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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 646 651 737
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 238 211 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 196 182 123
Average salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +24 131 £60,000 +4.34% 9
South East -29 40 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Yorkshire -30 17 £55,000 +25.71% 4
North West -13 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South West -24 12 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands -1 7 £47,500 -
East of England -18 7 £55,000 +56.02% 2
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 326 (72.12%) SQL Server
2 311 (68.81%) SQL
3 225 (49.78%) Oracle
4 189 (41.81%) Oracle Database
5 162 (35.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 161 (35.62%) T-SQL
7 156 (34.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 155 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
9 140 (30.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 122 (26.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 108 (23.89%) Finance
12 105 (23.23%) Oracle RAC
12 105 (23.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 104 (23.01%) Replication
14 91 (20.13%) Windows
15 87 (19.25%) Microsoft
16 84 (18.58%) Linux
17 81 (17.92%) Data Guard
18 71 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
18 71 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
19 68 (15.04%) Oracle RMAN
20 67 (14.82%) MySQL
20 67 (14.82%) Business Intelligence
21 64 (14.16%) Oracle Database 10g
22 62 (13.72%) PL/SQL
23 60 (13.27%) Clustering
24 58 (12.83%) WebLogic
24 58 (12.83%) ETL
25 55 (12.17%) SQL Server 2005
26 49 (10.84%) ITIL

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 58 (12.83%) WebLogic
2 22 (4.87%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.76%) Apache Pig
4 12 (2.65%) Oracle UPK
5 8 (1.77%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.88%) WorkSite
8 3 (0.66%) IIS
9 2 (0.44%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.44%) CMS
9 2 (0.44%) SAS
9 2 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 48 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.77%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 43 (9.51%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (4.42%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (3.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (3.32%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.88%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.66%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.76%) SAN
2 3 (0.66%) LDAP
2 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.44%) NAS
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (72.12%) SQL Server
2 189 (41.81%) Oracle Database
3 162 (35.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 156 (34.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 140 (30.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 122 (26.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 105 (23.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 71 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 71 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
9 67 (14.82%) MySQL
10 64 (14.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 55 (12.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (8.85%) Oracle Reports
13 35 (7.74%) Relational Database
14 32 (7.08%) RDBMS
15 30 (6.64%) NoSQL
16 26 (5.75%) OLAP
17 21 (4.65%) MongoDB
18 20 (4.42%) DTS
18 20 (4.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (2.88%) JIRA
2 12 (2.65%) Ant
2 12 (2.65%) Maven
3 9 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (23.89%) Finance
2 21 (4.65%) Law
3 19 (4.20%) Legal
3 19 (4.20%) Advertising
3 19 (4.20%) Marketing
4 16 (3.54%) Banking
5 15 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.65%) Games
7 6 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Retail
9 3 (0.66%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.31%) Middleware
2 23 (5.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (3.32%) MDX
4 12 (2.65%) Java EE
5 11 (2.43%) .NET
6 10 (2.21%) Kafka
7 4 (0.88%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.44%) HTML
8 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.22%) COM
9 1 (0.22%) Web Services
9 1 (0.22%) XML
9 1 (0.22%) XSL
9 1 (0.22%) LAMP
9 1 (0.22%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 104 (23.01%) Replication
2 60 (13.27%) Clustering
3 27 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.99%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.99%) Spread Betting
5 8 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.11%) Kindle
7 4 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.88%) Open Source
8 3 (0.66%) Statistics
8 3 (0.66%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.44%) Life Science
9 2 (0.44%) Social Network
10 1 (0.22%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.22%) FMCG
10 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.22%) Derivative
10 1 (0.22%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 91 (20.13%) Windows
2 84 (18.58%) Linux
3 46 (10.18%) UNIX
4 33 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (5.31%) AIX
7 20 (4.42%) Solaris
8 15 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.88%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.66%) CentOS
13 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
2 67 (14.82%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (12.83%) ETL
4 49 (10.84%) ITIL
4 49 (10.84%) Database Security
5 37 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (6.19%) E-Commerce
7 27 (5.97%) Migration
8 25 (5.53%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (5.53%) Capacity Planning
9 24 (5.31%) Data Modelling
10 21 (4.65%) PRINCE2
10 21 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
11 19 (4.20%) Mentoring
11 19 (4.20%) BCP
12 16 (3.54%) DevOps
13 15 (3.32%) ERP
14 14 (3.10%) Performance Analysis
14 14 (3.10%) High Availability
15 13 (2.88%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 311 (68.81%) SQL
2 161 (35.62%) T-SQL
3 62 (13.72%) PL/SQL
4 30 (6.64%) Perl
4 30 (6.64%) PowerShell
5 22 (4.87%) Shell Script
6 16 (3.54%) Python
7 14 (3.10%) Java
8 13 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.77%) C#
10 3 (0.66%) Ruby
11 2 (0.44%) VBScript
11 2 (0.44%) sed
11 2 (0.44%) AWK
12 1 (0.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.22%) VB
12 1 (0.22%) C++
12 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (6.64%) Degree
3 26 (5.75%) Oracle Certification
4 25 (5.53%) MCTS
4 25 (5.53%) MCITP
5 16 (3.54%) OCP
5 16 (3.54%) MCSE
5 16 (3.54%) MCSA
6 9 (1.99%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.44%) MCP
7 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.22%) OCA
8 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.65%) SLA
2 10 (2.21%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.88%) QA
4 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 105 (23.23%) Oracle RAC
2 68 (15.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (2.21%) Apache Flume
5 10 (2.21%) HDFS
6 2 (0.44%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 81 (17.92%) Data Guard
2 39 (8.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.66%) Nagios
4 3 (0.66%) Puppet
5 2 (0.44%) Munin
5 2 (0.44%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.44%) SCSM
5 2 (0.44%) Opsview
5 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.44%) SCCM
5 2 (0.44%) SCOM
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Statspack
6 1 (0.22%) Foglight
6 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.22%) Cacti
6 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 225 (49.78%) Oracle
2 87 (19.25%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.86%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.54%) HP
5 13 (2.88%) Retek
5 13 (2.88%) VMware
5 13 (2.88%) Sony
6 9 (1.99%) Sybase
7 8 (1.77%) IBM
7 8 (1.77%) NetApp
8 7 (1.55%) MapR
9 4 (0.88%) Percona
9 4 (0.88%) SAP
9 4 (0.88%) Siebel
10 3 (0.66%) Tableau
10 3 (0.66%) Toshiba
10 3 (0.66%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.44%) ESRI
11 2 (0.44%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.44%) Citrix
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Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: £80000 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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