The first table below looks at the demand for MCDBA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCDBA over the 3 months to 23 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Rank 199 200 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.020% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.068% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1304 1465 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 28.83% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1201 970
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCDBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCDBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCDBA across the West Midlands region.

MCDBA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MCDBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 1 £45,000 +5.88%
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC