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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 652 670 724
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 204 184 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 184 157 130
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +14 93 £60,000 +4.34% 5
South East -12 62 £53,750 +2.38% 4
North West +2 12 £46,250 +10.97% 1
Yorkshire -31 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South West -2 10 £35,000 -20.00% 2
East of England -6 8 £55,000 +46.66% 3
East Midlands +9 4 £45,625 +10.60%
West Midlands -9 2 £45,000 -30.76%
North East - 1 £29,000 - 1
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 345 (77.35%) SQL Server
2 324 (72.65%) SQL
3 198 (44.39%) Oracle
4 173 (38.79%) Performance Tuning
5 157 (35.20%) T-SQL
6 155 (34.75%) Oracle Database
7 150 (33.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 136 (30.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 123 (27.58%) Finance
9 123 (27.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 120 (26.91%) Microsoft
11 119 (26.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 100 (22.42%) Windows
13 93 (20.85%) Replication
14 89 (19.96%) Oracle RAC
14 89 (19.96%) SQL Server 2012
15 76 (17.04%) Oracle Database 11g
16 71 (15.92%) Data Warehouse
17 68 (15.25%) Linux
18 60 (13.45%) Clustering
19 59 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
20 56 (12.56%) PL/SQL
20 56 (12.56%) Oracle RMAN
21 54 (12.11%) Data Guard
22 53 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
22 53 (11.88%) WebLogic
23 51 (11.43%) ITIL
24 49 (10.99%) MySQL
24 49 (10.99%) Database Security
25 45 (10.09%) MS Excel

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 53 (11.88%) WebLogic
2 34 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.04%) Apache Pig
4 10 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.02%) Oracle UPK
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.67%) IIS
8 3 (0.67%) WorkSite
8 3 (0.67%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.45%) SAS
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.22%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 45 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.79%) PowerPivot
3 4 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (8.74%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (2.69%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.67%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.47%) SAN
2 7 (1.57%) HTTP
2 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.57%) DNS
3 6 (1.35%) WAN
4 2 (0.45%) NAS
5 1 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (77.35%) SQL Server
2 155 (34.75%) Oracle Database
3 150 (33.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 136 (30.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 123 (27.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 119 (26.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 89 (19.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 76 (17.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 71 (15.92%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (10.99%) MySQL
11 45 (10.09%) Oracle Database 10g
12 41 (9.19%) SQL Server 2005
13 40 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
14 29 (6.50%) Relational Database
15 26 (5.83%) NoSQL
16 25 (5.61%) RDBMS
17 22 (4.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 22 (4.93%) MongoDB
18 21 (4.71%) Hadoop
19 20 (4.48%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (2.69%) JIRA
2 11 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (2.47%) Ant
2 11 (2.47%) Maven
3 4 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 123 (27.58%) Finance
2 27 (6.05%) Marketing
3 25 (5.61%) Advertising
4 18 (4.04%) Legal
5 17 (3.81%) Law
5 17 (3.81%) Games
5 17 (3.81%) Banking
6 9 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 17 (3.81%) Middleware
3 13 (2.91%) MDX
4 12 (2.69%) .NET
5 11 (2.47%) Java EE
5 11 (2.47%) Kafka
6 8 (1.79%) XML
7 7 (1.57%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.57%) Web Services
8 6 (1.35%) WCF
8 6 (1.35%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.45%) HTML
10 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.22%) J2EE
10 1 (0.22%) XSL
10 1 (0.22%) CGI
10 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (20.85%) Replication
2 60 (13.45%) Clustering
3 38 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.57%) Statistics
6 5 (1.12%) Spread Betting
7 4 (0.90%) Open Source
7 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.45%) Kindle
8 2 (0.45%) Life Science
8 2 (0.45%) Social Network
9 1 (0.22%) FMCG
9 1 (0.22%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 100 (22.42%) Windows
2 68 (15.25%) Linux
3 40 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (8.07%) UNIX
5 32 (7.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (3.81%) AIX
8 13 (2.91%) Solaris
9 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (38.79%) Performance Tuning
2 59 (13.23%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 51 (11.43%) ITIL
5 49 (10.99%) Database Security
6 42 (9.42%) ETL
7 34 (7.62%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
8 26 (5.83%) Migration
8 26 (5.83%) E-Commerce
9 25 (5.61%) Data Modelling
10 24 (5.38%) Performance Monitoring
11 22 (4.93%) BCP
12 18 (4.04%) High Availability
13 17 (3.81%) PRINCE2
14 15 (3.36%) Change Data Capture
14 15 (3.36%) Data Protection
14 15 (3.36%) Performance Management
15 14 (3.14%) Database Tuning
15 14 (3.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 324 (72.65%) SQL
2 157 (35.20%) T-SQL
3 56 (12.56%) PL/SQL
4 30 (6.73%) PowerShell
5 27 (6.05%) Perl
6 16 (3.59%) Python
7 15 (3.36%) Shell Script
8 13 (2.91%) Bash Shell
8 13 (2.91%) C#
8 13 (2.91%) Java
9 3 (0.67%) C
10 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.45%) sed
10 2 (0.45%) AWK
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.22%) C-shell
11 1 (0.22%) PHP
11 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 38 (8.52%) Degree
2 26 (5.83%) MCITP
3 23 (5.16%) Oracle Certification
4 21 (4.71%) MCTS
5 19 (4.26%) OCP
6 15 (3.36%) MCSE
6 15 (3.36%) MCSA
7 7 (1.57%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.12%) MCDBA
9 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.45%) OCA
10 2 (0.45%) MCP
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.14%) SLA
2 5 (1.12%) QA
3 4 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 89 (19.96%) Oracle RAC
2 56 (12.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.47%) Apache Flume
4 11 (2.47%) HDFS
5 8 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 54 (12.11%) Data Guard
2 35 (7.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.67%) Foglight
5 2 (0.45%) SCCM
5 2 (0.45%) SCOM
5 2 (0.45%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.45%) SCSM
5 2 (0.45%) Nagios
6 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) Ansible
6 1 (0.22%) Graphite
6 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.22%) Cacti
6 1 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.22%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.22%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 198 (44.39%) Oracle
2 120 (26.91%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.61%) Red Hat
4 17 (3.81%) IBM
4 17 (3.81%) HP
5 14 (3.14%) Sony
6 10 (2.24%) Sybase
6 10 (2.24%) SAP
6 10 (2.24%) Retek
7 9 (2.02%) VMware
8 8 (1.79%) Cognos
9 7 (1.57%) MapR
10 6 (1.35%) Siebel
11 4 (0.90%) NetApp
11 4 (0.90%) Remedy
12 3 (0.67%) Imperva
12 3 (0.67%) Red Gate
13 2 (0.45%) Percona
13 2 (0.45%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.45%) Cognizant
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £40721 - £52039 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
PayPoint
Salary: up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance / Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London
Required IT
Salary: £75,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago