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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 268 304 320
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 29 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 13
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,150 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,150 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 52 (82.54%) SQL
2 41 (65.08%) SQL Server
3 28 (44.44%) Replication
4 27 (42.86%) Oracle
5 26 (41.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (41.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (38.10%) UNIX
6 24 (38.10%) Linux
6 24 (38.10%) Finance
7 23 (36.51%) Windows
8 17 (26.98%) ITIL
9 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 13 (20.63%) PL/SQL
11 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
11 12 (19.05%) Degree
12 11 (17.46%) MySQL
13 10 (15.87%) T-SQL
13 10 (15.87%) RDBMS
13 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
14 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (11.11%) Banking
15 7 (11.11%) Database Security
15 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (11.11%) Data Guard
15 7 (11.11%) Legal
16 6 (9.52%) BBC

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (65.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (41.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 11 (17.46%) MySQL
5 10 (15.87%) RDBMS
5 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (9.52%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (7.94%) DB2
10 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (6.35%) Adabas
10 4 (6.35%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
2 7 (11.11%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) International Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) LAMP
2 2 (3.17%) CGI
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (44.44%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) BBC
3 5 (7.94%) Clustering
4 4 (6.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) APACS
5 1 (1.59%) EMV
5 1 (1.59%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) UNIX
1 24 (38.10%) Linux
2 23 (36.51%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Database Security
2 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (9.52%) Service Management
3 6 (9.52%) Open Source
4 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.76%) High Availability
7 2 (3.17%) CRM
7 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.17%) Database Tuning
7 2 (3.17%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.59%) Content Management
8 1 (1.59%) Document Management
8 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.59%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) SQL
2 13 (20.63%) PL/SQL
3 10 (15.87%) T-SQL
4 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.17%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) MCTS
2 5 (7.94%) MCITP
2 5 (7.94%) MCSE
2 5 (7.94%) MCSA
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
2 6 (9.52%) Sybase
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
4 2 (3.17%) Brocade
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago