The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 414 438 447
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 199 240 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 223 216
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
SQL Server 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
35846 42011 43917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.79% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31060 35769 36543
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 Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured SQL Server DBA in the job title.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the London region.

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in London

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in London

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +48 57 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Mayfair - 1 £85,000 -
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 347 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 273 (78.67%) SQL
3 224 (64.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 178 (51.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 168 (48.41%) T-SQL
6 140 (40.35%) Microsoft
7 135 (38.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 127 (36.60%) Performance Tuning
8 127 (36.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 124 (35.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 102 (29.39%) Business Intelligence
11 96 (27.67%) Clustering
12 91 (26.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 88 (25.36%) Data Warehouse
14 87 (25.07%) Replication
15 79 (22.77%) Windows
16 77 (22.19%) Finance
17 65 (18.73%) Degree
17 65 (18.73%) High Availability
18 58 (16.71%) ETL
19 53 (15.27%) MS Excel
20 52 (14.99%) SQL Server 2005
21 49 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
22 46 (13.26%) Oracle
22 46 (13.26%) PowerShell
23 40 (11.53%) Relational Database
23 40 (11.53%) Database Mirroring
24 37 (10.66%) Windows Server
25 36 (10.37%) Performance Monitoring
26 34 (9.80%) VMware

SQL Server 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 8 (2.31%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.73%) IIS
3 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.29%) Mule
4 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (15.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.58%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.17%) SAN
2 6 (1.73%) DHCP
2 6 (1.73%) DNS
2 6 (1.73%) SMTP
3 3 (0.86%) NAS
3 3 (0.86%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 224 (64.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 178 (51.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 135 (38.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 127 (36.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 124 (35.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 91 (26.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 88 (25.36%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (14.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 40 (11.53%) Relational Database
11 30 (8.65%) Oracle Database
12 29 (8.36%) RDBMS
13 23 (6.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (5.76%) DTS
15 19 (5.48%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (3.75%) OLTP
17 12 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (2.88%) Big Data
18 10 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
19 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (5.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 17 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.31%) JIRA
4 7 (2.02%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 77 (22.19%) Finance
2 16 (4.61%) Banking
3 11 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Legal
4 10 (2.88%) Publishing
5 9 (2.59%) Marketing
6 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.73%) Law
8 4 (1.15%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.48%) .NET
2 10 (2.88%) JDBC
3 8 (2.31%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (0.86%) Web Services
6 1 (0.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 96 (27.67%) Clustering
2 87 (25.07%) Replication
3 11 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.59%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.44%) Fintech
6 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.58%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.58%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.58%) Social Media
8 2 (0.58%) Statistics
9 1 (0.29%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.29%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.29%) iPhone
9 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.77%) Windows
2 37 (10.66%) Windows Server
3 24 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (6.63%) Linux
5 18 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.44%) Unix
8 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.86%) Solaris
8 3 (0.86%) VMS
9 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (36.60%) Performance Tuning
2 102 (29.39%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (18.73%) High Availability
4 58 (16.71%) ETL
5 49 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (11.53%) Database Mirroring
7 36 (10.37%) Performance Monitoring
8 26 (7.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (7.20%) ITIL
10 20 (5.76%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (5.48%) Migration
12 16 (4.61%) Data Security
13 15 (4.32%) Database Security
14 12 (3.46%) Data Modelling
14 12 (3.46%) Server Building
15 11 (3.17%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.17%) SQL Optimisation
16 8 (2.31%) DevOps
16 8 (2.31%) Fund Management
16 8 (2.31%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 273 (78.67%) SQL
2 168 (48.41%) T-SQL
3 46 (13.26%) PowerShell
4 18 (5.19%) C#
5 10 (2.88%) Java
6 8 (2.31%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.31%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.31%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (18.73%) Degree
2 28 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.46%) MCTS
4 11 (3.17%) MCITP
4 11 (3.17%) MCSE
5 9 (2.59%) MCSA
6 6 (1.73%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.44%) SLA
2 3 (0.86%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 27 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.03%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (4.03%) VMware ESX
3 11 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (5.19%) Data Guard
2 11 (3.17%) Perfmon
3 9 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.29%) Ansible
6 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 140 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 46 (13.26%) Oracle
3 34 (9.80%) VMware
4 10 (2.88%) SolarWinds
5 6 (1.73%) RedGate
5 6 (1.73%) Sybase
6 4 (1.15%) Facebook
6 4 (1.15%) NetApp
6 4 (1.15%) Sun
6 4 (1.15%) Veritas
7 3 (0.86%) EMC
8 2 (0.58%) Citrix
8 2 (0.58%) Cognos
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.58%) Remedy
9 1 (0.29%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.29%) Talend
9 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
Docklands
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare + pension
Posted: 18 days ago