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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 273 292 314
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 30 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.31% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 9
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 46 (77.97%) SQL Server
3 32 (54.24%) Replication
4 20 (33.90%) Oracle
4 20 (33.90%) Windows
5 19 (32.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (30.51%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (30.51%) Finance
7 16 (27.12%) MS Excel
7 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.42%) Linux
8 15 (25.42%) T-SQL
8 15 (25.42%) Clustering
9 13 (22.03%) UNIX
10 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (20.34%) High Availability
10 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database
11 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (15.25%) Degree
13 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (13.56%) Law
13 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
13 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (11.86%) MySQL
14 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
14 7 (11.86%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (77.97%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (25.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database
5 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (11.86%) MySQL
8 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
8 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
8 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (8.47%) DB2
10 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (6.78%) Adabas
10 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (6.78%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
1 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Law
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) International Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
1 2 (3.39%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (54.24%) Replication
2 15 (25.42%) Clustering
3 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Online Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.39%) BBC
6 2 (3.39%) Life Science
7 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.69%) Derivative
7 1 (1.69%) Statistics
7 1 (1.69%) APACS
7 1 (1.69%) EMV
7 1 (1.69%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 13 (22.03%) UNIX
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (20.34%) High Availability
3 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.17%) DevOps
5 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.47%) ETL
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.78%) Database Security
6 4 (6.78%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (5.08%) Functional Programming
7 3 (5.08%) Release Management
7 3 (5.08%) CRM
7 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.39%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.39%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.39%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) VBScript
6 2 (3.39%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Data Guard
2 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Oracle
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
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