The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 680 691 717
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 201 165 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 159 140 156
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £41,877 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -3.50%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior DBA
UK

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 July 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 28 July 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 -33 107 £57,750 -3.75% 7
South East +6 43 £52,000 -0.95% 4
South West -11 13 £45,000 +16.96% 1
Yorkshire -27 12 £57,500 +43.75%
West Midlands -8 9 £48,000 +9.09%
North West +3 8 £57,500 +4.54% 3
East of England -9 5 - -
East Midlands -10 2 £37,500 -8.53%
North East - 2 £43,750 -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 296 (76.88%) SQL Server
2 284 (73.77%) SQL
3 159 (41.30%) Oracle
4 148 (38.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 147 (38.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 140 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
7 137 (35.58%) Finance
8 135 (35.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 127 (32.99%) Oracle Database
10 122 (31.69%) Replication
11 116 (30.13%) T-SQL
12 101 (26.23%) Windows
12 101 (26.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 86 (22.34%) Clustering
14 83 (21.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 83 (21.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 81 (21.04%) Linux
16 79 (20.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 78 (20.26%) Microsoft
18 75 (19.48%) Data Guard
19 70 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
20 67 (17.40%) Disaster Recovery
21 63 (16.36%) ITIL
22 56 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
23 55 (14.29%) MySQL
24 53 (13.77%) ETL
25 52 (13.51%) UNIX
26 49 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
27 48 (12.47%) Oracle RMAN
28 45 (11.69%) PL/SQL

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (5.45%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.34%) Apache Solr
3 7 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle UPK
5 3 (0.78%) IIS
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
5 3 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.52%) CMS
6 2 (0.52%) WorkSite
6 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.52%) OpenROAD
6 2 (0.52%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (11.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.30%) Findur
3 5 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.52%) Agresso
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.26%) SunGard Panorama
5 1 (0.26%) HFM
5 1 (0.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.71%) SAN
2 5 (1.30%) iSCSI
3 4 (1.04%) NAS
4 3 (0.78%) Internet
4 3 (0.78%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.52%) LDAP
5 2 (0.52%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (76.88%) SQL Server
2 148 (38.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 147 (38.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 135 (35.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 127 (32.99%) Oracle Database
6 101 (26.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 83 (21.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 83 (21.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 79 (20.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 55 (14.29%) MySQL
10 49 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
11 42 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (9.87%) Relational Database
13 37 (9.61%) OLAP
14 33 (8.57%) RDBMS
15 32 (8.31%) OLTP
16 27 (7.01%) SQL Server 2000
17 21 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
18 19 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (4.68%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (3.12%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.26%) Ant
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA
5 1 (0.26%) Maven
General
1 137 (35.58%) Finance
2 30 (7.79%) Banking
3 18 (4.68%) Law
4 15 (3.90%) Retail
5 14 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 12 (3.12%) Legal
7 5 (1.30%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.78%) Marketing
9 2 (0.52%) Front Office
9 2 (0.52%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.45%) .NET
2 14 (3.64%) Middleware
3 12 (3.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (1.30%) J2EE
4 5 (1.30%) MDX
5 4 (1.04%) Lucene
6 3 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.52%) HTML
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.26%) COM
8 1 (0.26%) CSS
8 1 (0.26%) Web Services
8 1 (0.26%) XML
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.26%) WCF
8 1 (0.26%) Java EE
8 1 (0.26%) Spring
8 1 (0.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 122 (31.69%) Replication
2 86 (22.34%) Clustering
3 13 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 7 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.56%) Spread Betting
7 5 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.04%) Statistics
8 4 (1.04%) Biology
8 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.04%) Firmware
8 4 (1.04%) HACMP
9 3 (0.78%) Kindle
9 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.78%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.78%) NHS
9 3 (0.78%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 101 (26.23%) Windows
2 81 (21.04%) Linux
3 52 (13.51%) UNIX
4 37 (9.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (5.19%) Solaris
6 18 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (4.16%) AIX
7 16 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.78%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.52%) VMS
11 2 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 67 (17.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 63 (16.36%) ITIL
4 56 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (13.77%) ETL
6 38 (9.87%) Database Security
7 28 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (6.49%) Database Tuning
8 25 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 23 (5.97%) Migration
10 20 (5.19%) Scrum
11 18 (4.68%) Performance Analysis
11 18 (4.68%) High Availability
12 17 (4.42%) PRINCE2
13 16 (4.16%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.12%) Service Delivery
14 12 (3.12%) Change Management
14 12 (3.12%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (2.86%) Data Modelling
15 11 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (73.77%) SQL
2 116 (30.13%) T-SQL
3 45 (11.69%) PL/SQL
4 25 (6.49%) Shell Script
5 16 (4.16%) Perl
6 15 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.56%) Java
8 5 (1.30%) Python
9 4 (1.04%) C
10 3 (0.78%) C#
11 2 (0.52%) Ruby
11 2 (0.52%) VB
12 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) VBScript
12 1 (0.26%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (10.13%) Degree
2 31 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (7.79%) MCTS
4 20 (5.19%) MCITP
5 18 (4.68%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (2.34%) MCSE
6 9 (2.34%) MCSA
7 8 (2.08%) MCDBA
8 5 (1.30%) OCP
9 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.19%) QA
2 11 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 48 (12.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (4.42%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.04%) vSphere
5 4 (1.04%) SRDF
6 2 (0.52%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.52%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 75 (19.48%) Data Guard
2 20 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (2.60%) NetBackup
4 8 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (1.30%) Nagios
6 3 (0.78%) SCOM
6 3 (0.78%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.78%) OpenView
7 2 (0.52%) Foglight
7 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.52%) Opsview
7 2 (0.52%) Puppet
7 2 (0.52%) Munin
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Statspack
8 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 159 (41.30%) Oracle
2 78 (20.26%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.49%) Sybase
4 18 (4.68%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.38%) HP
6 12 (3.12%) VMware
7 8 (2.08%) NetApp
8 7 (1.82%) Red Gate
8 7 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.56%) EMC
10 5 (1.30%) Tableau
10 5 (1.30%) Sony
10 5 (1.30%) Toshiba
10 5 (1.30%) SunGard
10 5 (1.30%) JBoss
11 4 (1.04%) SAP
11 4 (1.04%) Citrix
11 4 (1.04%) IBM
12 3 (0.78%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.78%) Retek
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Steria
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 12% bonus & Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 20 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago