The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Database Administrator
Rank 290 312 313
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 21 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.12% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 9
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.80%
Senior SQL 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
10320 11160 10856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.74% 92.97% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8976 9598 9900
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA across the City of London region.

Senior SQL DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title.

1 36 (97.30%) SQL
2 35 (94.59%) SQL Server
3 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (56.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (40.54%) Windows
5 15 (40.54%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (32.43%) Database Security
7 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
7 12 (32.43%) ITIL
7 12 (32.43%) MCTS
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (27.03%) Legal
9 10 (27.03%) Replication
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle
10 9 (24.32%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
10 9 (24.32%) MCSE
10 9 (24.32%) MCSA
10 9 (24.32%) MCITP
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 5 (13.51%) OLTP
13 5 (13.51%) Migration
14 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (94.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (56.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (13.51%) OLTP
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (10.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (8.11%) MySQL
9 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
9 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.41%) DTS
10 2 (5.41%) DB2
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
10 2 (5.41%) Big Data
11 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Legal
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Social Network
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (32.43%) Database Security
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) PRINCE2
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (10.81%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps
9 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (32.43%) MCTS
2 9 (24.32%) MCITP
2 9 (24.32%) MCSE
2 9 (24.32%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
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