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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 353 275 285
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 323 485 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 1.12% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.17% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 293 451 469
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 £39,200 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
38586 41434 47556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.73% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33498 34951 39758
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +3 66 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Mayfair - 9 £55,000 -
Harrow +6 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £43,750 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 696 (92.80%) SQL Server
2 679 (90.53%) SQL
3 384 (51.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 355 (47.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 349 (46.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 323 (43.07%) T-SQL
7 308 (41.07%) Performance Tuning
8 281 (37.47%) Microsoft
9 276 (36.80%) Finance
10 255 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 248 (33.07%) SQL Server 2014
12 223 (29.73%) Clustering
13 195 (26.00%) Replication
13 195 (26.00%) High Availability
14 179 (23.87%) Windows
15 151 (20.13%) MS Excel
16 141 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
16 141 (18.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 138 (18.40%) SQL Server 2005
18 136 (18.13%) Oracle
19 110 (14.67%) Disaster Recovery
20 101 (13.47%) Data Warehouse
21 92 (12.27%) Relational Database
22 87 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
23 86 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
24 85 (11.33%) Oracle Database
25 84 (11.20%) Degree
25 84 (11.20%) ETL
26 82 (10.93%) Banking
27 76 (10.13%) Capacity Planning

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 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.73%) IIS
4 7 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.67%) Apache
6 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.13%) Confluence
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 151 (20.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.53%) SPSS
3 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.80%) SaaS
4 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.53%) SAN
2 23 (3.07%) NAS
3 10 (1.33%) DNS
4 7 (0.93%) DHCP
4 7 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.67%) SMTP
6 4 (0.53%) Internet
7 3 (0.40%) FTP
7 3 (0.40%) HTTP
7 3 (0.40%) SSL
8 1 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 696 (92.80%) SQL Server
2 384 (51.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 355 (47.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 349 (46.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 255 (34.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 248 (33.07%) SQL Server 2014
7 141 (18.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 138 (18.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 101 (13.47%) Data Warehouse
10 92 (12.27%) Relational Database
11 85 (11.33%) Oracle Database
12 60 (8.00%) MySQL
13 47 (6.27%) MongoDB
14 45 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 40 (5.33%) RDBMS
16 39 (5.20%) NoSQL
17 35 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
18 24 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
19 21 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 20 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.40%) JIRA
7 2 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.27%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.27%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.13%) ProC
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 276 (36.80%) Finance
2 82 (10.93%) Banking
3 62 (8.27%) Law
4 38 (5.07%) Marketing
5 33 (4.40%) Legal
6 21 (2.80%) Retail
7 20 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.27%) Publishing
9 10 (1.33%) Private Banking
9 10 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.07%) Advertising
11 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.53%) Games
13 2 (0.27%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (8.93%) .NET
2 14 (1.87%) MDX
3 10 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (1.07%) .NET Framework
5 7 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (0.80%) HTML
7 5 (0.67%) Web Services
8 4 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (0.53%) LAMP
9 1 (0.13%) COM
9 1 (0.13%) EDI
9 1 (0.13%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.13%) J2EE
9 1 (0.13%) Memcached
9 1 (0.13%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 223 (29.73%) Clustering
2 195 (26.00%) Replication
3 38 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.93%) Statistics
5 19 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.73%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.20%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.07%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.07%) Fintech
11 5 (0.67%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.53%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.53%) Cybercrime
12 4 (0.53%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.53%) iPhone
12 4 (0.53%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.27%) FMCG
13 2 (0.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 179 (23.87%) Windows
2 73 (9.73%) Windows Server
3 57 (7.60%) Linux
4 53 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.60%) Unix
8 20 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.47%) Solaris
10 9 (1.20%) SUSE
10 9 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.53%) CentOS
12 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.27%) AIX
13 2 (0.27%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (41.07%) Performance Tuning
2 195 (26.00%) High Availability
3 141 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
4 110 (14.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 86 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (11.20%) ETL
7 76 (10.13%) Capacity Planning
8 73 (9.73%) ITIL
8 73 (9.73%) Migration
9 59 (7.87%) Performance Monitoring
10 57 (7.60%) Database Mirroring
11 47 (6.27%) Database Security
12 41 (5.47%) Data Modelling
13 38 (5.07%) Data Management
14 36 (4.80%) Incident Management
15 34 (4.53%) Database Theory
15 34 (4.53%) Relational Database Theory
16 31 (4.13%) DevOps
16 31 (4.13%) User Acceptance Testing
17 25 (3.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 679 (90.53%) SQL
2 323 (43.07%) T-SQL
3 68 (9.07%) PowerShell
4 35 (4.67%) C#
5 34 (4.53%) Shell Script
6 32 (4.27%) PL/SQL
7 23 (3.07%) Perl
8 10 (1.33%) VB
9 9 (1.20%) AWK
9 9 (1.20%) Bourne shell
9 9 (1.20%) sed
10 6 (0.80%) Python
11 5 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.67%) PHP
12 4 (0.53%) Java
12 4 (0.53%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.27%) VBA
14 1 (0.13%) C
14 1 (0.13%) Clojure
14 1 (0.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 87 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (11.20%) Degree
3 57 (7.60%) MCSE
4 48 (6.40%) MCDBA
5 46 (6.13%) MCITP
6 41 (5.47%) MCSA
7 40 (5.33%) MCTS
8 34 (4.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 23 (3.07%) Security Cleared
10 19 (2.53%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.53%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.27%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.27%) Solvency II
2 14 (1.87%) SLA
3 8 (1.07%) QA
4 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.20%) Firmware
5 4 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 31 (4.13%) Data Guard
2 27 (3.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (1.20%) HP SIM
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.80%) Perfmon
5 3 (0.40%) SCCM
5 3 (0.40%) SCOM
5 3 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.27%) Ansible
6 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.27%) Puppet
6 2 (0.27%) WSUS
7 1 (0.13%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.13%) Nagios
7 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 281 (37.47%) Microsoft
2 136 (18.13%) Oracle
3 22 (2.93%) VMware
4 17 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 17 (2.27%) RedGate
5 16 (2.13%) SolarWinds
6 14 (1.87%) Sybase
7 11 (1.47%) Siebel
8 7 (0.93%) NetApp
9 6 (0.80%) Alteryx
9 6 (0.80%) SimCorp
9 6 (0.80%) Tableau
10 4 (0.53%) Remedy
10 4 (0.53%) SAP
10 4 (0.53%) Sun
11 3 (0.40%) EMC
11 3 (0.40%) IDERA
11 3 (0.40%) Symantec
12 2 (0.27%) Citrix
12 2 (0.27%) New Relic
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
@ITS
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 20% uncapped bonus + 12% pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mencap
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London City or Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago