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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 803 866 812
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 51 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.021% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.022% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 36
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,250 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
London +56 23 £72,500 +20.83% 3
South East +11 12 £40,750 -14.21% 1
Yorkshire +15 8 £48,312 -15.98%
East of England +18 6 £50,000 -7.40%
South West - 2 £41,500 -
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (84.62%) SQL
3 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
4 52 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 51 (49.04%) Finance
6 42 (40.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (40.38%) Windows
7 38 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (31.73%) Replication
8 33 (31.73%) T-SQL
9 31 (29.81%) Clustering
9 31 (29.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 24 (23.08%) ITIL
13 23 (22.12%) MS Excel
14 22 (21.15%) Oracle
15 17 (16.35%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (14.42%) BizTalk Server
18 14 (13.46%) Database Mirroring
19 13 (12.50%) High Availability
19 13 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
20 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
20 12 (11.54%) Cognos

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (14.42%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.77%) IIS
4 2 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (22.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) SAN
1 6 (5.77%) HTTP
1 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.77%) DNS
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (40.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (36.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (29.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (28.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (10.58%) RDBMS
9 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
10 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (8.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (6.73%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (5.77%) MySQL
14 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database
15 3 (2.88%) VLDB
15 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
15 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
15 3 (2.88%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (49.04%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Banking
3 5 (4.81%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Advertising
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (6.73%) Web Services
3 6 (5.77%) WCF
3 6 (5.77%) XML
4 3 (2.88%) COM
4 3 (2.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.73%) Replication
2 31 (29.81%) Clustering
3 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.73%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.38%) Windows
2 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.81%) Linux
6 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (23.08%) ITIL
3 17 (16.35%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (13.46%) Database Mirroring
5 13 (12.50%) High Availability
5 13 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (7.69%) Database Security
10 7 (6.73%) Migration
11 6 (5.77%) Analytics
11 6 (5.77%) Scrum
12 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.81%) Database Tuning
13 4 (3.85%) Data Protection
13 4 (3.85%) Performance Management
14 3 (2.88%) Data Modelling
14 3 (2.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (84.62%) SQL
2 33 (31.73%) T-SQL
3 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.77%) C#
5 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.73%) Degree
3 6 (5.77%) MCSA
4 3 (2.88%) MCSE
5 2 (1.92%) OCP
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.92%) PMP
5 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.92%) MCP
5 2 (1.92%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.15%) Oracle
3 12 (11.54%) Cognos
3 12 (11.54%) IBM
4 5 (4.81%) Red Gate
5 4 (3.85%) VMware
6 3 (2.88%) HP
6 3 (2.88%) Sony
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.96%) Sybase
8 1 (0.96%) NetApp
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