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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 344 307 304
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 267 407 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 1.00% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.04% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 250 384 387
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,250 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
32377 39014 40066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27430 33625 33882
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +1 44 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Brentford +5 5 £52,500 -41.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +14 4 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Ilford - 3 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 492 (93.18%) SQL Server
2 457 (86.55%) SQL
3 295 (55.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 255 (48.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 216 (40.91%) T-SQL
6 194 (36.74%) Performance Tuning
7 174 (32.95%) Microsoft
8 162 (30.68%) Finance
9 154 (29.17%) Clustering
10 151 (28.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 146 (27.65%) Replication
12 143 (27.08%) High Availability
13 133 (25.19%) Oracle
14 119 (22.54%) SQL Server 2014
15 116 (21.97%) SQL Server 2012
16 107 (20.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 105 (19.89%) Windows
18 100 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
19 90 (17.05%) MS Excel
20 87 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
21 84 (15.91%) Banking
22 83 (15.72%) Disaster Recovery
23 79 (14.96%) NoSQL
24 71 (13.45%) Windows Server
25 69 (13.07%) Microsoft Azure
26 65 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
27 63 (11.93%) MongoDB
28 62 (11.74%) PowerShell
29 57 (10.80%) SQL Server 2005
30 53 (10.04%) Oracle 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 26 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
1 26 (4.92%) IIS
2 22 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.38%) Apache
3 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.19%) JBoss
4 1 (0.19%) SAS
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 90 (17.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.19%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 69 (13.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.08%) PaaS
5 8 (1.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.98%) Internet
2 16 (3.03%) Intranet
3 14 (2.65%) Extranet
4 12 (2.27%) SAN
5 2 (0.38%) Firewall
5 2 (0.38%) HTTP
5 2 (0.38%) LDAP
6 1 (0.19%) DAB
6 1 (0.19%) MVNO
6 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (93.18%) SQL Server
2 295 (55.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 255 (48.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 151 (28.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 119 (22.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 116 (21.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 107 (20.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 87 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
9 79 (14.96%) NoSQL
10 63 (11.93%) MongoDB
11 57 (10.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 53 (10.04%) Oracle Database
13 41 (7.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 36 (6.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 35 (6.63%) MySQL
15 35 (6.63%) Relational Database
16 34 (6.44%) SQL Server 2000
17 31 (5.87%) RDBMS
18 25 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
19 24 (4.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 29 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (5.30%) JIRA
3 20 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 19 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (3.60%) MSBuild
4 19 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 19 (3.60%) TeamCity
4 19 (3.60%) Travis CI
5 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 162 (30.68%) Finance
2 84 (15.91%) Banking
3 19 (3.60%) Legal
4 13 (2.46%) Advertising
5 12 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.89%) Retail
7 9 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.70%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.14%) Law
8 6 (1.14%) Marketing
8 6 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.28%) .NET
2 18 (3.41%) .NET Framework
3 12 (2.27%) XML
4 9 (1.70%) Web Services
5 7 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (0.76%) ODBC
7 3 (0.57%) SOAP
8 2 (0.38%) HTML
8 2 (0.38%) JDBC
9 1 (0.19%) JSON
9 1 (0.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 154 (29.17%) Clustering
2 146 (27.65%) Replication
3 34 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.84%) Fintech
7 10 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.70%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.33%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.57%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.38%) Derivative
11 2 (0.38%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.19%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.19%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.19%) Online Games
12 1 (0.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 105 (19.89%) Windows
2 71 (13.45%) Windows Server
3 36 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (5.49%) Linux
4 29 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (3.60%) Unix
7 6 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (36.74%) Performance Tuning
2 143 (27.08%) High Availability
3 100 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (15.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 65 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (9.85%) ETL
7 44 (8.33%) ITIL
8 38 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
9 32 (6.06%) Migration
10 31 (5.87%) Database Mirroring
11 27 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
12 25 (4.73%) Data Modelling
13 23 (4.36%) DevOps
13 23 (4.36%) Scrum
14 22 (4.17%) Change Management
14 22 (4.17%) Database Optimisation
14 22 (4.17%) E-Commerce
15 21 (3.98%) Configuration Management
16 20 (3.79%) Service Management
17 19 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 457 (86.55%) SQL
2 216 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 62 (11.74%) PowerShell
4 34 (6.44%) C#
5 25 (4.73%) PL/SQL
6 17 (3.22%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.52%) Java
9 4 (0.76%) Python
10 2 (0.38%) VB
10 2 (0.38%) VBA
11 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.19%) C
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (6.63%) Degree
3 13 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (1.52%) OCA
5 5 (0.95%) OCP
6 2 (0.38%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.38%) MCSA
6 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) MCSE
7 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.84%) SLA
2 8 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.76%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (5.68%) Failover Clustering
2 19 (3.60%) Ansible
2 19 (3.60%) CFEngine
2 19 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (3.60%) Puppet
3 18 (3.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 15 (2.84%) SCOM
5 13 (2.46%) Data Guard
6 11 (2.08%) Perfmon
7 7 (1.33%) Nagios
7 7 (1.33%) Opsview
7 7 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 2 (0.38%) Control-M
10 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 174 (32.95%) Microsoft
2 133 (25.19%) Oracle
3 44 (8.33%) Sybase
4 22 (4.17%) VMware
5 21 (3.98%) RedGate
6 19 (3.60%) New Relic
7 11 (2.08%) SolarWinds
7 11 (2.08%) Tableau
8 10 (1.89%) Veritas
9 6 (1.14%) CommVault
9 6 (1.14%) Facebook
9 6 (1.14%) SAP
9 6 (1.14%) Sun
10 4 (0.76%) Splunk
11 3 (0.57%) Cognos
11 3 (0.57%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.38%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (0.38%) Vertica
13 1 (0.19%) iManage
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Wimbledon
Think IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £45,000 plus discretionary
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago