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 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 428 438 449
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 149 213 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 138 204 191
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
31495 39628 40516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 96.15% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26687 34171 34145
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 March 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 1 March 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 +8 26 £65,000 +14.53% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £65,000 -
SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 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.

1 288 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 223 (77.43%) SQL
3 158 (54.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 155 (53.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 126 (43.75%) T-SQL
6 103 (35.76%) Performance Tuning
7 96 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 95 (32.99%) Clustering
9 89 (30.90%) High Availability
10 85 (29.51%) Finance
11 81 (28.13%) Replication
12 78 (27.08%) Oracle
13 75 (26.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 65 (22.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 60 (20.83%) Banking
16 57 (19.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 53 (18.40%) SQL Server 2014
18 52 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
19 51 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
20 41 (14.24%) Windows
21 40 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
22 39 (13.54%) MS Excel
23 35 (12.15%) MongoDB
24 34 (11.81%) Sybase
25 32 (11.11%) Oracle Database
26 31 (10.76%) PowerShell
26 31 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
27 30 (10.42%) Windows Server
28 28 (9.72%) NoSQL
29 27 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005

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 12 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.74%) IIS
4 2 (0.69%) Apache
4 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.69%) IaaS
4 2 (0.69%) PaaS
4 2 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.78%) SAN
2 3 (1.04%) Internet
3 2 (0.69%) HTTP
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) DAB
4 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 158 (54.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 155 (53.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (26.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 65 (22.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 57 (19.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (18.40%) SQL Server 2014
8 51 (17.71%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (12.15%) MongoDB
10 32 (11.11%) Oracle Database
11 28 (9.72%) NoSQL
12 27 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (7.64%) Hadoop
13 22 (7.64%) MariaDB
14 21 (7.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 15 (5.21%) OLTP
16 14 (4.86%) Relational Database
17 12 (4.17%) DTS
18 11 (3.82%) MySQL
18 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (2.78%) JIRA
3 7 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 85 (29.51%) Finance
2 60 (20.83%) Banking
3 13 (4.51%) Legal
4 11 (3.82%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.13%) Music Industry
6 8 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.74%) Advertising
7 5 (1.74%) Marketing
8 3 (1.04%) Retail
8 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.29%) .NET
2 15 (5.21%) .NET Framework
3 8 (2.78%) Web Services
4 6 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (1.74%) XML
6 3 (1.04%) RESTful
7 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.35%) JDBC
7 1 (0.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 95 (32.99%) Clustering
2 81 (28.13%) Replication
3 15 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.13%) Fintech
6 7 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.39%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.69%) Derivative
8 2 (0.69%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.24%) Windows
2 30 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 18 (6.25%) Linux
3 18 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.74%) Unix
7 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.76%) Performance Tuning
2 89 (30.90%) High Availability
3 52 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (7.64%) ITIL
6 20 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
6 20 (6.94%) ETL
7 17 (5.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 16 (5.56%) Database Mirroring
8 16 (5.56%) Migration
9 15 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (4.86%) Service Management
11 13 (4.51%) E-Commerce
12 11 (3.82%) Incident Management
13 9 (3.13%) Change Management
13 9 (3.13%) Database Optimisation
13 9 (3.13%) Database Tuning
13 9 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (3.13%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 223 (77.43%) SQL
2 126 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 31 (10.76%) PowerShell
4 27 (9.38%) C#
5 15 (5.21%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.43%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (7.29%) Degree
3 2 (0.69%) MCSA
4 1 (0.35%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.13%) SLA
2 5 (1.74%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
2 9 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (3.13%) Perfmon
3 8 (2.78%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.74%) Opsview
5 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.04%) SCOM
6 2 (0.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 96 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 78 (27.08%) Oracle
3 34 (11.81%) Sybase
4 13 (4.51%) VMware
5 11 (3.82%) SolarWinds
6 9 (3.13%) Veritas
7 5 (1.74%) Facebook
8 3 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.04%) Sun
9 2 (0.69%) CommVault
9 2 (0.69%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.35%) Canon
10 1 (0.35%) Cognos
10 1 (0.35%) EMC
10 1 (0.35%) IDERA
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West End
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago