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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Database Administrator
Rank 286 313 320
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 25 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.14% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.15% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 5
Average salary £57,500 £56,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.32% -15.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £63,150 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +24.32%
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
9057 10869 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.64% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 9148 9769
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 40 (95.24%) SQL
3 25 (59.52%) Replication
4 18 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (38.10%) Finance
6 15 (35.71%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) Clustering
8 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
9 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (28.57%) High Availability
9 12 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (21.43%) Degree
12 8 (19.05%) Law
12 8 (19.05%) Linux
12 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (16.67%) Oracle
13 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
14 6 (14.29%) DevOps
15 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
15 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (97.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (30.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (9.52%) MySQL
7 4 (9.52%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (9.52%) Adabas
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
9 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (59.52%) Replication
2 14 (33.33%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) High Availability
1 12 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (14.29%) DevOps
3 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.52%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL
5 3 (7.14%) Database Security
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.76%) ETL
6 2 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
7 1 (2.38%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.90%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds