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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 275 305 312
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 39 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 19
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -3.06%
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
10399 11318 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.53% 93.03% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8943 9838 10350
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +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 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 55 (75.34%) SQL Server
2 54 (73.97%) SQL
3 40 (54.79%) Oracle
4 33 (45.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (43.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (39.73%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (38.36%) Oracle Database
8 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (31.51%) Finance
10 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (27.40%) T-SQL
12 18 (24.66%) Windows
12 18 (24.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (19.18%) Database Security
13 14 (19.18%) Migration
14 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (16.44%) Capacity Planning
15 11 (15.07%) Data Guard
16 10 (13.70%) Oracle RAC
16 10 (13.70%) MCTS
16 10 (13.70%) Oracle RMAN
16 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (13.70%) OLTP
16 10 (13.70%) MySQL
17 9 (12.33%) ITIL
17 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
17 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (12.33%) Azure SQL Database
18 8 (10.96%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (2.74%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (75.34%) SQL Server
2 33 (45.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (43.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (38.36%) Oracle Database
5 25 (34.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (31.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (24.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (13.70%) MySQL
9 10 (13.70%) OLTP
10 9 (12.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (8.22%) Big Data
11 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (6.85%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (6.85%) Couchbase
12 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
12 5 (6.85%) Apache Hive
12 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
13 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
2 8 (10.96%) Investment Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Replication
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) Social Network
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.11%) UNIX
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (19.18%) Database Security
2 14 (19.18%) Migration
3 12 (16.44%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (12.33%) ITIL
4 9 (12.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.96%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.85%) Data Management
8 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.85%) Data Security
8 5 (6.85%) Change Data Capture
8 5 (6.85%) ERD
9 4 (5.48%) Performance Improvement
10 2 (2.74%) Online Marketing
10 2 (2.74%) DevOps
10 2 (2.74%) ETL
10 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (73.97%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) VBScript
5 1 (1.37%) C#
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (13.70%) MCTS
2 6 (8.22%) MCITP
2 6 (8.22%) MCSE
2 6 (8.22%) MCSA
3 4 (5.48%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 10 (13.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.48%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 40 (54.79%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) MapR
3 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.37%) Sybase
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
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