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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 841 788 833
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 33 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.061% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.065% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 30 58 45
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,868 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +13.15%
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
101207 93640 105041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82615 78406 90395
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 -21 18 £57,500 -4.16% 1
South East -45 6 £60,000 +11.62%
Yorkshire -26 4 £57,500 +43.75%
North West -24 3 £57,500 -
East of England -12 2 - -
Senior SQL Server DBA
UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (62.50%) SQL
3 30 (53.57%) Replication
4 25 (44.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (41.07%) T-SQL
7 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (30.36%) Finance
10 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (25.00%) Oracle
11 14 (25.00%) ETL
12 13 (23.21%) Clustering
13 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
14 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (17.86%) Performance Analysis
15 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
15 9 (16.07%) MySQL
16 8 (14.29%) Perl
16 8 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (14.29%) Data Guard
16 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
17 7 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
17 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
18 6 (10.71%) Windows
18 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
18 6 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
18 6 (10.71%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.57%) IIS
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (3.57%) WorkSite
1 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (44.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (30.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (16.07%) MySQL
8 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
9 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.14%) OLAP
10 4 (7.14%) OLTP
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.57%) DTS
11 2 (3.57%) SQLPlus
11 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) MDX
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) COM
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (53.57%) Replication
2 13 (23.21%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Spread Betting
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (25.00%) ETL
3 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (17.86%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.57%) ERP
7 2 (3.57%) BCP
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Database Security
7 2 (3.57%) Database Tuning
8 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.79%) BDD
8 1 (1.79%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) T-SQL
3 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
4 8 (14.29%) Perl
5 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.93%) C#
7 4 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) MCSE
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.57%) MCTS
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (3.57%) OpenView
3 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.57%) Munin
3 2 (3.57%) Zenoss
3 2 (3.57%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.79%) Splunk
4 1 (1.79%) Informatica
4 1 (1.79%) Sun
4 1 (1.79%) Sybase
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