The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MCDBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
England / South East
Rank 394 451 443
Rank change year-on-year +57 -8  
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 2 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.026% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.048% 0.083% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Median salary £38,750 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.59% +35.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £44,000 £29,025
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4145 5994 6465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.75% 31.20% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3363 4861 4929
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,583 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing MCDBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCDBA in the South East

MCDBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MCDBA in the South East

MCDBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Surrey +38 2 £38,750 -42.59%
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South East region with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

MCDBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware