The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 297 313 294
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 32 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 28
Average salary £59,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £53,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £72,250 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Senior DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10691 11013 12101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 93.22% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9022 9677 11085
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the City of London region.

Senior DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior DBA in their job title 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 with Senior DBA in their job title.

1 56 (76.71%) SQL Server
2 54 (73.97%) SQL
3 41 (56.16%) Oracle
4 34 (46.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (45.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (41.10%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (39.73%) Oracle Database
8 27 (36.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (34.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (30.14%) T-SQL
12 19 (26.03%) Finance
13 17 (23.29%) Windows
13 17 (23.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (20.55%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (20.55%) Migration
15 13 (17.81%) Data Guard
16 12 (16.44%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (16.44%) Oracle RMAN
17 10 (13.70%) MCTS
17 10 (13.70%) Database Security
17 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
18 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
18 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (12.33%) Azure SQL Database
18 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
19 8 (10.96%) Performance Improvement

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior DBA in their job title 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 with Senior DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.37%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (76.71%) SQL Server
2 34 (46.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (45.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (39.73%) Oracle Database
5 27 (36.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (34.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (23.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (12.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (10.96%) OLTP
11 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (8.22%) MySQL
11 6 (8.22%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (8.22%) Big Data
12 5 (6.85%) Couchbase
12 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
12 5 (6.85%) Apache Hive
12 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
13 3 (4.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Investment Banking
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Replication
3 5 (6.85%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.48%) UNIX
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (20.55%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (20.55%) Migration
3 10 (13.70%) Database Security
3 10 (13.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
4 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.96%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.22%) ITIL
7 5 (6.85%) Change Data Capture
7 5 (6.85%) Data Management
7 5 (6.85%) ERD
7 5 (6.85%) Data Security
7 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.11%) Online Marketing
8 3 (4.11%) ETL
9 2 (2.74%) Change Management
9 2 (2.74%) Scrum
9 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 54 (73.97%) SQL
2 22 (30.14%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) MCTS
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.22%) MCDBA
3 4 (5.48%) MCITP
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) MCSA
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.96%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) MapR
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.74%) Sybase
4 2 (2.74%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) Hyperion
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Overtime, Pension +Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago