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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 787 794 852
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 50 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.061% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.064% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 16
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,125 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +7 34 £45,000 -18.18% 2
London -15 15 £52,500 -16.00% 3
East of England -7 1 £55,000 -
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 69 (71.13%) SQL
3 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
3 47 (48.45%) Performance Tuning
4 46 (47.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (43.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (41.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (36.08%) Replication
8 34 (35.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (34.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (34.02%) T-SQL
10 29 (29.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 28 (28.87%) Finance
12 27 (27.84%) Windows
13 25 (25.77%) Oracle
14 19 (19.59%) PowerShell
15 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
15 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (17.53%) Clustering
17 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
18 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2005
19 14 (14.43%) Oracle Reports
20 13 (13.40%) ITIL
21 12 (12.37%) C#
21 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
21 12 (12.37%) Capacity Planning
22 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
22 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
23 10 (10.31%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.31%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.09%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.03%) WorkSite
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.19%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (47.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (43.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (41.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (35.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (34.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (18.56%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (15.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (14.43%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (10.31%) Oracle Database
11 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
11 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Power View
12 7 (7.22%) MySQL
13 6 (6.19%) OLTP
13 6 (6.19%) SQLPlus
14 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (4.12%) OLAP
15 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
16 3 (3.09%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Advertising
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) .NET
2 7 (7.22%) MDX
3 6 (6.19%) WCF
3 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.19%) Web Services
3 6 (6.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.08%) Replication
2 17 (17.53%) Clustering
3 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Statistics
4 2 (2.06%) Social Network
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Windows
2 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (48.45%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (29.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (13.40%) ITIL
5 12 (12.37%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (10.31%) High Availability
6 10 (10.31%) Database Security
6 10 (10.31%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (10.31%) ETL
7 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.19%) BCP
8 6 (6.19%) Analytics
9 5 (5.15%) Migration
9 5 (5.15%) Scrum
10 4 (4.12%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.12%) Investment Management
10 4 (4.12%) Performance Management
11 3 (3.09%) Change Data Capture
11 3 (3.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (71.13%) SQL
2 33 (34.02%) T-SQL
3 19 (19.59%) PowerShell
4 12 (12.37%) C#
5 10 (10.31%) Perl
6 9 (9.28%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
1 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Data Guard
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.06%) SCCM
3 2 (2.06%) SCOM
3 2 (2.06%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.06%) SCSM
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.77%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) Cognos
3 8 (8.25%) IBM
4 4 (4.12%) HP
5 3 (3.09%) Sony
5 3 (3.09%) Red Gate
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
PayPoint
Salary: up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance / Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago