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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 651 700 686
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 230 198 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 189 157 146
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,300 £41,877
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £63,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +29 104 £60,000 +4.34% 11
South East +7 49 £45,000 -13.46% 5
Yorkshire +9 17 £55,000 -4.34% 4
South West -7 17 £45,000 - 5
North West +1 13 £46,500 -19.13%
East of England +12 12 £51,250 - 1
West Midlands -7 11 £51,250 +4.59%
East Midlands +2 3 - -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 364 (79.30%) SQL
2 327 (71.24%) SQL Server
3 197 (42.92%) Performance Tuning
4 163 (35.51%) Oracle
5 154 (33.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 150 (32.68%) Finance
7 142 (30.94%) T-SQL
8 136 (29.63%) Oracle Database
9 128 (27.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 124 (27.02%) Microsoft
11 123 (26.80%) Replication
12 111 (24.18%) Clustering
13 106 (23.09%) MS Excel
13 106 (23.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 102 (22.22%) Windows
15 91 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
16 89 (19.39%) Capacity Planning
17 76 (16.56%) Relational Database
18 75 (16.34%) Linux
19 70 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
20 67 (14.60%) Oracle RAC
21 62 (13.51%) PL/SQL
21 62 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
22 60 (13.07%) UNIX
23 58 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
24 57 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
24 57 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
25 54 (11.76%) RDBMS
25 54 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
26 53 (11.55%) Analytical Skills

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (9.80%) WebLogic
2 18 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
3 16 (3.49%) Apache
4 14 (3.05%) IIS
4 14 (3.05%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (2.61%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.74%) JBoss
7 7 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.53%) GlassFish
7 7 (1.53%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 106 (23.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 42 (9.15%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Utilities
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.22%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (3.27%) SaaS
2 13 (2.83%) PaaS
3 4 (0.87%) GitHub
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.27%) Firewall
2 12 (2.61%) DNS
2 12 (2.61%) SAN
3 9 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.74%) Internet
5 7 (1.53%) VLAN
6 3 (0.65%) NAS
7 2 (0.44%) DMZ
7 2 (0.44%) WAN
7 2 (0.44%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.22%) FTP
8 1 (0.22%) HTTP
8 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.22%) DHCP
8 1 (0.22%) LDAP
8 1 (0.22%) ATM
8 1 (0.22%) LAN
8 1 (0.22%) Intranet
8 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (71.24%) SQL Server
2 154 (33.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 136 (29.63%) Oracle Database
4 128 (27.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 106 (23.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 91 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 76 (16.56%) Relational Database
8 70 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 58 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 57 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
11 54 (11.76%) RDBMS
11 54 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 43 (9.37%) MySQL
13 42 (9.15%) Oracle Database 12c
14 32 (6.97%) SQL Server 2000
15 29 (6.32%) Oracle Exadata
16 28 (6.10%) DB2
17 21 (4.58%) NoSQL
18 20 (4.36%) OLTP
19 18 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (2.18%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (0.87%) JIRA
3 4 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.65%) ERwin
5 2 (0.44%) Toad
5 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 150 (32.68%) Finance
2 51 (11.11%) Banking
3 28 (6.10%) Retail
4 15 (3.27%) Law
5 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.18%) Legal
7 4 (0.87%) International Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 16 (3.49%) Middleware
2 16 (3.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (3.27%) .NET
4 10 (2.18%) WebCenter
5 7 (1.53%) XML
6 6 (1.31%) HTML
6 6 (1.31%) LAMP
6 6 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (1.09%) Web Services
8 3 (0.65%) COM
9 2 (0.44%) Lucene
10 1 (0.22%) Spring
10 1 (0.22%) JSON
10 1 (0.22%) MDX
10 1 (0.22%) REST
10 1 (0.22%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.22%) J2EE
10 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 123 (26.80%) Replication
2 111 (24.18%) Clustering
3 53 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.36%) Public Cloud
5 16 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.83%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.61%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.18%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.74%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.53%) Oracle Exalogic
12 6 (1.31%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.31%) BBC
13 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.87%) Online Banking
14 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 102 (22.22%) Windows
2 75 (16.34%) Linux
3 60 (13.07%) UNIX
4 21 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.83%) Solaris
7 9 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.53%) CentOS
8 7 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (1.53%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.09%) AIX
10 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (42.92%) Performance Tuning
2 89 (19.39%) Capacity Planning
3 62 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (11.33%) ITIL
6 49 (10.68%) Mentoring
7 47 (10.24%) Database Mirroring
8 42 (9.15%) High Availability
9 38 (8.28%) Database Security
10 33 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (6.10%) Migration
12 26 (5.66%) ETL
13 25 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
14 23 (5.01%) Service Delivery
15 21 (4.58%) Data Protection
16 19 (4.14%) Database Tuning
16 19 (4.14%) Open Source
17 15 (3.27%) Data Migration
17 15 (3.27%) Analytics
18 14 (3.05%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 364 (79.30%) SQL
2 142 (30.94%) T-SQL
3 62 (13.51%) PL/SQL
4 26 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 17 (3.70%) Java
6 11 (2.40%) Perl
7 10 (2.18%) C#
8 7 (1.53%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.53%) VB
8 7 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.09%) Bourne shell
9 5 (1.09%) VBScript
10 4 (0.87%) Python
11 3 (0.65%) sed
11 3 (0.65%) AWK
12 1 (0.22%) VBA
12 1 (0.22%) C
12 1 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (10.02%) Degree
2 37 (8.06%) Oracle Certification
3 30 (6.54%) OCP
4 23 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (3.27%) MCSA
6 12 (2.61%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.74%) MCP
8 5 (1.09%) MCSE
9 4 (0.87%) MCTS
10 3 (0.65%) MCITP
10 3 (0.65%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.44%) PMP
11 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.83%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) EMIR
4 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 67 (14.60%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.44%) NFS
6 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 52 (11.33%) Data Guard
2 44 (9.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (3.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (1.96%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.96%) OMEGAMON
5 7 (1.53%) Ansible
5 7 (1.53%) logstash
6 5 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 163 (35.51%) Oracle
2 124 (27.02%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.01%) VMware
4 14 (3.05%) IBM
4 14 (3.05%) Red Hat
5 13 (2.83%) Red Gate
6 10 (2.18%) Cognos
7 9 (1.96%) Sybase
7 9 (1.96%) BMC
8 7 (1.53%) Veritas
8 7 (1.53%) Splunk
9 4 (0.87%) HP
10 3 (0.65%) EMC
10 3 (0.65%) NetApp
10 3 (0.65%) Siebel
10 3 (0.65%) Sun
10 3 (0.65%) Netezza
10 3 (0.65%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (0.65%) Vertica
10 3 (0.65%) MapR
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £44000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £46,434 to £61,323 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, paid training
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago