The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 680 731 737
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 218 201 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 205 150 183
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,550 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Senior DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88174 98447 103358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74876 82625 84143
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior DBA in the job title.

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior DBA Salary Trend in England

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in England

Senior DBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 91 £55,000 -4.34% 3
South East +4 35 £50,000 - 4
North West +25 28 £52,500 +10.52% 5
South West +3 21 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire +20 18 £46,250 -15.90% 2
East Midlands +23 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands -9 10 £42,500 -19.04% 2
East of England +4 1 £60,000 +4.34%
North East - 1 £51,459 -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Senior DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 312 (90.70%) SQL
2 307 (89.24%) SQL Server
3 157 (45.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 147 (42.73%) T-SQL
5 136 (39.53%) Performance Tuning
6 125 (36.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 116 (33.72%) Oracle
8 108 (31.40%) Microsoft
9 103 (29.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 98 (28.49%) MS Excel
10 98 (28.49%) SQL Server 2014
11 97 (28.20%) Business Intelligence
12 93 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
12 93 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 91 (26.45%) Finance
14 86 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 85 (24.71%) High Availability
16 84 (24.42%) Clustering
17 79 (22.97%) Replication
18 73 (21.22%) Oracle Database
19 70 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
20 64 (18.60%) Degree
21 59 (17.15%) PowerShell
22 55 (15.99%) Migration
23 54 (15.70%) ETL
24 52 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
25 50 (14.53%) Windows
25 50 (14.53%) Capacity Planning
25 50 (14.53%) MongoDB
26 48 (13.95%) Oracle RAC

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (8.14%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (2.33%) IIS
5 3 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 98 (28.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.16%) MS Project
3 2 (0.58%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.03%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.87%) PaaS
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.59%) SAN
2 20 (5.81%) NAS
3 9 (2.62%) Internet
4 8 (2.33%) Firewall
5 7 (2.03%) DNS
6 4 (1.16%) FTP
7 2 (0.58%) SMS
8 1 (0.29%) 2G
8 1 (0.29%) HTTP
8 1 (0.29%) LAN
8 1 (0.29%) Skype
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (89.24%) SQL Server
2 157 (45.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 125 (36.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 103 (29.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 98 (28.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 93 (27.03%) Data Warehouse
6 93 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 86 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 73 (21.22%) Oracle Database
9 50 (14.53%) MongoDB
10 42 (12.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 34 (9.88%) NoSQL
12 31 (9.01%) MySQL
13 25 (7.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 25 (7.27%) OLTP
14 23 (6.69%) SQL Server 2016
15 20 (5.81%) OLAP
16 18 (5.23%) Azure SQL Database
17 17 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.16%) Toad
3 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.87%) JIRA
4 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 91 (26.45%) Finance
2 34 (9.88%) Banking
3 12 (3.49%) Legal
4 11 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.91%) Law
6 7 (2.03%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.74%) Marketing
8 3 (0.87%) Games
9 2 (0.58%) Electronics
9 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.94%) XML
2 12 (3.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 10 (2.91%) .NET
3 10 (2.91%) MDX
4 9 (2.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 8 (2.33%) JSON
6 7 (2.03%) REST
6 7 (2.03%) Web Services
7 4 (1.16%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.87%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.58%) Middleware
10 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.42%) Clustering
2 79 (22.97%) Replication
3 20 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.20%) Digital Media
6 9 (2.62%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.74%) iPad
8 4 (1.16%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.87%) Fintech
10 2 (0.58%) Blog
10 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.29%) Online Games
11 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.53%) Windows
2 34 (9.88%) Linux
3 15 (4.36%) Unix
4 9 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.87%) Solaris
10 2 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (39.53%) Performance Tuning
2 97 (28.20%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (24.71%) High Availability
4 70 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (15.99%) Migration
6 54 (15.70%) ETL
7 52 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 50 (14.53%) Capacity Planning
9 32 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 32 (9.30%) Database Security
10 28 (8.14%) ITIL
11 20 (5.81%) Database Tuning
12 17 (4.94%) Project Management
13 16 (4.65%) Data Migration
13 16 (4.65%) Database Optimisation
13 16 (4.65%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.36%) Business Continuity
14 15 (4.36%) Data Architecture
15 14 (4.07%) Customer Engagement
16 11 (3.20%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 312 (90.70%) SQL
2 147 (42.73%) T-SQL
3 59 (17.15%) PowerShell
4 17 (4.94%) C#
5 15 (4.36%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.07%) PL/SQL
7 9 (2.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 6 (1.74%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.45%) Perl
10 4 (1.16%) VB
10 4 (1.16%) VBScript
11 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.87%) C
11 3 (0.87%) Python
11 3 (0.87%) VB6
12 2 (0.58%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 64 (18.60%) Degree
2 37 (10.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.62%) MCDBA
4 6 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.16%) MCSA
7 2 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.58%) MCITP
7 2 (0.58%) MCTS
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) OCP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.91%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.74%) SLA
4 5 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 48 (13.95%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.03%) VMware ESX
3 7 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.16%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) Docker
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (11.34%) Data Guard
2 14 (4.07%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (2.62%) SCOM
4 8 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (1.45%) Puppet
7 3 (0.87%) Ambari
7 3 (0.87%) SCCM
7 3 (0.87%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.29%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.29%) Nagios
9 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 116 (33.72%) Oracle
2 108 (31.40%) Microsoft
3 34 (9.88%) VMware
4 16 (4.65%) RedGate
5 15 (4.36%) IBM
5 15 (4.36%) Sybase
6 7 (2.03%) SAP
7 4 (1.16%) Cisco
7 4 (1.16%) NetApp
8 3 (0.87%) 3PAR
8 3 (0.87%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.58%) Citrix
9 2 (0.58%) HP
9 2 (0.58%) Teradata
10 1 (0.29%) BT
10 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexi-time +33 days holidays+ more
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Daylight Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago