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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 881 938 918
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -20
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 30 43 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.039% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 70
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%

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
26043 30009 31924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.60% 27.37% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21067 23905 24972
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 30 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 30 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
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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 +21 28 £49,000 +3.15% 1
South East +22 15 £52,500 +16.66%
Surrey +39 13 £52,500 +16.66%
London +23 7 £45,000 -18.18%
City of London +66 2 £37,500 -34.78%
Yorkshire +33 2 £37,500 -40.00% 1
West Yorkshire +15 2 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Hampshire -4 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Knottingley - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton - 2 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
East of England +18 1 £40,000 -8.57%
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
High Peak - 1 £26,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £26,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £26,000 -
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £30,000 -
South West - 1 £30,000 -

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 76 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (97.37%) SQL Server
3 70 (92.11%) SQL
4 45 (59.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
6 41 (53.95%) ITIL
7 32 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (39.47%) MCSE
9 29 (38.16%) MS Excel
10 28 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (36.84%) MCTS
11 27 (35.53%) MCITP
12 26 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 24 (31.58%) MCSA
13 24 (31.58%) Relational Database
14 23 (30.26%) Database Theory
15 21 (27.63%) Relational Database Theory
15 21 (27.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
16 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (23.68%) SharePoint
18 17 (22.37%) Project Management
18 17 (22.37%) Performance Tuning
19 16 (21.05%) SAN
19 16 (21.05%) Oracle
19 16 (21.05%) NAS
20 15 (19.74%) SharePoint Server
20 15 (19.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
20 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2000
20 15 (19.74%) IBM

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 18 (23.68%) SharePoint
2 15 (19.74%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (6.58%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (38.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) NAS
1 16 (21.05%) SAN
2 2 (2.63%) DHCP
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (97.37%) SQL Server
2 45 (59.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (34.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (31.58%) Relational Database
7 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (19.74%) DB2
8 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
14 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (73.68%) DBA
2 53 (69.74%) SQL DBA
3 43 (56.58%) Administrator
4 28 (36.84%) SQL Server DBA
5 11 (14.47%) Senior DBA
5 11 (14.47%) Senior SQL DBA
6 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Junior
7 6 (7.89%) Junior DBA
7 6 (7.89%) Junior SQL DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 7 (9.21%) .NET
3 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) HTML5
4 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Replication
2 10 (13.16%) Clustering
3 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) Statistics
5 4 (5.26%) iPad
5 4 (5.26%) iPhone
6 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.32%) Blog
8 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) ITIL
2 23 (30.26%) Database Theory
3 21 (27.63%) Relational Database Theory
4 17 (22.37%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (22.37%) Project Management
5 11 (14.47%) Data Protection
6 9 (11.84%) High Availability
7 7 (9.21%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.95%) Change Control
10 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.95%) Migration
11 2 (2.63%) Change Management
11 2 (2.63%) CRM
11 2 (2.63%) ETL
11 2 (2.63%) Presales
11 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.63%) Test Scripting
11 2 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (92.11%) SQL
2 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (3.95%) C#
4 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (39.47%) MCSE
3 28 (36.84%) MCTS
4 27 (35.53%) MCITP
5 24 (31.58%) MCSA
6 21 (27.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (13.16%) Degree
8 2 (2.63%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.32%) CCNA
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.32%) MCP
9 1 (1.32%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 15 (19.74%) IBM
4 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (1.32%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
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