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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 868 860 841
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 41 69 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.070% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.072% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 35 68 62
Average salary £57,500 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,008
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £80,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +13 31 £57,500 +9.52% 5
Yorkshire +8 5 £45,000 -18.18%
South East -14 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +5 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 79 (84.95%) SQL
3 61 (65.59%) Performance Tuning
4 55 (59.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (47.31%) T-SQL
5 44 (47.31%) Replication
6 43 (46.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (41.94%) Clustering
8 38 (40.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (38.71%) High Availability
10 32 (34.41%) Finance
11 29 (31.18%) MS Excel
12 26 (27.96%) SQL Server 2014
13 25 (26.88%) Database Mirroring
13 25 (26.88%) Capacity Planning
14 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
15 23 (24.73%) Windows
15 23 (24.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (23.66%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (18.28%) Retail
18 17 (18.28%) ITIL
19 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (17.20%) Banking
19 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 15 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
21 14 (15.05%) ETL
21 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
21 14 (15.05%) Red Gate

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (31.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (59.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (46.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (41.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (40.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (27.96%) SQL Server 2014
7 23 (24.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (23.66%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 15 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (7.53%) OLAP
13 6 (6.45%) MySQL
14 5 (5.38%) Big Data
15 4 (4.30%) MariaDB
15 4 (4.30%) Pentaho
16 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
17 2 (2.15%) DB2
17 2 (2.15%) GIS
17 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (34.41%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) Retail
3 16 (17.20%) Banking
4 5 (5.38%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Law
7 2 (2.15%) French Language
7 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) .NET
1 4 (4.30%) CakePHP
2 2 (2.15%) WPF
3 1 (1.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (47.31%) Replication
2 39 (41.94%) Clustering
3 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (65.59%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (38.71%) High Availability
3 25 (26.88%) Capacity Planning
3 25 (26.88%) Database Mirroring
4 17 (18.28%) ITIL
5 14 (15.05%) ETL
5 14 (15.05%) Service Delivery
6 12 (12.90%) Database Security
6 12 (12.90%) Database Tuning
7 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.75%) Business Continuity
8 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.75%) Process Improvement
9 7 (7.53%) Asset Management
9 7 (7.53%) Change Control
9 7 (7.53%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.53%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) Project Planning
9 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (84.95%) SQL
2 44 (47.31%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.15%) C#
4 2 (2.15%) Java
5 1 (1.08%) C
5 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.08%) VBA
5 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.83%) Degree
3 8 (8.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Red Gate
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle
4 3 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Cognos
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) iManage
6 1 (1.08%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.08%) Sun
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