The table below looks at the statistics for MCDBA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 430 397 407
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 11 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.47% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 40
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.85% +2.50%
MCDBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7222 6666 7829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.10% 31.48% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5506 5390 6673
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,976 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCDBA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the South East region.

MCDBA Salary Trend in the South East

MCDBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the South East

MCDBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey -4 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire -26 1 £37,500 +13.63%
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA.

1 60 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (98.33%) SQL Server
3 56 (93.33%) Microsoft
4 54 (90.00%) SQL
5 36 (60.00%) MCITP
6 31 (51.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (51.67%) T-SQL
7 30 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 25 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (36.67%) Relational Database
10 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (31.67%) Windows
12 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
12 17 (28.33%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (25.00%) Degree
15 14 (23.33%) PCI DSS
15 14 (23.33%) Data Management
15 14 (23.33%) Oracle
15 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (21.67%) SAP
16 13 (21.67%) MCP
16 13 (21.67%) Clustering
17 12 (20.00%) Infor
17 12 (20.00%) ERP
17 12 (20.00%) OLAP
17 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (16.67%) Migration
18 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing MCDBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCDBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) DHCP
1 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (13.33%) DNS
2 7 (11.67%) LDAP
2 7 (11.67%) Firewall
3 6 (10.00%) Internet
4 4 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (98.33%) SQL Server
2 31 (51.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (36.67%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (36.67%) Relational Database
5 21 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (20.00%) OLAP
7 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (10.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (6.67%) OLTP
11 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.67%) Marketing
2 6 (10.00%) German Language
3 1 (1.67%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.67%) French Language
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) DBA
2 34 (56.67%) SQL DBA
3 20 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 14 (23.33%) Analyst
5 13 (21.67%) Database Analyst
6 11 (18.33%) Server Analyst
6 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
9 6 (10.00%) Tester
9 6 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (10.00%) Technical Support
9 6 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Administrator
11 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Database Developer
12 2 (3.33%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) HTML
2 6 (10.00%) CSS
2 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 6 (10.00%) XML
2 6 (10.00%) WSDL
2 6 (10.00%) Ajax
2 6 (10.00%) WCF
2 6 (10.00%) jQuery
2 6 (10.00%) HTML5
2 6 (10.00%) CSS3
3 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (5.00%) XSL
4 3 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (5.00%) LINQ
5 1 (1.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.67%) Clustering
3 9 (15.00%) Replication
3 9 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (23.33%) Data Management
4 12 (20.00%) ERP
5 10 (16.67%) Database Security
5 10 (16.67%) Migration
6 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.33%) Database Tuning
6 8 (13.33%) Workflow
7 7 (11.67%) Propensity Modelling
7 7 (11.67%) Time Management
7 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
8 6 (10.00%) Validation
8 6 (10.00%) ITSM
8 6 (10.00%) Security Management
8 6 (10.00%) Service Management
9 5 (8.33%) ETL
9 5 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (90.00%) SQL
2 31 (51.67%) T-SQL
3 17 (28.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (11.67%) C#
5 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (60.00%) MCITP
3 15 (25.00%) Degree
4 13 (21.67%) MCP
5 8 (13.33%) MCSE
6 7 (11.67%) MCSA
6 7 (11.67%) MCSD
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (10.00%) CCNA
7 6 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (10.00%) MCTS
8 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.67%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) NLBS
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 13 (21.67%) SAP
4 12 (20.00%) Infor
5 9 (15.00%) Business Objects
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco
6 6 (10.00%) VMware