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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 271 309 315
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 35 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 10
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.77%
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
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 61 (92.42%) SQL
2 49 (74.24%) SQL Server
3 33 (50.00%) Replication
4 25 (37.88%) Oracle
5 22 (33.33%) Windows
6 21 (31.82%) Linux
7 19 (28.79%) Finance
7 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (27.27%) UNIX
9 17 (25.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (24.24%) T-SQL
10 16 (24.24%) Oracle Database
11 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 15 (22.73%) Clustering
11 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (19.70%) PL/SQL
13 12 (18.18%) High Availability
13 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (16.67%) Degree
14 11 (16.67%) MySQL
15 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (13.64%) ITIL
16 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
17 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (12.12%) Data Guard
17 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) ATM
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (74.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (25.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (24.24%) Oracle Database
6 15 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (16.67%) MySQL
9 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
12 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
13 5 (7.58%) DB2
14 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (6.06%) Adabas
14 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Law
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) International Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) LAMP
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) J2EE
3 1 (1.52%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.00%) Replication
2 15 (22.73%) Clustering
3 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.09%) BBC
5 4 (6.06%) Online Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.03%) Life Science
8 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.52%) Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) Statistics
8 1 (1.52%) APACS
8 1 (1.52%) EMV
8 1 (1.52%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Linux
3 18 (27.27%) UNIX
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (18.18%) High Availability
3 9 (13.64%) ITIL
4 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.09%) Service Management
5 6 (9.09%) Open Source
5 6 (9.09%) Database Security
5 6 (9.09%) DevOps
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) ETL
7 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.55%) CRM
8 3 (4.55%) Functional Programming
8 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.55%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.03%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 61 (92.42%) SQL
2 16 (24.24%) T-SQL
3 13 (19.70%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.58%) VBScript
7 2 (3.03%) Java
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) MCTS
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Data Guard
2 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Oracle
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.52%) Brocade
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, paid training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago