The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for MCDBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCDBA 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.040% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.17% +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 West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1546 1967 1856
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.69% 33.50% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1570 1462
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCDBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

MCDBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for MCDBA in the South West

MCDBA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCDBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire - 2 £42,000 -
MCDBA
England

MCDBA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for MCDBA.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

MCDBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft