The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 266 235 262
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 3 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.038% 0.087% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.091% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 17
Average salary £55,000 £35,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.02% -25.78%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
Senior DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7549 6621 8732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.75% 96.45% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6186 5341 7579
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the East of England region.

Senior DBA Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -18 1 £55,000 +66.66%
Essex -21 1 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Clustering
6 4 (40.00%) MCTS
6 4 (40.00%) MCITP
6 4 (40.00%) High Availability
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Replication
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (20.00%) Statistics
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (10.00%) MySQL
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle
9 1 (10.00%) IIS
9 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (10.00%) MCSE

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) Database Security
5 1 (10.00%) OpenUP
5 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCTS
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opsview
1 1 (10.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VMware