Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MCDBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 834 889
Rank change year-on-year -4 +55 -65
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 7 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.012% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.041% 0.050% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 32
London median annual salary £42,750 £45,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.04% -9.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £39,250 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MCDBA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16892 17994 22875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.04% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12602 14950 18652
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,413
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.97% +6.83%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing MCDBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for MCDBA in London

MCDBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MCDBA in London

MCDBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 2 £40,500 - 1
MCDBA
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the London region with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Information Retrieval
6 1 (14.29%) Neverfail

MCDBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Neverfail
3 1 (14.29%) RedGate