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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 698 757 728
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 158 173 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 139 139 197
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £47,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £66,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £53,879 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.19% +2.62%
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
80887 97120 104197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67718 81772 86920
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +51 38 £60,000 +1.26% 4
Yorkshire +44 38 £51,250 +7.89% 3
South East +15 27 £50,000 -8.67% 6
West Midlands - 21 £42,500 -
North West -8 18 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +18 7 £55,000 +2.32% 1
South West +15 7 £45,000 +22.44% 1
East Midlands +15 2 £45,000 -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 329 (86.13%) SQL Server
2 326 (85.34%) SQL
3 197 (51.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 162 (42.41%) T-SQL
5 154 (40.31%) Performance Tuning
6 152 (39.79%) Microsoft
7 144 (37.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 134 (35.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 131 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
10 130 (34.03%) Data Warehouse
11 116 (30.37%) MS Excel
12 111 (29.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 109 (28.53%) Replication
14 108 (28.27%) High Availability
15 107 (28.01%) Oracle
16 106 (27.75%) SQL Server 2008
17 101 (26.44%) SQL Server 2014
18 95 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
19 88 (23.04%) PowerShell
20 85 (22.25%) Clustering
21 84 (21.99%) Finance
22 67 (17.54%) Oracle Database
23 65 (17.02%) Degree
24 55 (14.40%) Disaster Recovery
25 54 (14.14%) ETL
26 53 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
27 51 (13.35%) MongoDB
28 50 (13.09%) Relational Database
29 49 (12.83%) Data Guard
30 48 (12.57%) NoSQL

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 27 (7.07%) Oracle Coherence
2 22 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 20 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.36%) IIS
5 7 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.26%) Confluence
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 116 (30.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (4.19%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.79%) IaaS
5 3 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.12%) SAN
2 24 (6.28%) NAS
3 18 (4.71%) Internet
4 16 (4.19%) DNS
4 16 (4.19%) Firewall
5 1 (0.26%) FTP
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (86.13%) SQL Server
2 197 (51.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 144 (37.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 134 (35.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 130 (34.03%) Data Warehouse
6 111 (29.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 106 (27.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 101 (26.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 67 (17.54%) Oracle Database
10 51 (13.35%) MongoDB
11 50 (13.09%) Relational Database
12 48 (12.57%) NoSQL
13 38 (9.95%) RDBMS
14 32 (8.38%) SQL Server 2016
15 31 (8.12%) MySQL
15 31 (8.12%) OLTP
15 31 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (6.81%) OLAP
17 21 (5.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 18 (4.71%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 31 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.66%) Toad
3 8 (2.09%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.05%) JIRA
5 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 84 (21.99%) Finance
2 32 (8.38%) Banking
3 13 (3.40%) Legal
4 5 (1.31%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.31%) Law
4 5 (1.31%) Retail
4 5 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.38%) .NET
2 18 (4.71%) MDX
2 18 (4.71%) XML
3 16 (4.19%) .NET Framework
4 7 (1.83%) JSON
4 7 (1.83%) REST
4 7 (1.83%) Web Services
4 7 (1.83%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 3 (0.79%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.52%) Middleware
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.26%) COM
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 109 (28.53%) Replication
2 85 (22.25%) Clustering
3 18 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.83%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.57%) Fintech
7 5 (1.31%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.31%) Statistics
8 4 (1.05%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.52%) Blog
9 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (12.30%) Windows
2 18 (4.71%) Linux
3 16 (4.19%) Unix
4 9 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.83%) AIX
7 5 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (40.31%) Performance Tuning
2 131 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
3 108 (28.27%) High Availability
4 95 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (14.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 54 (14.14%) ETL
7 43 (11.26%) Capacity Planning
8 41 (10.73%) Data Modelling
9 39 (10.21%) Database Security
10 35 (9.16%) Migration
11 27 (7.07%) Scrum
12 23 (6.02%) Data Architecture
13 22 (5.76%) DevOps
14 19 (4.97%) ITIL
15 18 (4.71%) Capacity Management
15 18 (4.71%) Customer Engagement
15 18 (4.71%) Software Engineering
16 15 (3.93%) Business Continuity
17 13 (3.40%) Database Optimisation
18 12 (3.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 326 (85.34%) SQL
2 162 (42.41%) T-SQL
3 88 (23.04%) PowerShell
4 34 (8.90%) C#
5 19 (4.97%) VB.NET
6 16 (4.19%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.05%) VBScript
9 2 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.26%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.26%) C
10 1 (0.26%) Java
10 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.26%) Korn
10 1 (0.26%) Perl
10 1 (0.26%) Python
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (17.02%) Degree
2 53 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.36%) MCSA
4 7 (1.83%) OCP
4 7 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.57%) MCITP
5 6 (1.57%) MCTS
6 5 (1.31%) MCSE
7 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (4.71%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.09%) SLA
3 7 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 42 (10.99%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (4.19%) VMware ESX
2 16 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.36%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.83%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (1.05%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (12.83%) Data Guard
2 27 (7.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 22 (5.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 21 (5.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 17 (4.45%) SCOM
6 13 (3.40%) Tivoli
6 13 (3.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 12 (3.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.05%) Puppet
9 3 (0.79%) Ambari
9 3 (0.79%) Perfmon
9 3 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.26%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 152 (39.79%) Microsoft
2 107 (28.01%) Oracle
3 34 (8.90%) VMware
4 20 (5.24%) IBM
5 13 (3.40%) RedGate
6 7 (1.83%) Sybase
7 5 (1.31%) SAP
7 5 (1.31%) Tableau
8 4 (1.05%) Cisco
9 2 (0.52%) Percona
9 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.52%) Teradata
10 1 (0.26%) BT
10 1 (0.26%) NetApp
10 1 (0.26%) Remedy
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