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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 457 431 452
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 138 236 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 133 215 200
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £70,000
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
33643 41995 43834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.88% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28690 35684 37222
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 31 £55,000 -6.77% 3
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 340 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 261 (76.76%) SQL
3 219 (64.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 174 (51.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 163 (47.94%) T-SQL
6 133 (39.12%) Microsoft
7 119 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
8 107 (31.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 102 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 100 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 95 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
12 90 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 86 (25.29%) Clustering
13 86 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
14 81 (23.82%) Replication
15 72 (21.18%) Finance
16 69 (20.29%) High Availability
17 67 (19.71%) Windows
18 58 (17.06%) Degree
19 55 (16.18%) MS Excel
20 54 (15.88%) ETL
21 46 (13.53%) Oracle
22 43 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
22 43 (12.65%) PowerShell
23 40 (11.76%) Windows Server
24 38 (11.18%) SQL Server 2005
25 37 (10.88%) Microsoft Certification
26 35 (10.29%) Database Mirroring
27 32 (9.41%) VMware
28 31 (9.12%) Performance Monitoring

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 (2.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.47%) IIS
4 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.29%) Mule
5 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.59%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) SAN
2 4 (1.18%) DHCP
2 4 (1.18%) DNS
2 4 (1.18%) SMTP
3 1 (0.29%) NAS
3 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 219 (64.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 174 (51.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 107 (31.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 102 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 100 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 90 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 86 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (11.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (7.94%) Relational Database
11 26 (7.65%) RDBMS
12 25 (7.35%) Oracle Database
13 24 (7.06%) DTS
13 24 (7.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (4.41%) OLTP
14 15 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (2.65%) MongoDB
16 8 (2.35%) Big Data
16 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2016
17 6 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (4.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (3.24%) JIRA
3 8 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 72 (21.18%) Finance
2 26 (7.65%) Banking
3 15 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.65%) Advertising
4 9 (2.65%) Marketing
5 7 (2.06%) Legal
6 4 (1.18%) Publishing
7 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.59%) Retail
9 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.35%) .NET
2 15 (4.41%) .NET Framework
3 10 (2.94%) JDBC
4 9 (2.65%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 86 (25.29%) Clustering
2 81 (23.82%) Replication
3 16 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.35%) Fintech
6 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.18%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.29%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.71%) Windows
2 40 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (5.00%) Linux
4 17 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.06%) Unix
7 3 (0.88%) VMS
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
2 95 (27.94%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (20.29%) High Availability
4 54 (15.88%) ETL
5 43 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (10.29%) Database Mirroring
7 31 (9.12%) Performance Monitoring
8 30 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (6.76%) ITIL
10 22 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (4.71%) Data Security
12 14 (4.12%) Database Security
13 12 (3.53%) Mentoring
14 11 (3.24%) Problem Management
14 11 (3.24%) SQL Optimisation
15 10 (2.94%) Change Management
16 9 (2.65%) Server Building
17 8 (2.35%) Change Control
17 8 (2.35%) Database Optimisation
18 7 (2.06%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 261 (76.76%) SQL
2 163 (47.94%) T-SQL
3 43 (12.65%) PowerShell
4 26 (7.65%) C#
5 15 (4.41%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.94%) Java
7 5 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (17.06%) Degree
2 37 (10.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.35%) MCITP
3 8 (2.35%) MCTS
4 7 (2.06%) MCSA
5 6 (1.76%) MCSE
6 1 (0.29%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 24 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.53%) VMware ESX
3 10 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.41%) Perfmon
2 14 (4.12%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 7 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.88%) SCOM
7 2 (0.59%) Control-M
8 1 (0.29%) Ansible
8 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 133 (39.12%) Microsoft
2 46 (13.53%) Oracle
3 32 (9.41%) VMware
4 15 (4.41%) SolarWinds
5 9 (2.65%) Facebook
5 9 (2.65%) Veritas
6 6 (1.76%) Sybase
7 4 (1.18%) Sun
8 2 (0.59%) Cognos
8 2 (0.59%) CommVault
8 2 (0.59%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.29%) EMC
9 1 (0.29%) IDERA
9 1 (0.29%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.29%) Talend
9 1 (0.29%) TIBCO
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