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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 310 339 317
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 360 365 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.84% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.87% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 338 339 391
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £65,000
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
36538 41790 43339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.78% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31649 35574 36041
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +47 100 £55,000 - 4
Brentford -2 2 £59,250 -
Mayfair - 1 £85,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 666 (92.50%) SQL Server
2 646 (89.72%) SQL
3 413 (57.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 332 (46.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 326 (45.28%) T-SQL
6 288 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 271 (37.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 264 (36.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 245 (34.03%) Microsoft
10 232 (32.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 221 (30.69%) Finance
12 197 (27.36%) Clustering
13 179 (24.86%) Replication
14 175 (24.31%) High Availability
15 174 (24.17%) Windows
16 171 (23.75%) Business Intelligence
17 162 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 153 (21.25%) Oracle
19 139 (19.31%) Data Warehouse
20 131 (18.19%) MS Excel
21 125 (17.36%) ETL
22 110 (15.28%) Degree
23 101 (14.03%) PowerShell
24 99 (13.75%) Oracle Database
24 99 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
25 97 (13.47%) SQL Server 2005
26 85 (11.81%) Database Mirroring
27 81 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
27 81 (11.25%) Windows Server
28 74 (10.28%) Relational Database

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 37 (5.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 20 (2.78%) IIS
3 19 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.14%) Apache
5 1 (0.14%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.14%) Mule
5 1 (0.14%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 131 (18.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.97%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.14%) SAN
2 16 (2.22%) NAS
3 9 (1.25%) DNS
4 8 (1.11%) DHCP
4 8 (1.11%) SMTP
5 5 (0.69%) Internet
6 3 (0.42%) Extranet
6 3 (0.42%) Intranet
6 3 (0.42%) SSL
7 1 (0.14%) MVNO
7 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (92.50%) SQL Server
2 413 (57.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 332 (46.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 271 (37.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 264 (36.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 232 (32.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 162 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 139 (19.31%) Data Warehouse
9 99 (13.75%) Oracle Database
10 97 (13.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 74 (10.28%) Relational Database
12 52 (7.22%) RDBMS
13 43 (5.97%) NoSQL
14 37 (5.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 37 (5.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 36 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
16 33 (4.58%) SQL Server 2000
17 30 (4.17%) MySQL
18 29 (4.03%) DTS
18 29 (4.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (3.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (1.81%) JIRA
5 12 (1.67%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (1.25%) MSBuild
7 9 (1.25%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.25%) Travis CI
8 8 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 221 (30.69%) Finance
2 68 (9.44%) Banking
3 26 (3.61%) Legal
4 22 (3.06%) Marketing
5 19 (2.64%) Law
6 13 (1.81%) Publishing
7 12 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.39%) Retail
9 8 (1.11%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.97%) Advertising
11 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.67%) .NET
2 11 (1.53%) .NET Framework
3 10 (1.39%) JDBC
4 7 (0.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.56%) Web Services
7 3 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.42%) LAMP
8 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (0.28%) MDX
9 1 (0.14%) EDI
9 1 (0.14%) J2EE
9 1 (0.14%) JSON
9 1 (0.14%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 197 (27.36%) Clustering
2 179 (24.86%) Replication
3 34 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.06%) Statistics
6 14 (1.94%) Hedge funds
7 11 (1.53%) Fintech
8 10 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.97%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.83%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.56%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.56%) Cybercrime
12 4 (0.56%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.56%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.56%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.42%) LIMS
13 3 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (24.17%) Windows
2 81 (11.25%) Windows Server
3 55 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (4.58%) Linux
6 32 (4.44%) Unix
7 23 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.11%) Solaris
9 7 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.97%) VMS
10 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 175 (24.31%) High Availability
3 171 (23.75%) Business Intelligence
4 125 (17.36%) ETL
5 99 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (11.81%) Database Mirroring
7 81 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 67 (9.31%) Migration
9 61 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
10 59 (8.19%) Performance Monitoring
11 49 (6.81%) ITIL
12 44 (6.11%) Data Modelling
13 38 (5.28%) Database Security
14 27 (3.75%) DevOps
15 26 (3.61%) Data Migration
15 26 (3.61%) Scrum
16 23 (3.19%) Configuration Management
17 22 (3.06%) Data Management
17 22 (3.06%) Service Delivery
18 21 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 646 (89.72%) SQL
2 326 (45.28%) T-SQL
3 101 (14.03%) PowerShell
4 32 (4.44%) C#
5 28 (3.89%) PL/SQL
6 24 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.81%) Java
8 7 (0.97%) Bash Shell
8 7 (0.97%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (0.56%) Python
10 2 (0.28%) C
10 2 (0.28%) Perl
11 1 (0.14%) Delphi
11 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.14%) Pascal
11 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (15.28%) Degree
2 50 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.06%) MCSE
4 20 (2.78%) MCSA
5 19 (2.64%) MCTS
6 17 (2.36%) MCDBA
6 17 (2.36%) MCITP
6 17 (2.36%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (1.25%) OCP
8 8 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (1.11%) OCA
9 5 (0.69%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.50%) SLA
2 6 (0.83%) QA
3 5 (0.69%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (6.94%) Oracle RAC
2 41 (5.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 15 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (7.22%) Data Guard
2 24 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 18 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (2.36%) Failover Clustering
4 17 (2.36%) SCOM
5 15 (2.08%) Perfmon
6 12 (1.67%) Ansible
7 11 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.53%) Puppet
8 9 (1.25%) CFEngine
9 6 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.42%) Nagios
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 245 (34.03%) Microsoft
2 153 (21.25%) Oracle
3 49 (6.81%) VMware
4 22 (3.06%) SolarWinds
5 21 (2.92%) Sybase
6 18 (2.50%) RedGate
7 9 (1.25%) New Relic
7 9 (1.25%) Veritas
8 7 (0.97%) SAP
8 7 (0.97%) SimCorp
8 7 (0.97%) Tableau
9 6 (0.83%) Alteryx
9 6 (0.83%) NetApp
10 5 (0.69%) Informatica
10 5 (0.69%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.69%) Talend
11 4 (0.56%) Cognos
11 4 (0.56%) CommVault
11 4 (0.56%) Facebook
11 4 (0.56%) Remedy
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + overtime + 5k benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on call, allowances
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £50,000
Posted: 10 days ago
North London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare + pension
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £45,000 plus discretionary
Posted: 4 days ago