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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 638 742 688
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 237 175 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 196 125 148
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +55 110 £62,500 +8.69% 9
South East +33 57 £44,493 -14.43% 9
Yorkshire +31 20 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East of England +29 14 £55,000 -18.51% 1
North West +22 12 £55,000 +33.33%
West Midlands +1 8 £47,250 +2.16% 2
South West -12 6 £45,750 +14.37% 1
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 350 (80.83%) SQL
2 336 (77.60%) SQL Server
3 175 (40.42%) Performance Tuning
4 152 (35.10%) Finance
5 151 (34.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 143 (33.03%) Oracle
7 138 (31.87%) T-SQL
7 138 (31.87%) Microsoft
8 120 (27.71%) Windows
9 118 (27.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 108 (24.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 102 (23.56%) Oracle Database
12 96 (22.17%) Replication
13 90 (20.79%) MS Excel
14 89 (20.55%) Clustering
15 86 (19.86%) SQL Server 2008
16 73 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
17 66 (15.24%) Capacity Planning
18 59 (13.63%) Oracle RAC
18 59 (13.63%) Linux
19 57 (13.16%) ITIL
20 55 (12.70%) PL/SQL
21 52 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
21 52 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
21 52 (12.01%) Oracle Database 11g
22 51 (11.78%) UNIX
22 51 (11.78%) Relational Database
23 50 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
24 49 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
25 48 (11.09%) Degree

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (8.55%) WebLogic
2 28 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.46%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.77%) IIS
5 9 (2.08%) Apache
6 8 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.92%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.46%) JBoss
10 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.23%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.23%) ArcSDE
11 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 90 (20.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (7.62%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.23%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.85%) SaaS
2 6 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.92%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.54%) SAN
2 10 (2.31%) DNS
3 9 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.62%) WAN
5 6 (1.39%) Internet
5 6 (1.39%) HTTP
5 6 (1.39%) Firewall
6 3 (0.69%) VLAN
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
7 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.23%) ATM
7 1 (0.23%) LDAP
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (77.60%) SQL Server
2 151 (34.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 118 (27.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 108 (24.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 102 (23.56%) Oracle Database
6 86 (19.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 73 (16.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 52 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
8 52 (12.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 51 (11.78%) Relational Database
10 49 (11.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 46 (10.62%) RDBMS
12 32 (7.39%) Oracle Database 12c
13 29 (6.70%) MySQL
14 21 (4.85%) SQL Server 2000
15 20 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (4.16%) Oracle Exadata
16 18 (4.16%) DB2
17 15 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (3.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 152 (35.10%) Finance
2 39 (9.01%) Banking
3 19 (4.39%) Retail
4 11 (2.54%) Law
4 11 (2.54%) Legal
5 7 (1.62%) Marketing
6 6 (1.39%) Games
6 6 (1.39%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.15%) Advertising
8 4 (0.92%) International Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 12 (2.77%) .NET
2 12 (2.77%) XML
3 9 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (2.08%) Middleware
4 8 (1.85%) Web Services
5 7 (1.62%) WebCenter
5 7 (1.62%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (1.62%) HTML
6 6 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.39%) LAMP
6 6 (1.39%) WCF
7 3 (0.69%) COM
8 2 (0.46%) CGI
8 2 (0.46%) J2EE
8 2 (0.46%) MDX
9 1 (0.23%) REST
9 1 (0.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 96 (22.17%) Replication
2 89 (20.55%) Clustering
3 48 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.39%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.62%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.62%) SWIFT
6 7 (1.62%) Hedge funds
6 7 (1.62%) Statistics
7 6 (1.39%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.39%) BBC
7 6 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.15%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Exalogic
11 2 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (27.71%) Windows
2 59 (13.63%) Linux
3 51 (11.78%) UNIX
4 31 (7.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.85%) AIX
9 7 (1.62%) Solaris
10 3 (0.69%) CentOS
10 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (40.42%) Performance Tuning
2 66 (15.24%) Capacity Planning
3 57 (13.16%) ITIL
4 52 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 40 (9.24%) Database Security
8 39 (9.01%) Database Mirroring
9 28 (6.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 27 (6.24%) Mentoring
10 27 (6.24%) High Availability
11 26 (6.00%) Migration
11 26 (6.00%) Data Protection
12 24 (5.54%) Database Tuning
13 17 (3.93%) ETL
14 14 (3.23%) Service Delivery
15 12 (2.77%) BCP
15 12 (2.77%) Server Building
15 12 (2.77%) Analytics
16 10 (2.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 350 (80.83%) SQL
2 138 (31.87%) T-SQL
3 55 (12.70%) PL/SQL
4 30 (6.93%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 13 (3.00%) Perl
7 12 (2.77%) Java
8 6 (1.39%) C#
9 5 (1.15%) VB
10 3 (0.69%) Python
10 3 (0.69%) C
11 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.23%) C-shell
12 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (11.09%) Degree
2 28 (6.47%) Oracle Certification
3 27 (6.24%) OCP
4 21 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.93%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.00%) MCSA
7 8 (1.85%) MCSE
7 8 (1.85%) MCP
8 6 (1.39%) MCTS
8 6 (1.39%) MCITP
9 5 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) PMP
10 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.46%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.62%) QA
1 7 (1.62%) SLA
2 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (13.63%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.31%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.85%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.46%) NFS
5 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 44 (10.16%) Data Guard
2 39 (9.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (2.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.31%) Tivoli
5 8 (1.85%) Oracle Flashback
6 5 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (1.15%) OMEGAMON
7 4 (0.92%) Ansible
8 3 (0.69%) logstash
9 2 (0.46%) Foglight
10 1 (0.23%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.23%) Nagios
10 1 (0.23%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 143 (33.03%) Oracle
2 138 (31.87%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.70%) VMware
3 16 (3.70%) IBM
4 15 (3.46%) Sybase
5 12 (2.77%) Cognos
6 9 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.85%) Red Gate
8 7 (1.62%) SAP
9 5 (1.15%) Siebel
9 5 (1.15%) Veritas
9 5 (1.15%) BMC
9 5 (1.15%) HP
10 3 (0.69%) Splunk
10 3 (0.69%) Netezza
10 3 (0.69%) Remedy
11 2 (0.46%) NetApp
11 2 (0.46%) EMC
11 2 (0.46%) Sony
11 2 (0.46%) Brocade
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