The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 694 682 650
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 172 199 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 146 160 173
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,230 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
London -40 68 £65,000 +4.00% 12
South East +29 57 £45,000 -5.26% 8
East of England +20 14 £55,000 +38.58% 2
North West +7 13 £44,500 +7.87% 1
South West -14 10 £41,500 -10.27%
Yorkshire -7 8 £49,250 -1.50% 4
East Midlands +12 1 £40,000 -3.03% 1
West Midlands -29 1 - -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 320 (77.67%) SQL
2 315 (76.46%) SQL Server
3 161 (39.08%) Performance Tuning
4 151 (36.65%) T-SQL
5 148 (35.92%) Oracle
6 145 (35.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 134 (32.52%) Microsoft
8 128 (31.07%) Finance
9 121 (29.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 116 (28.16%) Oracle Database
11 107 (25.97%) Windows
12 105 (25.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 90 (21.84%) Replication
14 85 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 68 (16.50%) Oracle RAC
15 68 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 62 (15.05%) Linux
16 62 (15.05%) MS Excel
17 60 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
18 59 (14.32%) Clustering
19 55 (13.35%) Disaster Recovery
20 54 (13.11%) PL/SQL
21 53 (12.86%) Oracle Database 11g
22 51 (12.38%) ITIL
22 51 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
22 51 (12.38%) Capacity Planning
23 47 (11.41%) Degree
24 45 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
25 41 (9.95%) Data Guard
25 41 (9.95%) Oracle RMAN

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 38 (9.22%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.52%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (2.91%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.18%) IIS
5 8 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (0.97%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.73%) Apache
8 2 (0.49%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.24%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 62 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.46%) MS Office
3 5 (1.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 28 (6.80%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.18%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.70%) SaaS
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.91%) SAN
2 7 (1.70%) WAN
2 7 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.70%) DNS
3 6 (1.46%) HTTP
4 3 (0.73%) Internet
5 2 (0.49%) NAS
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (76.46%) SQL Server
2 145 (35.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 121 (29.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 116 (28.16%) Oracle Database
5 105 (25.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 85 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 68 (16.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (12.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 35 (8.50%) MySQL
11 34 (8.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (7.52%) Oracle Reports
13 26 (6.31%) Relational Database
14 23 (5.58%) RDBMS
14 23 (5.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 22 (5.34%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (4.85%) Oracle Database 12c
16 20 (4.85%) NoSQL
17 19 (4.61%) SQLPlus
18 15 (3.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.21%) Ant
2 5 (1.21%) Maven
2 5 (1.21%) JIRA
3 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 128 (31.07%) Finance
2 24 (5.83%) Marketing
3 23 (5.58%) Banking
4 22 (5.34%) Advertising
5 15 (3.64%) Legal
6 11 (2.67%) Law
6 11 (2.67%) Games
7 6 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.73%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) International Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.40%) XML
2 13 (3.16%) .NET
3 11 (2.67%) Kafka
4 8 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (1.94%) WebCenter
4 8 (1.94%) Middleware
4 8 (1.94%) MDX
4 8 (1.94%) HTML
5 7 (1.70%) Web Services
5 7 (1.70%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.70%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (1.46%) WCF
6 6 (1.46%) LAMP
7 5 (1.21%) Java EE
7 5 (1.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (0.73%) COM
9 2 (0.49%) CGI
10 1 (0.24%) J2EE
10 1 (0.24%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 90 (21.84%) Replication
2 59 (14.32%) Clustering
3 45 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (1.94%) Open Source
4 8 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.70%) SWIFT
6 6 (1.46%) BBC
6 6 (1.46%) Statistics
7 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.73%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.49%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Spread Betting
10 2 (0.49%) Life Science
10 2 (0.49%) Social Network
10 2 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 107 (25.97%) Windows
2 62 (15.05%) Linux
3 38 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (8.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (7.52%) UNIX
6 14 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.91%) AIX
8 7 (1.70%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (39.08%) Performance Tuning
2 55 (13.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 51 (12.38%) ITIL
3 51 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (12.38%) Capacity Planning
4 39 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (8.74%) Database Security
6 35 (8.50%) Database Mirroring
7 32 (7.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 31 (7.52%) ETL
9 26 (6.31%) Migration
10 25 (6.07%) Data Protection
11 22 (5.34%) BCP
12 17 (4.13%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.13%) Database Tuning
12 17 (4.13%) High Availability
13 16 (3.88%) Data Modelling
14 14 (3.40%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.40%) Change Data Capture
15 13 (3.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 320 (77.67%) SQL
2 151 (36.65%) T-SQL
3 54 (13.11%) PL/SQL
4 25 (6.07%) PowerShell
5 22 (5.34%) Perl
6 13 (3.16%) Java
7 11 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.94%) C#
9 6 (1.46%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.46%) Python
10 4 (0.97%) VB
11 3 (0.73%) C
11 3 (0.73%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.24%) VBScript
12 1 (0.24%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 47 (11.41%) Degree
2 27 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.37%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (4.37%) MCITP
4 15 (3.64%) MCTS
5 14 (3.40%) MCSA
6 13 (3.16%) OCP
6 13 (3.16%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.91%) MCSE
8 3 (0.73%) MCP
8 3 (0.73%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.73%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) OCA
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.43%) SLA
2 6 (1.46%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (16.50%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (3.88%) Oracle Clusterware
3 14 (3.40%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.67%) Apache Flume
4 11 (2.67%) HDFS
5 7 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 41 (9.95%) Oracle RMAN
1 41 (9.95%) Data Guard
2 23 (5.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (4.37%) Oracle Flashback
4 8 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.73%) Foglight
6 2 (0.49%) Nagios
7 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.24%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.24%) Control-M
7 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.24%) Ansible
7 1 (0.24%) Graphite
7 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.24%) Cacti
7 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 148 (35.92%) Oracle
2 134 (32.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.13%) HP
4 15 (3.64%) IBM
5 14 (3.40%) Red Hat
5 14 (3.40%) Sony
6 13 (3.16%) Sybase
7 10 (2.43%) VMware
8 8 (1.94%) Cognos
8 8 (1.94%) Siebel
9 7 (1.70%) SAP
10 5 (1.21%) NetApp
11 4 (0.97%) Veritas
11 4 (0.97%) Remedy
11 4 (0.97%) Red Gate
12 3 (0.73%) Imperva
12 3 (0.73%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.49%) Brocade
13 2 (0.49%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.49%) 3PAR
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