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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 439 399 384
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 13 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.059% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.45% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 52
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +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
7323 6680 7894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.25% 31.80% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5577 5389 6765
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 15 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 15 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 - 10 £50,000 -
Berkshire -16 2 £37,500 +2.73%
Surrey -4 1 £45,000 -
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 61 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (98.36%) SQL Server
3 56 (91.80%) Microsoft
4 55 (90.16%) SQL
5 36 (59.02%) MCITP
6 32 (52.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (52.46%) T-SQL
7 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
8 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (36.07%) Relational Database
10 19 (31.15%) Windows
11 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
11 17 (27.87%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (24.59%) Degree
13 14 (22.95%) PCI DSS
13 14 (22.95%) Data Management
13 14 (22.95%) Oracle
13 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (21.31%) SAP
14 13 (21.31%) MCP
14 13 (21.31%) Clustering
15 12 (19.67%) Infor
15 12 (19.67%) ERP
15 12 (19.67%) OLAP
16 10 (16.39%) Database Security
16 10 (16.39%) Migration

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) DHCP
1 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 7 (11.48%) LDAP
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
3 6 (9.84%) Internet
4 4 (6.56%) SAN
5 1 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (98.36%) SQL Server
2 32 (52.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (36.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (36.07%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (36.07%) Relational Database
5 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (19.67%) OLAP
7 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
10 4 (6.56%) OLTP
11 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
1 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.39%) Marketing
2 6 (9.84%) German Language
3 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.64%) French Language
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) DBA
2 34 (55.74%) SQL DBA
3 20 (32.79%) SQL Server DBA
4 14 (22.95%) Analyst
5 13 (21.31%) Database Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) Server Analyst
6 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Analyst
7 10 (16.39%) Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) Tester
9 6 (9.84%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) Technical Support
9 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Administrator
11 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (3.28%) Database Developer
12 2 (3.28%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) HTML
2 6 (9.84%) CSS
2 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 6 (9.84%) XML
2 6 (9.84%) WSDL
2 6 (9.84%) Ajax
2 6 (9.84%) WCF
2 6 (9.84%) jQuery
2 6 (9.84%) HTML5
2 6 (9.84%) CSS3
3 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET
4 3 (4.92%) XSL
4 3 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.92%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (4.92%) LINQ
5 1 (1.64%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.31%) Clustering
3 9 (14.75%) Replication
3 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
4 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (22.95%) Data Management
3 12 (19.67%) ERP
4 10 (16.39%) Database Security
4 10 (16.39%) Migration
5 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
5 8 (13.11%) Database Tuning
5 8 (13.11%) Workflow
6 7 (11.48%) Propensity Modelling
6 7 (11.48%) Time Management
6 7 (11.48%) Data Migration
7 6 (9.84%) Validation
7 6 (9.84%) ITSM
7 6 (9.84%) Security Management
7 6 (9.84%) Service Management
8 5 (8.20%) ETL
8 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (90.16%) SQL
2 32 (52.46%) T-SQL
3 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
4 8 (13.11%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (59.02%) MCITP
3 15 (24.59%) Degree
4 13 (21.31%) MCP
5 8 (13.11%) MCSD
5 8 (13.11%) MCSE
6 7 (11.48%) MCSA
7 6 (9.84%) CCNA
7 6 (9.84%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (9.84%) MCTS
7 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.95%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.48%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) NLBS
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle
3 13 (21.31%) SAP
4 12 (19.67%) Infor
5 9 (14.75%) Business Objects
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco
6 6 (9.84%) VMware