The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 216 279 301
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 33 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 30
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
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
5860 9270 11441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.92% 95.19% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 7985 9560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior DBA in the job title.

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 27 August 2016.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 42 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 40 (86.96%) SQL
3 33 (71.74%) Finance
4 29 (63.04%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (58.70%) Oracle
6 26 (56.52%) Clustering
7 25 (54.35%) High Availability
8 24 (52.17%) Oracle RAC
8 24 (52.17%) Oracle Database
9 23 (50.00%) Data Guard
10 22 (47.83%) Banking
11 19 (41.30%) Oracle Coherence
12 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
15 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (19.57%) Migration
17 8 (17.39%) Replication
17 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
19 6 (13.04%) Linux
19 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
19 6 (13.04%) Law
20 5 (10.87%) Windows
20 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
20 5 (10.87%) Data Migration

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 19 (41.30%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 24 (52.17%) Oracle Database
3 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (8.70%) Power BI
11 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (6.52%) PowerPivot
12 2 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (2.17%) MySQL
13 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
General
1 33 (71.74%) Finance
2 22 (47.83%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (56.52%) Clustering
2 8 (17.39%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (54.35%) High Availability
3 9 (19.57%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.87%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.52%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (6.52%) Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.52%) Data Security
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) ETL
5 3 (6.52%) Master Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
5 3 (6.52%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.35%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat