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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 836 827 863
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 41 51 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.049% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.052% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 12
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
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 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 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 -1 14 £60,750 +5.65%
South East -13 14 £60,000 +9.09% 2
East Midlands +18 8 £45,000 +20.00%
East of England -37 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands -11 1 £48,000 -26.15%
North West -13 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (64.86%) SQL
3 37 (50.00%) Replication
4 35 (47.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (44.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (41.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (41.89%) T-SQL
7 30 (40.54%) Microsoft
7 30 (40.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (36.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (25.68%) Oracle
11 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
12 16 (21.62%) Windows
12 16 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (20.27%) ETL
13 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
14 13 (17.57%) Perl
14 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database
15 12 (16.22%) Data Guard
15 12 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
15 12 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
16 11 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (13.51%) Finance
17 10 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
17 10 (13.51%) Database Security
18 9 (12.16%) Clustering
18 9 (12.16%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.70%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.81%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
1 2 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (47.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (44.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (41.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (40.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (36.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database
8 11 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (12.16%) MySQL
9 9 (12.16%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (10.81%) SQLPlus
10 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (9.46%) OLTP
12 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
13 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
13 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
13 4 (5.41%) OLAP
13 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Law
2 2 (2.70%) Advertising
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) MDX
2 4 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
3 1 (1.35%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.00%) Replication
2 9 (12.16%) Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Statistics
4 2 (2.70%) Social Network
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (20.27%) ETL
4 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (13.51%) Database Security
5 8 (10.81%) BCP
5 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.46%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) High Availability
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Scrum
8 4 (5.41%) ITIL
8 4 (5.41%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
9 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.05%) Refactoring
9 3 (4.05%) Release Management
10 2 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.86%) SQL
2 31 (41.89%) T-SQL
3 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
4 13 (17.57%) Perl
5 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.46%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.70%) Nagios
3 2 (2.70%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) Munin
3 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.70%) SCSM
3 2 (2.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 30 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Red Gate
3 3 (4.05%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) Sony
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 6 days ago