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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 626 687 729
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 248 192 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 216 161 132
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £69,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
99709 96961 103968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.70% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83629 79597 90269
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 £26,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +69 127 £60,000 +4.34% 8
South East +7 58 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Yorkshire -25 18 £55,000 +15.78%
South West -7 14 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Midlands +24 10 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -13 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands -3 6 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England -25 3 £55,000 +56.02%
North East - 2 £37,000 - 1
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 343 (74.40%) SQL Server
2 326 (70.72%) SQL
3 222 (48.16%) Oracle
4 185 (40.13%) Oracle Database
5 166 (36.01%) Performance Tuning
6 165 (35.79%) T-SQL
7 159 (34.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 150 (32.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 135 (29.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 128 (27.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 116 (25.16%) Finance
12 109 (23.64%) Microsoft
13 102 (22.13%) Replication
13 102 (22.13%) Oracle RAC
14 101 (21.91%) Oracle Database 11g
14 101 (21.91%) Windows
15 81 (17.57%) Linux
16 78 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
17 75 (16.27%) Data Guard
17 75 (16.27%) Data Warehouse
18 67 (14.53%) Oracle RMAN
19 66 (14.32%) PL/SQL
20 64 (13.88%) Clustering
21 63 (13.67%) MySQL
21 63 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
22 62 (13.45%) WebLogic
23 60 (13.02%) Oracle Database 10g
24 55 (11.93%) ITIL
25 52 (11.28%) ETL
26 50 (10.85%) Database Security

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 62 (13.45%) WebLogic
2 27 (5.86%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.90%) Apache Pig
4 12 (2.60%) Oracle UPK
5 7 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.65%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.43%) CMS
9 2 (0.43%) SAS
9 2 (0.43%) IIS
10 1 (0.22%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 45 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.74%) PowerPivot
3 3 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (9.98%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (4.77%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (3.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (3.25%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.87%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.08%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.39%) SAN
2 7 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.08%) DNS
3 5 (1.08%) HTTP
4 2 (0.43%) NAS
4 2 (0.43%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) LDAP
5 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (74.40%) SQL Server
2 185 (40.13%) Oracle Database
3 159 (34.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 150 (32.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 135 (29.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 128 (27.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 101 (21.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 78 (16.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 75 (16.27%) Data Warehouse
10 63 (13.67%) MySQL
11 60 (13.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 49 (10.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 40 (8.68%) Oracle Reports
14 35 (7.59%) Relational Database
15 32 (6.94%) RDBMS
16 30 (6.51%) NoSQL
17 22 (4.77%) MongoDB
17 22 (4.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 21 (4.56%) SQLPlus
18 21 (4.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (2.60%) JIRA
2 11 (2.39%) Ant
2 11 (2.39%) Maven
3 9 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 116 (25.16%) Finance
2 24 (5.21%) Advertising
3 22 (4.77%) Marketing
4 20 (4.34%) Law
5 19 (4.12%) Legal
6 17 (3.69%) Banking
7 13 (2.82%) Games
7 13 (2.82%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Retail
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.64%) Middleware
2 25 (5.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (3.69%) MDX
4 14 (3.04%) .NET
5 11 (2.39%) Java EE
5 11 (2.39%) Kafka
6 6 (1.30%) WebCenter
7 5 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.08%) Web Services
7 5 (1.08%) XML
8 4 (0.87%) WCF
9 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.22%) HTML
10 1 (0.22%) XSL
10 1 (0.22%) LAMP
10 1 (0.22%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 102 (22.13%) Replication
2 64 (13.88%) Clustering
3 33 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.95%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.52%) Spread Betting
6 5 (1.08%) Kindle
6 5 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.08%) Statistics
7 4 (0.87%) Open Source
8 2 (0.43%) Life Science
8 2 (0.43%) Social Network
9 1 (0.22%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.22%) FMCG
9 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Derivative
9 1 (0.22%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 101 (21.91%) Windows
2 81 (17.57%) Linux
3 45 (9.76%) UNIX
4 38 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (5.21%) AIX
8 20 (4.34%) Solaris
9 10 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (36.01%) Performance Tuning
2 63 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (11.93%) ITIL
4 52 (11.28%) ETL
5 50 (10.85%) Database Security
6 43 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
8 27 (5.86%) E-Commerce
8 27 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (5.42%) Data Modelling
10 24 (5.21%) Migration
11 22 (4.77%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (4.56%) PRINCE2
13 20 (4.34%) BCP
14 18 (3.90%) High Availability
15 16 (3.47%) Change Data Capture
15 16 (3.47%) Mentoring
16 14 (3.04%) Performance Management
17 13 (2.82%) Release Management
17 13 (2.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 326 (70.72%) SQL
2 165 (35.79%) T-SQL
3 66 (14.32%) PL/SQL
4 30 (6.51%) PowerShell
5 28 (6.07%) Perl
6 22 (4.77%) Shell Script
7 15 (3.25%) Python
8 13 (2.82%) Bash Shell
8 13 (2.82%) Java
9 12 (2.60%) C#
10 2 (0.43%) AWK
10 2 (0.43%) VBScript
10 2 (0.43%) sed
11 1 (0.22%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.22%) C-shell
11 1 (0.22%) C++
11 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.22%) PHP
11 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (7.81%) Degree
3 26 (5.64%) MCITP
4 24 (5.21%) Oracle Certification
5 21 (4.56%) MCTS
6 17 (3.69%) OCP
7 16 (3.47%) MCSE
7 16 (3.47%) MCSA
8 5 (1.08%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.87%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.43%) OCA
10 2 (0.43%) MCP
11 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.60%) SLA
2 10 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.65%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 102 (22.13%) Oracle RAC
2 67 (14.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (3.90%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.39%) Apache Flume
4 11 (2.39%) HDFS
5 10 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 75 (16.27%) Data Guard
2 39 (8.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.43%) SCSM
4 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.43%) Nagios
4 2 (0.43%) Foglight
4 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.43%) SCCM
4 2 (0.43%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.22%) Cacti
5 1 (0.22%) Munin
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) Opsview
5 1 (0.22%) Graphite
5 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 222 (48.16%) Oracle
2 109 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.07%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.47%) HP
5 14 (3.04%) Sony
6 13 (2.82%) Retek
7 12 (2.60%) IBM
7 12 (2.60%) Sybase
7 12 (2.60%) VMware
8 8 (1.74%) SAP
9 7 (1.52%) MapR
10 6 (1.30%) NetApp
10 6 (1.30%) Siebel
11 4 (0.87%) Cognos
12 3 (0.65%) Red Gate
13 2 (0.43%) Percona
13 2 (0.43%) Imperva
13 2 (0.43%) Remedy
13 2 (0.43%) ESRI
13 2 (0.43%) Business Objects
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