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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 437 449 461
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 134 193 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.50% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 123 181 171
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%

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
32033 38421 38887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.12% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27187 32991 33062
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 £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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 16 £60,000 +3.00% 9
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 330 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 257 (77.88%) SQL
3 199 (60.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 178 (53.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 158 (47.88%) T-SQL
6 124 (37.58%) Microsoft
6 124 (37.58%) Performance Tuning
7 99 (30.00%) Clustering
8 94 (28.48%) Replication
9 90 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 85 (25.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 83 (25.15%) High Availability
12 74 (22.42%) Finance
12 74 (22.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 74 (22.42%) Data Warehouse
13 73 (22.12%) SQL Server 2014
14 71 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (17.58%) Oracle
16 50 (15.15%) Windows
16 50 (15.15%) MS Excel
17 40 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
18 39 (11.82%) Banking
19 36 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
20 34 (10.30%) PowerShell
21 33 (10.00%) Windows Server
22 31 (9.39%) Degree
22 31 (9.39%) ETL
23 30 (9.09%) C#
24 28 (8.48%) Database Mirroring
25 27 (8.18%) .NET

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 11 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.91%) IIS
4 2 (0.61%) Apache
4 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 50 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.61%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.52%) SAN
2 2 (0.61%) HTTP
2 2 (0.61%) Internet
2 2 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) DAB
3 1 (0.30%) NAS
3 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 199 (60.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 178 (53.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 90 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 85 (25.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 74 (22.42%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (22.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 73 (22.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 36 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (7.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 26 (7.88%) MongoDB
10 24 (7.27%) DTS
11 23 (6.97%) Oracle Database
11 23 (6.97%) Relational Database
12 20 (6.06%) RDBMS
13 17 (5.15%) NoSQL
14 16 (4.85%) OLTP
15 15 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (3.94%) Hadoop
17 12 (3.64%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (3.64%) JIRA
3 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 74 (22.42%) Finance
2 39 (11.82%) Banking
3 14 (4.24%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.73%) Advertising
4 9 (2.73%) Marketing
5 8 (2.42%) Legal
6 7 (2.12%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Retail
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.18%) .NET
2 19 (5.76%) .NET Framework
3 9 (2.73%) Web Services
4 6 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (1.21%) JDBC
6 3 (0.91%) XML
7 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 99 (30.00%) Clustering
2 94 (28.48%) Replication
3 14 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.73%) Fintech
6 8 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.21%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.61%) Derivative
8 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.15%) Windows
2 33 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.15%) Linux
3 17 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.12%) Unix
7 5 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (37.58%) Performance Tuning
2 83 (25.15%) High Availability
3 71 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (9.39%) ETL
5 28 (8.48%) Database Mirroring
6 26 (7.88%) ITIL
7 25 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (6.36%) Performance Monitoring
10 20 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (3.33%) Database Optimisation
11 11 (3.33%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.03%) Change Management
12 10 (3.03%) Database Security
12 10 (3.03%) E-Commerce
12 10 (3.03%) Mentoring
13 9 (2.73%) Data Modelling
13 9 (2.73%) Database Tuning
13 9 (2.73%) Service Management
14 8 (2.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 257 (77.88%) SQL
2 158 (47.88%) T-SQL
3 34 (10.30%) PowerShell
4 30 (9.09%) C#
5 19 (5.76%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.73%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (9.39%) Degree
3 5 (1.52%) MCSA
4 4 (1.21%) MCITP
4 4 (1.21%) MCTS
5 3 (0.91%) MCSE
6 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.21%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.24%) Perfmon
2 13 (3.94%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (2.12%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.91%) Opsview
6 3 (0.91%) SCOM
7 2 (0.61%) Control-M
7 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 124 (37.58%) Microsoft
2 58 (17.58%) Oracle
3 23 (6.97%) Sybase
4 22 (6.67%) VMware
5 14 (4.24%) SolarWinds
6 9 (2.73%) Facebook
6 9 (2.73%) Veritas
7 4 (1.21%) Sun
8 2 (0.61%) Cognos
8 2 (0.61%) CommVault
8 2 (0.61%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.30%) EMC
9 1 (0.30%) IDERA
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
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