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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
UK
Rank 835 878 883
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +5
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 18 69 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.069% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 68 47
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
20933 28198 29273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.22% 28.09% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16553 22544 23400
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,864 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

MCDBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MCDBA
Top 16 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +41 18 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +40 11 £45,000 +25.00%
Leeds +39 11 £45,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +37 11 £45,000 +25.00%
South East +56 2 £38,750 -42.59%
Surrey +38 2 £38,750 -27.90%
Guildford +25 2 £38,750 -3.12%
East of England +19 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
London +27 1 £22,000 -51.11%
South West +21 1 £42,500 -7.10%
Wiltshire +20 1 £42,500 -7.10%
West Midlands +5 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -

MCDBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (86.67%) SQL
3 37 (82.22%) Microsoft
4 32 (71.11%) MS Excel
5 29 (64.44%) Degree
6 27 (60.00%) MCITP
7 26 (57.78%) MCTS
8 24 (53.33%) ITIL
8 24 (53.33%) Problem Management
9 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
12 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (15.56%) Replication
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (11.11%) Finance
16 5 (11.11%) C#
16 5 (11.11%) MCSE
16 5 (11.11%) MCSA
16 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
16 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
16 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
17 4 (8.89%) MCP
17 4 (8.89%) .NET
17 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
17 4 (8.89%) High Availability

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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (71.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DHCP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) DTS
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Law
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) DBA
1 41 (91.11%) SQL DBA
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 7 (15.56%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) CRM Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Technology Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
4 1 (2.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Replication
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) ITIL
1 24 (53.33%) Problem Management
2 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.89%) High Availability
3 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) ETL
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.44%) Database Security
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Data Transformation
6 1 (2.22%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (2.22%) Database Theory
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (64.44%) Degree
3 27 (60.00%) MCITP
4 26 (57.78%) MCTS
5 5 (11.11%) MCSA
5 5 (11.11%) MCSE
6 4 (8.89%) MCP
7 2 (4.44%) MCPD
8 1 (2.22%) CCNA
8 1 (2.22%) CCNP
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCDST
8 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle