The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 875 940 896
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -44
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 41 30 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.027% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.099% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 85
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26007 30378 33083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.66% 27.42% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21039 24079 26193
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MCDBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016 within the UK.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MCDBA
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
England +67 40 £45,000 -2.70% 5
London +53 16 £45,000 -21.73% 2
South East +39 15 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Surrey +39 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
City of London +62 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire +4 3 £30,000 -33.33%
South West - 3 £30,000 -
Bristol - 3 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +24 2 £37,500 -22.37% 1
North West +19 2 £40,250 +0.62%
Yorkshire +11 2 £37,500 -22.37% 1
Manchester +10 2 £40,250 +0.62%
Southampton - 2 £30,000 -
Knottingley - 2 £37,500 -
High Peak - 1 £26,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £26,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £26,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £55,000 - 1

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCDBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 99 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (97.98%) SQL Server
3 91 (91.92%) SQL
4 58 (58.59%) Microsoft
5 54 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 48 (48.48%) ITIL
7 47 (47.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 41 (41.41%) MCSE
8 41 (41.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (38.38%) MCITP
10 36 (36.36%) MCTS
11 32 (32.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 32 (32.32%) Relational Database
12 31 (31.31%) MCSA
13 30 (30.30%) Database Theory
14 28 (28.28%) Relational Database Theory
14 28 (28.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
15 27 (27.27%) T-SQL
16 25 (25.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (24.24%) Finance
18 21 (21.21%) SharePoint
19 20 (20.20%) Performance Tuning
20 19 (19.19%) Windows
20 19 (19.19%) Replication
21 18 (18.18%) Degree
22 16 (16.16%) SAN
22 16 (16.16%) Project Management
23 15 (15.15%) Oracle
24 14 (14.14%) DB2

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills 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 21 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 14 (14.14%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.06%) IIS
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.02%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (28.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) SAN
2 14 (14.14%) NAS
3 4 (4.04%) LAN
4 2 (2.02%) DHCP
4 2 (2.02%) DNS
4 2 (2.02%) Firewall
4 2 (2.02%) HTTP
4 2 (2.02%) Internet
4 2 (2.02%) WAN
4 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.02%) WLAN
5 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.01%) Network Security
5 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (97.98%) SQL Server
2 54 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 47 (47.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (41.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (32.32%) Relational Database
5 32 (32.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (25.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (14.14%) DB2
8 13 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (4.04%) Data Mining
12 3 (3.03%) MySQL
12 3 (3.03%) Power BI
13 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (2.02%) GIS
13 2 (2.02%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) ERwin
General
1 24 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Law
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (69.70%) DBA
2 66 (66.67%) SQL DBA
3 59 (59.60%) Administrator
4 32 (32.32%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (11.11%) Senior DBA
5 11 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
6 9 (9.09%) Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Junior
7 8 (8.08%) Junior DBA
7 8 (8.08%) Junior SQL DBA
8 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.05%) Junior SQL Server DBA
9 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 11 (11.11%) .NET
3 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (2.02%) JSON
5 2 (2.02%) Middleware
5 2 (2.02%) REST
5 2 (2.02%) XML
6 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.01%) CSS
6 1 (1.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Replication
2 12 (12.12%) Clustering
3 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.07%) Statistics
6 6 (6.06%) iPad
7 4 (4.04%) iPhone
8 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.02%) Economics
8 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.01%) Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Solaris
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) ITIL
2 30 (30.30%) Database Theory
3 28 (28.28%) Relational Database Theory
4 20 (20.20%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (16.16%) Project Management
6 14 (14.14%) Data Protection
7 11 (11.11%) High Availability
8 8 (8.08%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (8.08%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.07%) Change Control
9 7 (7.07%) Presales
9 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.05%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (4.04%) CRM
11 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.04%) ERP
11 4 (4.04%) Information Management
11 4 (4.04%) Practice Management
11 4 (4.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 91 (91.92%) SQL
2 27 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.07%) C#
4 4 (4.04%) Java
4 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (41.41%) MCSE
3 38 (38.38%) MCITP
4 36 (36.36%) MCTS
5 31 (31.31%) MCSA
6 28 (28.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 18 (18.18%) Degree
8 9 (9.09%) MCP
9 3 (3.03%) DBS Check
9 3 (3.03%) MCSD
10 2 (2.02%) CITP
10 2 (2.02%) MBA
10 2 (2.02%) Postgraduate
10 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.01%) CCNA
11 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.01%) HND
11 1 (1.01%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (58.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 12 (12.12%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.02%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
5 2 (2.02%) Sybase
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco
6 1 (1.01%) Facebook
6 1 (1.01%) Tableau
6 1 (1.01%) Twitter
6 1 (1.01%) VMware
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