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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 643 662 745
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 239 208 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 197 179 126
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
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
100981 98008 102599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.70% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 84373 81527 88568
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 £67,000 £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 24 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 24 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
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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 +44 129 £60,000 +4.34% 8
South East -6 43 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Yorkshire -28 17 £55,000 +25.71% 3
North West -1 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South West -16 12 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Midlands +11 10 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands -6 7 £47,500 -
East of England -22 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 24 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.

1 330 (72.53%) SQL Server
2 315 (69.23%) SQL
3 227 (49.89%) Oracle
4 191 (41.98%) Oracle Database
5 164 (36.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 163 (35.82%) T-SQL
7 156 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 156 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
8 142 (31.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 122 (26.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 108 (23.74%) Finance
11 106 (23.30%) Oracle RAC
12 105 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 105 (23.08%) Replication
13 93 (20.44%) Windows
14 91 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 84 (18.46%) Linux
16 82 (18.02%) Data Guard
17 71 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
17 71 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
18 69 (15.16%) Oracle RMAN
19 68 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
20 66 (14.51%) MySQL
21 64 (14.07%) PL/SQL
21 64 (14.07%) Oracle Database 10g
22 62 (13.63%) Clustering
23 59 (12.97%) WebLogic
24 58 (12.75%) ETL
25 54 (11.87%) SQL Server 2005
26 50 (10.99%) MS Excel

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 59 (12.97%) WebLogic
2 22 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.74%) Apache Pig
4 12 (2.64%) Oracle UPK
5 8 (1.76%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.32%) 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 50 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.76%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 43 (9.45%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (4.40%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (3.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (3.30%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.88%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.66%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.74%) 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
1 330 (72.53%) SQL Server
2 191 (41.98%) Oracle Database
3 164 (36.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 156 (34.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 142 (31.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 122 (26.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 105 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 71 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 71 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
9 66 (14.51%) MySQL
10 64 (14.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 54 (11.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 41 (9.01%) Oracle Reports
13 36 (7.91%) Relational Database
14 33 (7.25%) RDBMS
15 30 (6.59%) NoSQL
16 26 (5.71%) OLAP
17 21 (4.62%) SQLPlus
17 21 (4.62%) MongoDB
18 20 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (2.86%) JIRA
2 12 (2.64%) Ant
2 12 (2.64%) Maven
3 9 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (23.74%) Finance
2 21 (4.62%) Law
3 19 (4.18%) Legal
3 19 (4.18%) Advertising
3 19 (4.18%) Marketing
4 16 (3.52%) Banking
5 15 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.64%) Games
7 7 (1.54%) 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 (5.27%) Middleware
2 23 (5.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (3.30%) MDX
4 12 (2.64%) Java EE
5 11 (2.42%) .NET
6 10 (2.20%) 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
1 105 (23.08%) Replication
2 62 (13.63%) Clustering
3 28 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.98%) Spread Betting
5 8 (1.76%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.10%) 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 93 (20.44%) Windows
2 84 (18.46%) Linux
3 46 (10.11%) UNIX
4 33 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (5.27%) AIX
7 20 (4.40%) Solaris
8 15 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.54%) 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
1 156 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
2 68 (14.95%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (12.75%) ETL
4 49 (10.77%) ITIL
4 49 (10.77%) Database Security
5 37 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (6.15%) E-Commerce
7 27 (5.93%) Migration
7 27 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
8 24 (5.27%) Data Modelling
9 21 (4.62%) PRINCE2
10 20 (4.40%) BCP
10 20 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
11 18 (3.96%) Mentoring
12 16 (3.52%) DevOps
13 15 (3.30%) ERP
14 14 (3.08%) High Availability
15 13 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
15 13 (2.86%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 315 (69.23%) SQL
2 163 (35.82%) T-SQL
3 64 (14.07%) PL/SQL
4 31 (6.81%) Perl
5 30 (6.59%) PowerShell
6 22 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 16 (3.52%) Python
8 14 (3.08%) Java
9 13 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 8 (1.76%) C#
11 3 (0.66%) Ruby
12 2 (0.44%) VBScript
12 2 (0.44%) sed
12 2 (0.44%) AWK
13 1 (0.22%) PHP
13 1 (0.22%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) C++
13 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (6.59%) Degree
3 27 (5.93%) Oracle Certification
4 26 (5.71%) MCITP
5 25 (5.49%) MCTS
6 17 (3.74%) OCP
7 16 (3.52%) MCSE
7 16 (3.52%) MCSA
8 8 (1.76%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.44%) OCA
9 2 (0.44%) MCP
9 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.64%) SLA
2 10 (2.20%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.88%) QA
4 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 106 (23.30%) Oracle RAC
2 69 (15.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (3.52%) Active Directory
4 11 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (2.20%) Apache Flume
5 10 (2.20%) HDFS
6 2 (0.44%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 82 (18.02%) Data Guard
2 40 (8.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.66%) Nagios
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
5 2 (0.44%) Munin
5 2 (0.44%) Puppet
5 2 (0.44%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.44%) SCSM
5 2 (0.44%) Opsview
6 1 (0.22%) Foglight
6 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.22%) Cacti
6 1 (0.22%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 227 (49.89%) Oracle
2 91 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.81%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.52%) HP
5 13 (2.86%) Retek
5 13 (2.86%) VMware
5 13 (2.86%) Sony
6 9 (1.98%) Sybase
7 8 (1.76%) IBM
7 8 (1.76%) NetApp
8 7 (1.54%) 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
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: £80000 per annum + Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago