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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 320 310 294
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 356 434 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.98% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.02% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 320 400 459
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £80,000 £67,500
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
37807 42544 46053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32843 35994 38637
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +52 93 £55,000 - 6
Mayfair - 8 £50,000 -
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Brentford - 1 £61,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 683 (92.80%) SQL
2 680 (92.39%) SQL Server
3 393 (53.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 332 (45.11%) T-SQL
5 331 (44.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 325 (44.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 295 (40.08%) Performance Tuning
8 283 (38.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 272 (36.96%) Finance
10 269 (36.55%) Microsoft
11 238 (32.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 211 (28.67%) Clustering
13 203 (27.58%) Windows
14 181 (24.59%) High Availability
15 165 (22.42%) Replication
16 162 (22.01%) Business Intelligence
17 156 (21.20%) Oracle
18 148 (20.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 146 (19.84%) MS Excel
20 127 (17.26%) Data Warehouse
21 122 (16.58%) SQL Server 2005
22 113 (15.35%) ETL
23 112 (15.22%) Oracle Database
24 103 (13.99%) Degree
25 99 (13.45%) Disaster Recovery
25 99 (13.45%) PowerShell
26 93 (12.64%) Relational Database
27 89 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
28 86 (11.68%) Banking
28 86 (11.68%) 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 34 (4.62%) Oracle Coherence
2 25 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (3.40%) IIS
3 21 (2.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) Mule
6 1 (0.14%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 146 (19.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.54%) SPSS
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.82%) SaaS
4 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.07%) SAN
2 21 (2.85%) NAS
3 12 (1.63%) DNS
4 9 (1.22%) DHCP
5 8 (1.09%) SMTP
6 4 (0.54%) Internet
6 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.41%) FTP
7 3 (0.41%) HTTP
7 3 (0.41%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 680 (92.39%) SQL Server
2 393 (53.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 331 (44.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 325 (44.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 283 (38.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 238 (32.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 148 (20.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 127 (17.26%) Data Warehouse
9 122 (16.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 112 (15.22%) Oracle Database
11 93 (12.64%) Relational Database
12 52 (7.07%) RDBMS
13 46 (6.25%) MySQL
13 46 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 41 (5.57%) MongoDB
15 37 (5.03%) NoSQL
16 33 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
17 32 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
18 30 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
19 26 (3.53%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 35 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (3.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.36%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.09%) MSBuild
6 8 (1.09%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.09%) Travis CI
6 8 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.41%) JIRA
8 2 (0.27%) Subversion
9 1 (0.14%) ProC
9 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 272 (36.96%) Finance
2 86 (11.68%) Banking
3 52 (7.07%) Law
4 38 (5.16%) Marketing
5 29 (3.94%) Legal
6 17 (2.31%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.17%) Retail
8 15 (2.04%) Publishing
9 8 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.95%) Advertising
10 7 (0.95%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.41%) Games
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.24%) .NET
2 11 (1.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 9 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 7 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (0.95%) JDBC
6 6 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (0.68%) MDX
7 5 (0.68%) Web Services
8 4 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (0.54%) LAMP
9 3 (0.41%) HTML
10 1 (0.14%) COM
10 1 (0.14%) EDI
10 1 (0.14%) J2EE
10 1 (0.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 211 (28.67%) Clustering
2 165 (22.42%) Replication
3 43 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.31%) Statistics
6 14 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 12 (1.63%) Fintech
8 11 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.36%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.68%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (0.54%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.54%) iPhone
13 4 (0.54%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.41%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 203 (27.58%) Windows
2 86 (11.68%) Windows Server
3 64 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (6.39%) Linux
5 43 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (3.94%) Unix
8 18 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.36%) Solaris
10 7 (0.95%) VMS
11 4 (0.54%) CentOS
11 4 (0.54%) SUSE
11 4 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (40.08%) Performance Tuning
2 181 (24.59%) High Availability
3 162 (22.01%) Business Intelligence
4 113 (15.35%) ETL
5 99 (13.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 89 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (9.24%) Capacity Planning
8 63 (8.56%) Database Mirroring
8 63 (8.56%) Migration
8 63 (8.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 57 (7.74%) ITIL
10 38 (5.16%) Data Modelling
11 36 (4.89%) Database Security
12 32 (4.35%) DevOps
13 24 (3.26%) Data Management
13 24 (3.26%) Data Security
13 24 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (3.13%) Data Migration
14 23 (3.13%) Database Theory
14 23 (3.13%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 683 (92.80%) SQL
2 332 (45.11%) T-SQL
3 99 (13.45%) PowerShell
4 36 (4.89%) C#
5 30 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 24 (3.26%) PL/SQL
7 14 (1.90%) Perl
8 9 (1.22%) Java
9 7 (0.95%) VB
10 6 (0.82%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.68%) PHP
11 5 (0.68%) Python
12 4 (0.54%) AWK
12 4 (0.54%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.54%) sed
13 3 (0.41%) C
13 3 (0.41%) VBA
14 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 103 (13.99%) Degree
2 65 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (5.71%) MCSE
4 36 (4.89%) MCSA
4 36 (4.89%) MCTS
5 34 (4.62%) MCDBA
6 32 (4.35%) MCITP
7 23 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.82%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.41%) OCA
12 3 (0.41%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.58%) SLA
2 12 (1.63%) Solvency II
3 8 (1.09%) QA
4 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (6.39%) Oracle RAC
2 45 (6.11%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.54%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (7.20%) Data Guard
2 27 (3.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 22 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (1.22%) Ansible
5 8 (1.09%) CFEngine
5 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.09%) Perfmon
5 8 (1.09%) Puppet
5 8 (1.09%) SCOM
6 7 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.54%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.27%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) Nagios
10 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.14%) SCCM
10 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 269 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 156 (21.20%) Oracle
3 42 (5.71%) VMware
4 22 (2.99%) RedGate
5 21 (2.85%) SolarWinds
5 21 (2.85%) Sybase
6 12 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.09%) New Relic
8 7 (0.95%) NetApp
8 7 (0.95%) SAP
8 7 (0.95%) SimCorp
9 6 (0.82%) Alteryx
9 6 (0.82%) Tableau
10 4 (0.54%) EMC
10 4 (0.54%) Remedy
10 4 (0.54%) Veritas
11 3 (0.41%) Cognos
12 2 (0.27%) Citrix
12 2 (0.27%) IBM
13 1 (0.14%) Sun
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum for initital 12 month FTC
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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dotMailer Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
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London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago