 3 (0.39%) Sun
12 3 (0.39%) Veritas
13 2 (0.26%) Citrix
London
Mint
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago