The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 798 867 865
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 26 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.048% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.050% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 67
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%

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
75786 92005 96275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.49% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63327 78011 80264
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Senior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +53 8 £50,000 -16.66%
South East +56 6 £60,000 +4.34% 1
North West -4 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 4 £55,000 -
South West +13 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Yorkshire +18 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Senior SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 64 (91.43%) SQL
3 53 (75.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (68.57%) T-SQL
5 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
6 43 (61.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 35 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (44.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (44.29%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (41.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (38.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 25 (35.71%) MS Excel
12 24 (34.29%) High Availability
13 22 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (30.00%) Replication
15 20 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (24.29%) .NET
18 16 (22.86%) VB.NET
18 16 (22.86%) C#
18 16 (22.86%) .NET Framework
18 16 (22.86%) Capacity Planning
18 16 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (21.43%) Clustering
19 15 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
20 14 (20.00%) ETL
21 12 (17.14%) Finance
22 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
22 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2005
23 10 (14.29%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
3 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) NAS
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 53 (75.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (61.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (44.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (38.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (22.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (14.29%) MySQL
11 9 (12.86%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
13 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
13 4 (5.71%) OLTP
14 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (4.29%) OLAP
14 3 (4.29%) Power BI
14 3 (4.29%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.29%) .NET
2 16 (22.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.43%) COM
3 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Replication
2 15 (21.43%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (44.29%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (34.29%) High Availability
4 16 (22.86%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (20.00%) ETL
7 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (14.29%) Migration
9 9 (12.86%) Database Security
10 6 (8.57%) Database Optimisation
11 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.29%) Analytics
12 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
12 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
12 3 (4.29%) Database Tuning
12 3 (4.29%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (4.29%) User Stories
13 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
13 2 (2.86%) CRM
13 2 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 64 (91.43%) SQL
2 48 (68.57%) T-SQL
3 16 (22.86%) C#
3 16 (22.86%) VB.NET
4 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.86%) Degree
3 6 (8.57%) MCSA
4 5 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) RedGate
2 6 (8.57%) VMware
3 4 (5.71%) Tableau
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
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