The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 477 523 576
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 143 112 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 119 106 55
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -3.06%
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
City of London +30 39 £60,000 - 8
Bromley -4 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £57,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 192 (75.89%) SQL Server
2 180 (71.15%) SQL
3 128 (50.59%) Oracle
4 105 (41.50%) Oracle Database
5 97 (38.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 95 (37.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 88 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 78 (30.83%) Performance Tuning
9 77 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 73 (28.85%) T-SQL
11 71 (28.06%) Finance
12 60 (23.72%) Windows
13 57 (22.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 53 (20.95%) MySQL
14 53 (20.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 50 (19.76%) Oracle RAC
16 46 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
17 41 (16.21%) Replication
17 41 (16.21%) Linux
18 39 (15.42%) Data Warehouse
18 39 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (15.42%) Oracle Database 10g
19 37 (14.62%) Database Security
20 36 (14.23%) Microsoft
21 32 (12.65%) Data Guard
22 31 (12.25%) Oracle RMAN
23 29 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
24 28 (11.07%) Windows Server 2008
25 25 (9.88%) ETL
26 23 (9.09%) WebLogic

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 23 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 12 (4.74%) Oracle UPK
3 10 (3.95%) Apache Pig
4 9 (3.56%) Apache Solr
5 6 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.98%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.58%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.79%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) SAS
8 2 (0.79%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (8.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (5.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (5.14%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (4.74%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) LDAP
1 3 (1.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.79%) SAN
3 1 (0.40%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (75.89%) SQL Server
2 105 (41.50%) Oracle Database
3 97 (38.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 95 (37.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 88 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 77 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 57 (22.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 53 (20.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 53 (20.95%) MySQL
9 46 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 39 (15.42%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (15.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (8.30%) OLAP
11 21 (8.30%) NoSQL
12 20 (7.91%) OLTP
13 17 (6.72%) Relational Database
14 16 (6.32%) DB2
15 14 (5.53%) RDBMS
16 13 (5.14%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (5.14%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 11 (4.35%) JIRA
2 10 (3.95%) Ant
2 10 (3.95%) Maven
3 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 71 (28.06%) Finance
2 21 (8.30%) Law
3 16 (6.32%) Legal
4 13 (5.14%) Banking
4 13 (5.14%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.74%) Marketing
5 12 (4.74%) Advertising
6 10 (3.95%) Games
7 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.98%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.79%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Front Office
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.72%) Middleware
2 14 (5.53%) MDX
3 12 (4.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (3.95%) Java EE
5 7 (2.77%) .NET
6 4 (1.58%) Kafka
7 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.40%) HTML
8 1 (0.40%) COM
8 1 (0.40%) Web Services
8 1 (0.40%) LAMP
8 1 (0.40%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.40%) Lucene
8 1 (0.40%) Spring
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.21%) Replication
2 22 (8.70%) Clustering
3 13 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.95%) Spread Betting
5 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.37%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.98%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.79%) Social Network
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.40%) Derivative
11 1 (0.40%) Statistics
11 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 60 (23.72%) Windows
2 41 (16.21%) Linux
3 28 (11.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (8.30%) UNIX
5 18 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.14%) AIX
7 13 (5.14%) Solaris
8 10 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.98%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.19%) CentOS
11 2 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.83%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (14.62%) Database Security
4 25 (9.88%) ETL
5 21 (8.30%) ITIL
6 20 (7.91%) Mentoring
7 18 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (6.72%) Data Modelling
9 16 (6.32%) Migration
10 14 (5.53%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.53%) PRINCE2
10 14 (5.53%) DevOps
10 14 (5.53%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (5.14%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (4.35%) Investment Management
13 10 (3.95%) Performance Management
13 10 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.56%) Change Data Capture
15 8 (3.16%) Performance Analysis
15 8 (3.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 180 (71.15%) SQL
2 73 (28.85%) T-SQL
3 18 (7.11%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.53%) Python
5 12 (4.74%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.74%) Java
6 11 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.16%) Perl
8 6 (2.37%) C#
8 6 (2.37%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.19%) Ruby
10 1 (0.40%) VBScript
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
10 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.30%) MCTS
3 19 (7.51%) MCITP
4 14 (5.53%) MCSA
5 13 (5.14%) MCSE
6 12 (4.74%) Degree
7 10 (3.95%) OCP
7 10 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (3.16%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.40%) MCP
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.77%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (19.76%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (12.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (3.95%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.58%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.58%) HDFS
6 2 (0.79%) vSphere
7 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 32 (12.65%) Data Guard
2 15 (5.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.58%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.79%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 128 (50.59%) Oracle
2 36 (14.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.32%) Red Hat
4 13 (5.14%) Retek
5 12 (4.74%) HP
6 9 (3.56%) Sony
7 8 (3.16%) IBM
7 8 (3.16%) VMware
7 8 (3.16%) Sybase
8 6 (2.37%) MapR
9 5 (1.98%) Tableau
9 5 (1.98%) NetApp
9 5 (1.98%) Toshiba
10 2 (0.79%) ESRI
10 2 (0.79%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.79%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.79%) Sun
10 2 (0.79%) CommVault
10 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.79%) Percona
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
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Salary: £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Pension etc...
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits and 5k+ on call
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits and 5k on call + overt
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
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Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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London
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