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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 290 310 309
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 36 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.083% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.088% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 25
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £57,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £72,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.84%
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 51 (75.00%) SQL
1 51 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (54.41%) Oracle
3 31 (45.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (44.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (42.65%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (39.71%) Oracle Database
7 26 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (32.35%) T-SQL
10 17 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (23.53%) Finance
12 15 (22.06%) Windows
13 14 (20.59%) Migration
13 14 (20.59%) Data Guard
13 14 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (19.12%) Oracle RAC
14 13 (19.12%) Oracle RMAN
15 10 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
16 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (13.24%) OLTP
17 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
17 8 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
17 8 (11.76%) Banking
17 8 (11.76%) MCTS
17 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
18 7 (10.29%) Azure SQL Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.47%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (45.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (44.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (39.71%) Oracle Database
5 26 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (35.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (32.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (13.24%) OLTP
10 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (10.29%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (8.82%) Oracle Exadata
13 5 (7.35%) Big Data
13 5 (7.35%) MySQL
14 4 (5.88%) Couchbase
14 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
14 4 (5.88%) Apache Hive
14 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
15 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
2 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Replication
2 6 (8.82%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) UNIX
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (20.59%) Migration
2 14 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
6 7 (10.29%) Database Security
6 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.82%) Data Security
7 6 (8.82%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (5.88%) ITIL
8 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.88%) Data Management
8 4 (5.88%) ERD
9 3 (4.41%) ETL
10 2 (2.94%) Scrum
10 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.94%) Change Management
10 2 (2.94%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 51 (75.00%) SQL
2 22 (32.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (11.76%) MCTS
2 6 (8.82%) MCDBA
3 4 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle RAC
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Data Guard
2 8 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) MapR
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.94%) Sybase
4 2 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.94%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Overtime, Pension +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Dice Holdings
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 24 days ago