The first table below looks at the demand for MCDBA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 830 806 744
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -62
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 83 76 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 135
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,650 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31774 29671 33039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.28% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24870 23890 28299
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MCDBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA within the UK.

MCDBA Salary Trend in the UK

MCDBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCDBA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MCDBA
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
England -11 82 £45,000 - 3
London -36 51 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South East +12 29 £45,000 +47.54%
City of London +4 18 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Kent - 11 £50,000 -
Berkshire 0 6 £37,500 +22.95%
Bracknell -14 6 £37,500 +22.95%
Hove - 6 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
Dartford - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £42,500 -
Eastleigh - 2 £42,500 -
Southampton - 2 £42,500 -
Aberdeen +12 1 - -
Surrey -10 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland -11 1 - -
East of England - 1 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 £25,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 -

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 157 (91.28%) SQL Server
3 149 (86.63%) SQL
4 116 (67.44%) Microsoft
5 91 (52.91%) T-SQL
6 71 (41.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (38.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 60 (34.88%) Performance Tuning
9 57 (33.14%) Windows
10 56 (32.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 53 (30.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 52 (30.23%) MS Excel
13 50 (29.07%) Degree
13 50 (29.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 50 (29.07%) MCITP
14 48 (27.91%) MCSE
15 46 (26.74%) .NET
16 41 (23.84%) Finance
17 38 (22.09%) Oracle
17 38 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (22.09%) Relational Database
18 37 (21.51%) MCTS
19 33 (19.19%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
21 28 (16.28%) TCP/IP
22 26 (15.12%) SQL Server 2000
23 25 (14.53%) LDAP
23 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET
24 24 (13.95%) IIS
25 23 (13.37%) OLAP

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 24 (13.95%) IIS
2 15 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.07%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.33%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.58%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (4.07%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (4.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) Pivotal CRM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.58%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Office 365
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 25 (14.53%) LDAP
3 18 (10.47%) HTTP
4 11 (6.40%) Internet
5 10 (5.81%) DNS
5 10 (5.81%) DHCP
6 9 (5.23%) Firewall
7 6 (3.49%) SAN
8 1 (0.58%) Extranet
8 1 (0.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (91.28%) SQL Server
2 71 (41.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 67 (38.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (32.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 53 (30.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 50 (29.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (22.09%) Relational Database
8 33 (19.19%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (15.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 23 (13.37%) OLAP
12 15 (8.72%) RDBMS
13 9 (5.23%) MySQL
14 7 (4.07%) OLTP
14 7 (4.07%) QlikView
15 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (2.33%) DTS
17 3 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
17 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
17 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Visual Studio
1 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (23.84%) Finance
2 17 (9.88%) Marketing
3 11 (6.40%) Law
4 9 (5.23%) Legal
5 6 (3.49%) German Language
6 5 (2.91%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
Job Titles
1 90 (52.33%) DBA
2 88 (51.16%) SQL DBA
3 39 (22.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 31 (18.02%) Analyst
5 28 (16.28%) Administrator
6 23 (13.37%) Database Analyst
7 22 (12.79%) Developer
8 18 (10.47%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (10.47%) Systems Support
8 18 (10.47%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (8.14%) SQL Developer
10 11 (6.40%) SQL Server Analyst
10 11 (6.40%) Server Analyst
11 10 (5.81%) Support Engineer
12 8 (4.65%) Senior DBA
12 8 (4.65%) Senior SQL DBA
13 7 (4.07%) Support Analyst
13 7 (4.07%) Applications Support
13 7 (4.07%) Report Developer
14 6 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (26.74%) .NET
2 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET
3 18 (10.47%) .NET Framework
3 18 (10.47%) Software Packaging
4 7 (4.07%) CSS
4 7 (4.07%) XML
4 7 (4.07%) WCF
5 6 (3.49%) CSS3
5 6 (3.49%) HTML5
5 6 (3.49%) jQuery
5 6 (3.49%) Ajax
5 6 (3.49%) WSDL
5 6 (3.49%) HTML
5 6 (3.49%) Web Services
6 3 (1.74%) XSL
6 3 (1.74%) ADO.NET
6 3 (1.74%) LINQ
6 3 (1.74%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (1.74%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Clustering
2 16 (9.30%) Replication
3 13 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.23%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.49%) Statistics
6 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.74%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.58%) DTV
8 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.14%) Windows
2 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
6 2 (1.16%) Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.88%) Performance Tuning
2 38 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (13.37%) Load Balancing
4 20 (11.63%) Data Management
5 18 (10.47%) ETL
6 16 (9.30%) CRM
6 16 (9.30%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (8.72%) Database Security
7 15 (8.72%) Migration
7 15 (8.72%) Database Tuning
8 13 (7.56%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.56%) ERP
9 10 (5.81%) OO
9 10 (5.81%) ITIL
10 9 (5.23%) Workflow
11 8 (4.65%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.07%) Practice Management
12 7 (4.07%) Data Migration
12 7 (4.07%) Propensity Modelling
13 6 (3.49%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 149 (86.63%) SQL
2 91 (52.91%) T-SQL
3 20 (11.63%) PowerShell
4 13 (7.56%) C#
5 9 (5.23%) Java
6 7 (4.07%) PHP
7 3 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.74%) C++
7 3 (1.74%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) VBA
8 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 172 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (29.07%) Degree
2 50 (29.07%) MCITP
3 48 (27.91%) MCSE
4 37 (21.51%) MCTS
5 18 (10.47%) MCP
6 16 (9.30%) MCSA
7 13 (7.56%) MCSD
8 7 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.07%) CCNA
8 7 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.07%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.16%) OCP
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.16%) CISA
9 2 (1.16%) HNC
9 2 (1.16%) HND
10 1 (0.58%) ISEB
10 1 (0.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) PCI DSS
2 12 (6.98%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.07%) VMware ESX
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.58%) NLBS
5 1 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) SCOM
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 116 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.09%) Oracle
3 22 (12.79%) Sybase
4 21 (12.21%) SAP
5 12 (6.98%) Infor
6 11 (6.40%) VMware
7 9 (5.23%) Business Objects
8 7 (4.07%) Cisco
8 7 (4.07%) JD Edwards
9 5 (2.91%) Akamai
10 4 (2.33%) Open Text
10 4 (2.33%) Interwoven
11 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.58%) Siebel
12 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.58%) HP
12 1 (0.58%) EMC
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 21 days ago