The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 599 566 580
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 44 101 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 95 79
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,900
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
Senior DBA
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38680 41680 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33569 35176 39123
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior DBA Salary Trend in London

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in London

Senior DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +58 13 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Mayfair - 1 £57,500 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 113 (79.02%) SQL
1 113 (79.02%) SQL Server
2 56 (39.16%) Performance Tuning
3 54 (37.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (34.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 43 (30.07%) Finance
6 42 (29.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (28.67%) Migration
8 39 (27.27%) Oracle
9 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
9 38 (26.57%) Replication
9 38 (26.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (24.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 34 (23.78%) Oracle Database
12 33 (23.08%) High Availability
13 32 (22.38%) ETL
14 30 (20.98%) T-SQL
15 28 (19.58%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (18.88%) Clustering
17 25 (17.48%) Linux
18 24 (16.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (16.08%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (15.38%) Data Migration
21 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
21 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
22 19 (13.29%) Data Modelling
22 19 (13.29%) Oracle Database 12c
23 18 (12.59%) Database Tuning
23 18 (12.59%) Law
24 17 (11.89%) PostgreSQL

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 10 (6.99%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.50%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.80%) SPSS
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.10%) SAN
3 1 (0.70%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (79.02%) SQL Server
2 54 (37.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (34.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (29.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (26.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (24.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 34 (23.78%) Oracle Database
8 28 (19.58%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (16.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 19 (13.29%) Oracle Database 12c
11 17 (11.89%) MongoDB
11 17 (11.89%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (10.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (8.39%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (8.39%) MarkLogic
14 12 (8.39%) MySQL
15 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
15 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.50%) Subversion
1 5 (3.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 43 (30.07%) Finance
2 18 (12.59%) Law
3 11 (7.69%) Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Retail
5 4 (2.80%) Advertising
5 4 (2.80%) Marketing
6 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.40%) French Language
7 2 (1.40%) Games
7 2 (1.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) LAMP
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) .NET
4 1 (0.70%) OC4J
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.57%) Replication
2 27 (18.88%) Clustering
3 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.50%) CMDB
5 2 (1.40%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.40%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.70%) Online Games
6 1 (0.70%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.48%) Linux
2 17 (11.89%) Unix
3 15 (10.49%) Windows
4 5 (3.50%) AIX
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.70%) Solaris
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.16%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (28.67%) Migration
3 33 (23.08%) High Availability
4 32 (22.38%) ETL
5 23 (16.08%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (13.29%) Data Modelling
9 18 (12.59%) Database Tuning
10 16 (11.19%) Time Management
11 12 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (7.69%) Database Security
12 11 (7.69%) Process Improvement
13 10 (6.99%) Business Continuity
13 10 (6.99%) Data Management
13 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.99%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
14 9 (6.29%) Change Control
14 9 (6.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (79.02%) SQL
2 30 (20.98%) T-SQL
3 17 (11.89%) Shell Script
4 9 (6.29%) Perl
4 9 (6.29%) Python
5 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.50%) Pig Latin
6 5 (3.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.50%) Ruby
7 3 (2.10%) C#
7 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.70%) Java
8 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) MCITP
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.70%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.70%) Docker
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (6.29%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.20%) Puppet
4 5 (3.50%) Ansible
4 5 (3.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (27.27%) Oracle
2 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.99%) Sybase
4 5 (3.50%) Hortonworks
4 5 (3.50%) Talend
5 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.10%) RedGate
6 2 (1.40%) Siebel
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.70%) Teradata
7 1 (0.70%) Vertica
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
North London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car + lucrative bonus scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 20 days ago