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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 827 851 809
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 40 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.038% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.040% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 39
Average salary £53,750 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,250 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -25.00%
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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 28 April 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 April 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 +23 15 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Yorkshire +12 8 £48,312 -
South East +6 7 £42,500 -22.72% 1
East of England +20 5 £55,000 +35.80%
South West - 5 £41,500 -
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 90 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (81.11%) SQL
3 53 (58.89%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 40 (44.44%) Finance
6 38 (42.22%) Windows
7 32 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (34.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (34.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (31.11%) T-SQL
10 26 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (26.67%) Replication
11 24 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (23.33%) Oracle
13 20 (22.22%) Clustering
13 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (21.11%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (20.00%) ITIL
16 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (14.44%) Performance Monitoring
18 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
19 12 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
19 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
20 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2005
20 11 (12.22%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (12.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) SAN
2 6 (6.67%) HTTP
2 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) NAS
4 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 31 (34.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (34.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (14.44%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (6.67%) MySQL
9 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.33%) NewSQL
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.33%) VLDB
10 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
10 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) .NET
1 7 (7.78%) Web Services
2 6 (6.67%) XML
2 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.67%) WCF
3 3 (3.33%) COM
3 3 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Replication
2 20 (22.22%) Clustering
3 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.33%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Windows
2 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.56%) Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.89%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (21.11%) Capacity Planning
4 18 (20.00%) ITIL
5 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (14.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.00%) High Availability
10 8 (8.89%) Database Mirroring
11 7 (7.78%) Migration
12 6 (6.67%) Scrum
12 6 (6.67%) Analytics
13 5 (5.56%) Database Tuning
13 5 (5.56%) Incident Management
14 4 (4.44%) Performance Management
14 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
14 4 (4.44%) Database Security
15 3 (3.33%) Change Data Capture
15 3 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (81.11%) SQL
2 28 (31.11%) T-SQL
3 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) OCP
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.22%) PMP
2 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.22%) MCP
2 2 (2.22%) MCSE
2 2 (2.22%) MCSA
2 2 (2.22%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) NFS
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.33%) Oracle
3 8 (8.89%) Cognos
3 8 (8.89%) IBM
4 4 (4.44%) VMware
5 3 (3.33%) HP
5 3 (3.33%) Sony
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.11%) NetApp
7 1 (1.11%) Sybase
7 1 (1.11%) Red Gate
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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