The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 100 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.39% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.22% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Senior DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1216 906 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.60% 95.87% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 958 688 715
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the Essex region.

Senior DBA Salary Trend in Essex

Senior DBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Colchester - 5 - -
Senior DBA
East of England

Senior DBA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior 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 DBA in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (30.00%) MCITP
5 3 (30.00%) MCTS
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) MCDBA