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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 325 302 327
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 369 378 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.85% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.91% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 351 338 349
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £60,200
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -14 76 £52,500 -8.69% 15
Uxbridge - 19 £41,000 -
Bromley -13 10 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Croydon - 9 £50,000 - 1
West Drayton - 2 £41,000 -
Carshalton - 1 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 793 (92.42%) SQL Server
2 776 (90.44%) SQL
3 445 (51.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 437 (50.93%) T-SQL
5 412 (48.02%) Performance Tuning
6 410 (47.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 349 (40.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 289 (33.68%) Replication
9 253 (29.49%) Finance
10 247 (28.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 235 (27.39%) Microsoft
12 233 (27.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 232 (27.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 201 (23.43%) Windows
15 193 (22.49%) Business Intelligence
16 176 (20.51%) Clustering
17 164 (19.11%) MS Excel
18 142 (16.55%) Data Warehouse
19 135 (15.73%) MySQL
20 132 (15.38%) ETL
21 124 (14.45%) Oracle
22 102 (11.89%) Relational Database
23 95 (11.07%) .NET
24 81 (9.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 79 (9.21%) E-Commerce
26 78 (9.09%) RDBMS
27 75 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
28 71 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
29 70 (8.16%) Migration
30 67 (7.81%) Banking

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.45%) IIS
3 17 (1.98%) Apache Solr
4 10 (1.17%) WorkSite
5 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.35%) SAS
7 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) CMS
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 164 (19.11%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.70%) SaaS
4 3 (0.35%) PaaS
4 3 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.15%) SAN
2 9 (1.05%) NAS
3 7 (0.82%) Internet
4 5 (0.58%) DNS
5 2 (0.23%) DHCP
5 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.23%) VPN
5 2 (0.23%) GSM
5 2 (0.23%) LAN
5 2 (0.23%) VoIP
5 2 (0.23%) WAN
5 2 (0.23%) Firewall
6 1 (0.12%) LDAP
6 1 (0.12%) SMTP
6 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 793 (92.42%) SQL Server
2 445 (51.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 410 (47.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 349 (40.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 247 (28.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 233 (27.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 232 (27.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 142 (16.55%) Data Warehouse
9 135 (15.73%) MySQL
10 102 (11.89%) Relational Database
11 81 (9.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 78 (9.09%) RDBMS
13 67 (7.81%) DTS
14 62 (7.23%) SQL Server 2000
15 50 (5.83%) Oracle Database
16 40 (4.66%) NoSQL
17 39 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
18 38 (4.43%) OLTP
19 36 (4.20%) Big Data
20 32 (3.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 20 (2.33%) Hudson
2 20 (2.33%) Selenium
3 8 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.35%) Subversion
6 2 (0.23%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 253 (29.49%) Finance
2 67 (7.81%) Banking
3 48 (5.59%) Law
4 47 (5.48%) Legal
5 42 (4.90%) Marketing
6 20 (2.33%) Retail
7 17 (1.98%) Advertising
8 14 (1.63%) Back Office
9 11 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.28%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.58%) Publishing
11 5 (0.58%) Games
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (11.07%) .NET
2 49 (5.71%) Web Services
3 38 (4.43%) XML
4 36 (4.20%) HTML
5 27 (3.15%) MDX
6 15 (1.75%) Lucene
7 13 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 12 (1.40%) WCF
9 8 (0.93%) FpML
10 6 (0.70%) Middleware
11 4 (0.47%) CSS
12 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
13 2 (0.23%) COM
14 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
14 1 (0.12%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 289 (33.68%) Replication
2 176 (20.51%) Clustering
3 55 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.91%) Social Media
4 25 (2.91%) BBC
5 16 (1.86%) Statistics
6 15 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 11 (1.28%) Data Integration
7 11 (1.28%) Computer Science
8 8 (0.93%) SWIFT
9 6 (0.70%) Open Source
9 6 (0.70%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.35%) NHS
12 1 (0.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.12%) Social Network
12 1 (0.12%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.12%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.12%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 201 (23.43%) Windows
2 75 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (6.88%) Linux
4 42 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (4.20%) UNIX
6 9 (1.05%) Solaris
7 6 (0.70%) Windows 2000
7 6 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.23%) Android
9 2 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (48.02%) Performance Tuning
2 193 (22.49%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (15.38%) ETL
4 79 (9.21%) E-Commerce
5 70 (8.16%) Migration
6 62 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (7.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 59 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 50 (5.83%) ITIL
8 50 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
9 47 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 40 (4.66%) Database Security
11 39 (4.55%) High Availability
12 38 (4.43%) Dimensional Modelling
12 38 (4.43%) Incident Management
12 38 (4.43%) Data Modelling
13 36 (4.20%) Scrum
14 26 (3.03%) Data Management
14 26 (3.03%) Analytics
15 25 (2.91%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 776 (90.44%) SQL
2 437 (50.93%) T-SQL
3 62 (7.23%) Java
4 40 (4.66%) PowerShell
5 35 (4.08%) C#
6 24 (2.80%) VB
7 23 (2.68%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.45%) C++
9 15 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 13 (1.52%) JavaScript
11 12 (1.40%) Perl
12 11 (1.28%) Python
13 5 (0.58%) VBA
14 4 (0.47%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.35%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
15 3 (0.35%) VBScript
16 2 (0.23%) PHP
16 2 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (5.36%) MCTS
3 37 (4.31%) Degree
4 35 (4.08%) MCITP
5 33 (3.85%) MCDBA
6 19 (2.21%) MCSE
7 17 (1.98%) MCSA
8 13 (1.52%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.47%) MCP
10 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (0.35%) OCP
12 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.12%) IBM Certification
13 1 (0.12%) CISA
13 1 (0.12%) MCT
13 1 (0.12%) PhD
13 1 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.63%) SLA
2 12 (1.40%) QA
3 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.35%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.28%) SCOM
2 5 (0.58%) Data Guard
2 5 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.35%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 235 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 124 (14.45%) Oracle
3 32 (3.73%) Sybase
3 32 (3.73%) Sony
4 29 (3.38%) Sun
5 27 (3.15%) VMware
6 26 (3.03%) Facebook
7 25 (2.91%) Yahoo!
7 25 (2.91%) Google
7 25 (2.91%) Apple
8 23 (2.68%) Business Objects
9 20 (2.33%) Red Gate
10 12 (1.40%) HP
11 10 (1.17%) Vertica
12 9 (1.05%) Cognos
13 7 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.82%) Percona
14 6 (0.70%) Alterian
14 6 (0.70%) SmartFocus
14 6 (0.70%) Open Text
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Bromley
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
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