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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 684 673 666
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 201 217 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 150 183 169
Average salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,100 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,550 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -44 74 £57,500 - 4
South East +37 56 £50,000 - 4
East of England +10 16 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Yorkshire +8 14 £55,000 -
South West -21 14 £45,000 +8.43% 2
North West +7 12 £47,500 -17.39% 1
West Midlands -4 7 £52,500 +7.14%
East Midlands -1 3 - -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 336 (76.19%) SQL
2 317 (71.88%) SQL Server
3 201 (45.58%) Performance Tuning
4 162 (36.73%) Oracle
5 140 (31.75%) Finance
6 136 (30.84%) Oracle Database
7 132 (29.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 125 (28.34%) T-SQL
9 123 (27.89%) Replication
10 117 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 110 (24.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 108 (24.49%) Clustering
13 101 (22.90%) MS Excel
14 94 (21.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 94 (21.32%) Windows
15 91 (20.63%) Capacity Planning
16 83 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
17 74 (16.78%) Relational Database
18 68 (15.42%) Oracle Database 11g
18 68 (15.42%) Linux
19 65 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
20 60 (13.61%) Oracle RAC
20 60 (13.61%) Banking
21 56 (12.70%) SQL Server 2005
21 56 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
22 55 (12.47%) UNIX
23 53 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
23 53 (12.02%) Mentoring
24 52 (11.79%) PL/SQL
24 52 (11.79%) RDBMS

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (11.34%) WebLogic
2 23 (5.22%) Apache
3 20 (4.54%) Oracle Application Server
4 15 (3.40%) WebSphere
4 15 (3.40%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.04%) IIS
6 9 (2.04%) JBoss
7 8 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.81%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle 9iAS
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 101 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 47 (10.66%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (8.16%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Utilities
5 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.23%) Agresso
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.17%) SaaS
2 14 (3.17%) PaaS
3 4 (0.91%) GitHub
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.63%) Firewall
2 12 (2.72%) DNS
3 9 (2.04%) SAN
3 9 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.59%) VLAN
4 7 (1.59%) Internet
5 3 (0.68%) NAS
6 2 (0.45%) DMZ
6 2 (0.45%) LAN
6 2 (0.45%) WAN
6 2 (0.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) HTTP
7 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.23%) LDAP
7 1 (0.23%) ATM
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 136 (30.84%) Oracle Database
3 132 (29.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 110 (24.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 94 (21.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 83 (18.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 74 (16.78%) Relational Database
8 68 (15.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 56 (12.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 56 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (11.79%) RDBMS
11 51 (11.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 40 (9.07%) Oracle Database 12c
13 39 (8.84%) MySQL
14 31 (7.03%) Oracle Exadata
15 30 (6.80%) SQL Server 2000
16 29 (6.58%) DB2
17 24 (5.44%) NoSQL
18 23 (5.22%) OLTP
19 18 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (2.49%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (0.91%) ERwin
4 4 (0.91%) JIRA
4 4 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 140 (31.75%) Finance
2 60 (13.61%) Banking
3 34 (7.71%) Retail
4 16 (3.63%) Law
5 14 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.81%) Legal
7 4 (0.91%) International Banking
8 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.45%) Advertising
9 2 (0.45%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 22 (4.99%) Middleware
3 16 (3.63%) .NET
4 15 (3.40%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (2.27%) XML
6 8 (1.81%) WebCenter
7 5 (1.13%) Web Services
7 5 (1.13%) Lucene
8 2 (0.45%) LAMP
9 1 (0.23%) REST
9 1 (0.23%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.23%) Spring
9 1 (0.23%) JSON
9 1 (0.23%) MDX
9 1 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.23%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.23%) WCF
9 1 (0.23%) WPF
9 1 (0.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 123 (27.89%) Replication
2 108 (24.49%) Clustering
3 49 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 20 (4.54%) Data Centre
6 17 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 16 (3.63%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.95%) Management Information System
9 12 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (2.49%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.81%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.81%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.81%) Oracle Exalogic
12 5 (1.13%) User Experience
13 4 (0.91%) Online Banking
14 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.68%) Life Science
15 2 (0.45%) Statistics
15 2 (0.45%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 94 (21.32%) Windows
2 68 (15.42%) Linux
3 55 (12.47%) UNIX
4 17 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.40%) Solaris
6 14 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.59%) CentOS
10 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (45.58%) Performance Tuning
2 91 (20.63%) Capacity Planning
3 65 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (12.02%) Mentoring
5 48 (10.88%) ITIL
6 44 (9.98%) High Availability
6 44 (9.98%) Database Mirroring
7 37 (8.39%) Database Security
8 27 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (5.90%) Migration
10 23 (5.22%) Service Delivery
10 23 (5.22%) ETL
11 22 (4.99%) Database Tuning
11 22 (4.99%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (3.63%) Open Source
12 16 (3.63%) Data Migration
13 15 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (3.40%) CRM
14 14 (3.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 336 (76.19%) SQL
2 125 (28.34%) T-SQL
3 52 (11.79%) PL/SQL
4 27 (6.12%) Shell Script
5 24 (5.44%) PowerShell
6 14 (3.17%) Java
7 13 (2.95%) Perl
8 11 (2.49%) C#
9 7 (1.59%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.59%) Korn
10 6 (1.36%) VBScript
11 5 (1.13%) Bourne shell
12 4 (0.91%) VB
12 4 (0.91%) Python
13 3 (0.68%) AWK
13 3 (0.68%) C
13 3 (0.68%) sed
14 1 (0.23%) VBA
14 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (9.30%) Degree
2 40 (9.07%) Oracle Certification
3 33 (7.48%) OCP
4 26 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.40%) MCSA
6 10 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.81%) MCP
8 3 (0.68%) MCSE
8 3 (0.68%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.68%) MCTS
9 2 (0.45%) MCITP
9 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.45%) OCA
9 2 (0.45%) PMP
9 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (1.13%) SLA
3 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) EMIR
5 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 60 (13.61%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.45%) NFS
4 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 50 (11.34%) Data Guard
2 41 (9.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (2.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.27%) OMEGAMON
5 9 (2.04%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.59%) Ansible
6 7 (1.59%) logstash
7 6 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 162 (36.73%) Oracle
2 117 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.54%) VMware
4 15 (3.40%) Red Gate
4 15 (3.40%) IBM
5 14 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.95%) Cognos
7 10 (2.27%) BMC
8 8 (1.81%) Sybase
9 7 (1.59%) Veritas
9 7 (1.59%) Splunk
10 5 (1.13%) Siebel
11 3 (0.68%) Sun
11 3 (0.68%) NetApp
11 3 (0.68%) HP
11 3 (0.68%) EMC
11 3 (0.68%) Vertica
11 3 (0.68%) MapR
11 3 (0.68%) Netezza
11 3 (0.68%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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TFL
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Citi Logik
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
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Posted: 26 days ago