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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 335 312 298
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 344 394 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.86% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.92% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 323 373 344
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,150
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £63,700 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +32 82 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Croydon -1 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £56,000 -
Lewisham - 1 £46,500 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 737 (94.49%) SQL Server
2 712 (91.28%) SQL
3 409 (52.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 380 (48.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 372 (47.69%) T-SQL
6 355 (45.51%) Performance Tuning
7 344 (44.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 321 (41.15%) Replication
9 291 (37.31%) Clustering
10 268 (34.36%) Microsoft
11 267 (34.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 260 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 255 (32.69%) Finance
14 196 (25.13%) Business Intelligence
15 168 (21.54%) Oracle
16 165 (21.15%) Windows
17 150 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
18 139 (17.82%) MS Excel
19 114 (14.62%) SQL Server 2005
20 106 (13.59%) Oracle Database
21 99 (12.69%) ETL
22 96 (12.31%) Banking
23 88 (11.28%) Capacity Planning
24 87 (11.15%) High Availability
25 82 (10.51%) Database Mirroring
26 81 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
27 76 (9.74%) Database Security
28 75 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
29 73 (9.36%) PowerShell
30 71 (9.10%) Linux

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 55 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.82%) IIS
3 6 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.51%) SAS
5 3 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.13%) CMS
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 139 (17.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.51%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Sophis RISQUE
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.90%) GitHub
5 6 (0.77%) SaaS
6 4 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.21%) SAN
2 11 (1.41%) Internet
3 5 (0.64%) Firewall
4 3 (0.38%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.26%) NAS
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 737 (94.49%) SQL Server
2 409 (52.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 380 (48.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 344 (44.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 267 (34.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 260 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 150 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
8 114 (14.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 106 (13.59%) Oracle Database
10 70 (8.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 69 (8.85%) MySQL
12 59 (7.56%) Relational Database
13 47 (6.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 45 (5.77%) RDBMS
15 36 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
16 30 (3.85%) DTS
17 26 (3.33%) NoSQL
18 23 (2.95%) OLAP
19 16 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
20 14 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (3.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 20 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.28%) JIRA
4 9 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.13%) MSTest
General
1 255 (32.69%) Finance
2 96 (12.31%) Banking
3 38 (4.87%) Law
4 35 (4.49%) Legal
4 35 (4.49%) Retail
5 34 (4.36%) Marketing
6 22 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.44%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.18%) Games
9 12 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.15%) Advertising
11 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.77%) Front Office
13 4 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.38%) Electronics
14 3 (0.38%) Local Government
15 2 (0.26%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.31%) .NET
2 13 (1.67%) .NET Framework
3 12 (1.54%) Web Services
4 10 (1.28%) MDX
5 8 (1.03%) COM
6 6 (0.77%) HTML
6 6 (0.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (0.64%) XML
8 3 (0.38%) Middleware
8 3 (0.38%) CSS
8 3 (0.38%) JDBC
8 3 (0.38%) WCF
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 321 (41.15%) Replication
2 291 (37.31%) Clustering
3 45 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.74%) Hedge funds
5 27 (3.46%) Data Centre
6 24 (3.08%) Statistics
7 14 (1.79%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.15%) Social Network
9 8 (1.03%) iPhone
10 6 (0.77%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.51%) Life Science
11 4 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.51%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.38%) DTV
12 3 (0.38%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.38%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.26%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.26%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 165 (21.15%) Windows
2 71 (9.10%) Linux
3 40 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (3.59%) UNIX
4 28 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.77%) Android
8 5 (0.64%) CentOS
9 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.38%) Solaris
10 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (45.51%) Performance Tuning
2 196 (25.13%) Business Intelligence
3 99 (12.69%) ETL
4 88 (11.28%) Capacity Planning
5 87 (11.15%) High Availability
6 82 (10.51%) Database Mirroring
7 81 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 76 (9.74%) Database Security
9 75 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (8.33%) Migration
11 54 (6.92%) ITIL
12 48 (6.15%) Database Tuning
13 46 (5.90%) Performance Monitoring
14 33 (4.23%) Data Management
15 31 (3.97%) Scrum
15 31 (3.97%) CRM
16 28 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (2.95%) DevOps
18 22 (2.82%) ERP
19 21 (2.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 712 (91.28%) SQL
2 372 (47.69%) T-SQL
3 73 (9.36%) PowerShell
4 30 (3.85%) Java
5 22 (2.82%) Python
6 21 (2.69%) Shell Script
7 15 (1.92%) C#
8 13 (1.67%) JavaScript
9 12 (1.54%) Perl
9 12 (1.54%) Ruby
9 12 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.15%) VBScript
11 8 (1.03%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.38%) C
13 3 (0.38%) PHP5
13 3 (0.38%) VB
13 3 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (5.90%) Degree
3 24 (3.08%) MCITP
4 20 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.79%) MCSA
6 12 (1.54%) MCSE
7 11 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.41%) MCTS
8 9 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (1.03%) MCDBA
10 5 (0.64%) OCP
11 2 (0.26%) OCA
11 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.13%) RHCE
12 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.95%) QA
2 9 (1.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) EMIR
4 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 36 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (4.23%) Data Guard
2 17 (2.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (1.15%) SCOM
3 9 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.90%) Puppet
5 6 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.38%) SCCM
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle Statspack
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 268 (34.36%) Microsoft
2 168 (21.54%) Oracle
3 42 (5.38%) VMware
4 30 (3.85%) Red Gate
5 21 (2.69%) Sybase
6 14 (1.79%) Cognos
6 14 (1.79%) Facebook
7 13 (1.67%) Tableau
7 13 (1.67%) Google
7 13 (1.67%) SAP
8 12 (1.54%) Twitter
9 10 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.28%) Siebel
10 8 (1.03%) IBM
11 6 (0.77%) Alteryx
12 4 (0.51%) Wall Street Systems
12 4 (0.51%) EMC
12 4 (0.51%) Citrix
12 4 (0.51%) Veritas
12 4 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: UP TO £40K + BENEFITS
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Venturi
Salary: £75000.00 - £88000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + brillinat bonusesa and benefits
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London
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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London
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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