The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 811 792 839
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 52 65 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.066% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.070% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 50 55 22
Average salary £50,250 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.60% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,250 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
Senior SQL Server 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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA across the England region.

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in England

Senior SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
South East +11 29 £45,000 -23.40% 1
London -4 17 £52,500 -16.00% 6
South West - 4 £43,250 - 1
East of England -3 2 £57,500 +41.97%
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title.

1 93 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (76.34%) SQL
3 49 (52.69%) Microsoft
3 49 (52.69%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (40.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (37.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (35.48%) Finance
8 33 (35.48%) Windows
9 32 (34.41%) Replication
10 31 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (32.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (30.11%) T-SQL
13 24 (25.81%) Oracle
14 18 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (17.20%) MS Excel
15 16 (17.20%) SharePoint
15 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
15 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (16.13%) ITIL
17 14 (15.05%) Oracle Reports
17 14 (15.05%) Capacity Planning
18 13 (13.98%) Clustering
18 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
19 12 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
20 11 (11.83%) Active Directory

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.20%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
4 2 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) HTTP
2 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.45%) DNS
3 4 (4.30%) SAN
4 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (40.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (37.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (32.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (17.20%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (15.05%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle Database
12 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
12 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (6.45%) SQLPlus
13 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (5.38%) MySQL
13 5 (5.38%) OLTP
14 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
14 3 (3.23%) VLDB
14 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Advertising
3 4 (4.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.45%) Web Services
2 6 (6.45%) XML
2 6 (6.45%) WCF
3 5 (5.38%) MDX
4 2 (2.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.41%) Replication
2 13 (13.98%) Clustering
2 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.15%) Statistics
3 2 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.15%) Social Network
4 1 (1.08%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.48%) Windows
2 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (16.13%) ITIL
5 14 (15.05%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (10.75%) High Availability
8 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.60%) Database Security
10 7 (7.53%) Migration
11 6 (6.45%) BCP
11 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.45%) Analytics
12 5 (5.38%) Scrum
13 4 (4.30%) ETL
13 4 (4.30%) Regression Testing
13 4 (4.30%) Investment Management
13 4 (4.30%) Performance Management
13 4 (4.30%) Data Protection
14 3 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (76.34%) SQL
2 28 (30.11%) T-SQL
3 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.60%) C#
5 6 (6.45%) Perl
5 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
1 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (6.45%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.15%) SCSM
2 2 (2.15%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (52.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.81%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Cognos
3 8 (8.60%) IBM
4 3 (3.23%) HP
4 3 (3.23%) Sony
4 3 (3.23%) Red Gate
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago