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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 693 750 743
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 189 187 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 178 145 190
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £41,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +53 65 £55,000 -4.34%
South East +14 32 £50,000 -6.87% 3
North West +31 28 £52,500 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire +37 19 £47,500 -13.63% 3
South West +11 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +1 12 £42,500 -13.26% 3
East Midlands +19 11 £45,000 -
East of England -5 1 £60,000 +4.34%
North East - 1 £51,459 -
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 319 (92.20%) SQL
2 313 (90.46%) SQL Server
3 173 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 160 (46.24%) T-SQL
5 133 (38.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 131 (37.86%) Performance Tuning
7 122 (35.26%) Microsoft
8 114 (32.95%) Business Intelligence
9 112 (32.37%) MS Excel
9 112 (32.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 107 (30.92%) Data Warehouse
11 102 (29.48%) Oracle
12 101 (29.19%) SQL Server 2014
13 90 (26.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 89 (25.72%) Finance
15 87 (25.14%) Replication
15 87 (25.14%) SQL Server 2008
16 85 (24.57%) High Availability
16 85 (24.57%) Clustering
17 76 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
18 71 (20.52%) Degree
19 68 (19.65%) PowerShell
20 60 (17.34%) ETL
20 60 (17.34%) Oracle Database
21 51 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
22 50 (14.45%) Capacity Planning
23 48 (13.87%) MongoDB
24 45 (13.01%) Migration
24 45 (13.01%) Windows
25 42 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification

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 30 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.80%) Oracle Coherence
3 13 (3.76%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.31%) IIS
6 2 (0.58%) SAS
6 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 112 (32.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.16%) MS Project
3 2 (0.58%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.89%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.40%) SAN
2 24 (6.94%) NAS
3 12 (3.47%) Internet
4 10 (2.89%) DNS
4 10 (2.89%) Firewall
5 3 (0.87%) FTP
6 2 (0.58%) SMS
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (90.46%) SQL Server
2 173 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 133 (38.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 112 (32.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 107 (30.92%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (29.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 90 (26.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 87 (25.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 60 (17.34%) Oracle Database
10 48 (13.87%) MongoDB
11 39 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (10.12%) NoSQL
13 32 (9.25%) MySQL
14 27 (7.80%) OLTP
15 25 (7.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 25 (7.23%) SQL Server 2016
16 24 (6.94%) OLAP
17 20 (5.78%) Azure SQL Database
18 19 (5.49%) Relational Database
19 16 (4.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.87%) JIRA
2 3 (0.87%) Toad
2 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 89 (25.72%) Finance
2 34 (9.83%) Banking
3 15 (4.34%) Legal
4 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.73%) Law
6 6 (1.73%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.05%) XML
2 13 (3.76%) .NET
2 13 (3.76%) MDX
2 13 (3.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 8 (2.31%) JSON
4 7 (2.02%) .NET Framework
4 7 (2.02%) REST
4 7 (2.02%) Web Services
5 5 (1.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (0.87%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.29%) Middleware
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 87 (25.14%) Replication
2 85 (24.57%) Clustering
3 18 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.60%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.31%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.73%) iPad
8 4 (1.16%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.87%) Fintech
10 2 (0.58%) Blog
10 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.01%) Windows
2 24 (6.94%) Linux
3 9 (2.60%) Unix
4 7 (2.02%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.58%) AIX
9 2 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (37.86%) Performance Tuning
2 114 (32.95%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (24.57%) High Availability
4 76 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (17.34%) ETL
6 51 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 50 (14.45%) Capacity Planning
8 45 (13.01%) Migration
9 37 (10.69%) Database Security
10 33 (9.54%) Data Modelling
11 28 (8.09%) ITIL
12 18 (5.20%) Database Optimisation
12 18 (5.20%) Database Tuning
13 17 (4.91%) Project Management
14 16 (4.62%) Business Continuity
15 15 (4.34%) Data Architecture
16 14 (4.05%) Customer Engagement
16 14 (4.05%) DevOps
16 14 (4.05%) Mentoring
17 12 (3.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 319 (92.20%) SQL
2 160 (46.24%) T-SQL
3 68 (19.65%) PowerShell
4 20 (5.78%) C#
5 11 (3.18%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.89%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 9 (2.60%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.16%) VB
8 4 (1.16%) VBScript
9 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.87%) C
9 3 (0.87%) Python
9 3 (0.87%) VB6
10 2 (0.58%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (0.58%) Perl
11 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 71 (20.52%) Degree
2 42 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.60%) MCDBA
4 6 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.16%) MCSA
7 2 (0.58%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.29%) MCITP
8 1 (0.29%) MCTS
8 1 (0.29%) OCP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (3.47%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.73%) SLA
4 4 (1.16%) QA
5 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (11.27%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.89%) VMware ESX
3 10 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.16%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 33 (9.54%) Data Guard
2 13 (3.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (3.18%) SCOM
4 5 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.16%) Puppet
6 3 (0.87%) Ambari
6 3 (0.87%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.58%) SCCM
8 1 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.29%) LiteSpeed
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 122 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 102 (29.48%) Oracle
3 33 (9.54%) VMware
4 18 (5.20%) RedGate
5 16 (4.62%) IBM
6 15 (4.34%) Sybase
7 8 (2.31%) SAP
8 4 (1.16%) Cisco
9 2 (0.58%) Citrix
9 2 (0.58%) HP
9 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.58%) Teradata
10 1 (0.29%) BT
10 1 (0.29%) NetApp
10 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + flexi-time +33 days holidays+ more
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary+ Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 23 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago