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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Database Administrator
Rank 292 331 319
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 16 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.056% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.061% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 8
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,600 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -9.54%
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
9653 11564 11211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 92.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8207 9765 9779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Senior SQL DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
3 31 (73.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (73.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (59.52%) Replication
5 24 (57.14%) Windows
6 18 (42.86%) Finance
7 15 (35.71%) Linux
8 14 (33.33%) Degree
8 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (26.19%) Legal
11 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
11 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (23.81%) Database Security
12 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) MCSE
12 9 (21.43%) MCSA
12 9 (21.43%) ITIL
12 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (21.43%) Oracle
12 9 (21.43%) MCITP
12 9 (21.43%) MCTS
13 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
13 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
15 3 (7.14%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (2.38%) WorkSite
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 31 (73.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 31 (73.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (4.76%) Adabas
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) CGI
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Database Security
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (2.38%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.38%) Database Tuning
5 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.38%) Content Management
5 1 (2.38%) Document Management
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Scrum
5 1 (2.38%) ETL
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) MCSE
2 9 (21.43%) MCSA
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.43%) MCITP
2 9 (21.43%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Brocade
3 2 (4.76%) 3PAR