The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 771 714 778
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 134 221 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 122 182 135
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,450 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior DBA in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 53 £62,500 -3.84% 7
Yorkshire +17 24 £45,000 -6.85%
South East -30 20 £52,500 +10.52% 3
South West +6 13 £42,500 +2.40% 1
North West +13 12 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +1 8 £71,250 +29.54% 2
East Midlands +20 3 £40,500 +1.25%
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Senior DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 247 (79.68%) SQL
2 246 (79.35%) SQL Server
3 126 (40.65%) Oracle
4 117 (37.74%) Performance Tuning
5 113 (36.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 106 (34.19%) Oracle Database
7 97 (31.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 93 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 89 (28.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 81 (26.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 80 (25.81%) T-SQL
12 71 (22.90%) Finance
12 71 (22.90%) Replication
12 71 (22.90%) High Availability
13 69 (22.26%) Data Warehouse
14 68 (21.94%) Migration
15 66 (21.29%) SQL Server 2014
16 59 (19.03%) ETL
17 58 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
18 56 (18.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 53 (17.10%) Oracle RAC
20 47 (15.16%) MS Excel
21 46 (14.84%) Clustering
22 45 (14.52%) Oracle Database 11g
22 45 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
22 45 (14.52%) Oracle Database 12c
22 45 (14.52%) Data Guard
23 44 (14.19%) Windows
24 41 (13.23%) Linux
25 39 (12.58%) Oracle RMAN

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (8.39%) WebLogic
2 17 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.61%) Apache
5 5 (1.61%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.65%) IIS
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.32%) SAS
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (15.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.61%) SPSS
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.61%) PaaS
4 3 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.58%) FTP
1 8 (2.58%) SAN
2 5 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.97%) Firewall
3 3 (0.97%) LAN
3 3 (0.97%) WAN
4 2 (0.65%) NAS
5 1 (0.32%) 2G
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (79.35%) SQL Server
2 113 (36.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 106 (34.19%) Oracle Database
4 97 (31.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (28.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 81 (26.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 69 (22.26%) Data Warehouse
8 66 (21.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 56 (18.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 45 (14.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 45 (14.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 30 (9.68%) MongoDB
12 28 (9.03%) SQL Server 2005
13 25 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (7.42%) MySQL
14 23 (7.42%) Relational Database
15 22 (7.10%) Oracle Exadata
16 20 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (6.13%) Oracle Database 10g
18 18 (5.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Toad
2 5 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.61%) Subversion
2 5 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.32%) ERwin
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (22.90%) Finance
2 19 (6.13%) Law
3 12 (3.87%) Banking
4 11 (3.55%) Retail
5 7 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.61%) Advertising
6 5 (1.61%) Marketing
7 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.97%) Games
8 2 (0.65%) French Language
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 13 (4.19%) XML
3 9 (2.90%) Middleware
4 7 (2.26%) .NET
5 5 (1.61%) LAMP
6 4 (1.29%) CakePHP
7 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.65%) jQuery
7 2 (0.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.32%) OC4J
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (22.90%) Replication
2 46 (14.84%) Clustering
3 23 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.55%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.58%) CMDB
7 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.97%) iPad
8 3 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.97%) Semantic Web
8 3 (0.97%) Statistics
9 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.32%) Online Games
9 1 (0.32%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.19%) Windows
2 41 (13.23%) Linux
3 34 (10.97%) Unix
4 11 (3.55%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.26%) AIX
8 6 (1.94%) Solaris
8 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.74%) Performance Tuning
2 71 (22.90%) High Availability
3 68 (21.94%) Migration
4 59 (19.03%) ETL
5 58 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (12.26%) Capacity Planning
8 37 (11.94%) Data Modelling
9 34 (10.97%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (10.97%) Database Tuning
10 29 (9.35%) Data Migration
11 28 (9.03%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.45%) Database Security
13 19 (6.13%) Business Continuity
13 19 (6.13%) Database Mirroring
13 19 (6.13%) ITIL
14 18 (5.81%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (5.81%) Time Management
15 13 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (3.87%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 247 (79.68%) SQL
2 80 (25.81%) T-SQL
3 33 (10.65%) PL/SQL
4 28 (9.03%) Perl
4 28 (9.03%) Shell Script
5 8 (2.58%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.26%) Python
7 6 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.61%) Pig Latin
8 5 (1.61%) Ruby
9 4 (1.29%) Korn
10 3 (0.97%) C
10 3 (0.97%) C#
10 3 (0.97%) VB
10 3 (0.97%) VB6
11 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.32%) Java
12 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (6.13%) Degree
3 11 (3.55%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (3.23%) OCP
4 10 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.94%) MCDBA
5 6 (1.94%) MCITP
6 5 (1.61%) MCSA
6 5 (1.61%) MCTS
7 3 (0.97%) MCSE
8 2 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.23%) SLA
2 8 (2.58%) QA
3 6 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 53 (17.10%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (7.42%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.23%) Oracle Clusterware
4 9 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.97%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) Docker
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 45 (14.52%) Data Guard
2 39 (12.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (6.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
5 7 (2.26%) Puppet
6 6 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (1.61%) Ansible
8 4 (1.29%) SCCM
8 4 (1.29%) SCOM
9 3 (0.97%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.97%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.65%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (0.32%) Nagios
11 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 126 (40.65%) Oracle
2 93 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.19%) VMware
4 9 (2.90%) Sybase
5 7 (2.26%) RedGate
6 6 (1.94%) IBM
6 6 (1.94%) Siebel
7 5 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 5 (1.61%) Hortonworks
7 5 (1.61%) NetApp
7 5 (1.61%) SAP
7 5 (1.61%) Talend
8 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.97%) Zerto
9 2 (0.65%) EMC
9 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.65%) Splunk
10 1 (0.32%) Citrix
10 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.32%) Vertica
City, London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum £36k - £42k + £5k bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago