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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 275 305 316
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 32 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.32% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.34% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 8
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
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
9543 12012 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.49% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8210 10170 9817
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, 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 (87.50%) SQL
2 45 (70.31%) SQL Server
3 29 (45.31%) Replication
4 26 (40.63%) Oracle
5 23 (35.94%) Linux
5 23 (35.94%) Finance
6 22 (34.38%) UNIX
6 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (32.81%) Windows
8 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database
9 13 (20.31%) Degree
9 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (20.31%) ITIL
9 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
10 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
11 11 (17.19%) MySQL
12 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (15.63%) Clustering
12 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (14.06%) High Availability
13 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
14 8 (12.50%) Data Guard
14 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (12.50%) Oracle RAC

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (70.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (23.44%) Oracle Database
5 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (17.19%) MySQL
8 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
10 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (7.81%) DB2
13 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (6.25%) Adabas
13 4 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
14 3 (4.69%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Legal
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) International Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) LAMP
2 2 (3.13%) CGI
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (45.31%) Replication
2 10 (15.63%) Clustering
3 6 (9.38%) BBC
4 4 (6.25%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Life Science
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.56%) APACS
6 1 (1.56%) EMV
6 1 (1.56%) EFT
6 1 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 22 (34.38%) UNIX
3 21 (32.81%) Windows
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (14.06%) High Availability
4 8 (12.50%) Database Security
5 6 (9.38%) Open Source
5 6 (9.38%) Service Management
6 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.69%) ETL
8 2 (3.13%) CRM
8 2 (3.13%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.13%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.13%) Analytics
8 2 (3.13%) DevOps
8 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
3 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) VBScript
8 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) MCTS
3 4 (6.25%) MCITP
3 4 (6.25%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) MCSA
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 4 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Sybase
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) IBM
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Brocade
4 2 (3.13%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago