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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 506 518 561
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 122 99 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 99 94 73
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 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
City of London +19 33 £57,500 -11.53% 7
Uxbridge - 4 £62,500 -
South Croydon - 2 £62,500 -
Croydon -4 1 £57,500 +6.97%
Docklands, London - 1 £72,500 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 178 (77.39%) SQL Server
2 172 (74.78%) SQL
3 90 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (38.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 88 (38.26%) Oracle
6 87 (37.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 69 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
8 68 (29.57%) Oracle Database
8 68 (29.57%) Finance
9 67 (29.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 64 (27.83%) T-SQL
11 63 (27.39%) Windows
12 57 (24.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (23.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 49 (21.30%) Replication
14 49 (21.30%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (17.83%) MySQL
16 35 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (14.78%) Oracle RAC
17 34 (14.78%) Database Security
18 33 (14.35%) Data Guard
19 31 (13.48%) Linux
19 31 (13.48%) Microsoft
20 30 (13.04%) ETL
21 29 (12.61%) Oracle RMAN
21 29 (12.61%) UNIX
22 28 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
22 28 (12.17%) Oracle Database 10g
23 27 (11.74%) Clustering
23 27 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (6.52%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.78%) Oracle UPK
3 10 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.74%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.30%) WorkSite
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.87%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.87%) CMS
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (9.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (6.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (5.65%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (5.22%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.43%) Findur
4 1 (0.43%) HFM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.17%) SAN
2 2 (0.87%) LDAP
2 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (77.39%) SQL Server
2 90 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (38.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (37.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (29.57%) Oracle Database
6 67 (29.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 57 (24.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 54 (23.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 41 (17.83%) MySQL
10 35 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (12.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 23 (10.00%) OLTP
13 20 (8.70%) OLAP
14 18 (7.83%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (7.39%) Relational Database
16 12 (5.22%) Oracle BI EE
16 12 (5.22%) RDBMS
17 11 (4.78%) Oracle Discoverer
17 11 (4.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Visual Studio
1 7 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.30%) JIRA
3 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.87%) Ant
3 2 (0.87%) Maven
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (29.57%) Finance
2 20 (8.70%) Law
3 18 (7.83%) Banking
4 14 (6.09%) Retail
5 12 (5.22%) Investment Banking
6 10 (4.35%) Legal
7 5 (2.17%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.87%) Marketing
8 2 (0.87%) Advertising
8 2 (0.87%) Front Office
8 2 (0.87%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.96%) Middleware
2 11 (4.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.61%) MDX
4 5 (2.17%) .NET
5 4 (1.74%) Lucene
6 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.87%) Java EE
6 2 (0.87%) HTML
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (0.43%) Spring
7 1 (0.43%) LAMP
7 1 (0.43%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.43%) COM
7 1 (0.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.30%) Replication
2 27 (11.74%) Clustering
3 7 (3.04%) Spread Betting
3 7 (3.04%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 5 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.30%) NHS
6 3 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.87%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.87%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.43%) Derivative
8 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 63 (27.39%) Windows
2 31 (13.48%) Linux
3 29 (12.61%) UNIX
4 27 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.65%) Solaris
7 12 (5.22%) AIX
8 11 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.17%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.30%) CentOS
12 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (21.30%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (14.78%) Database Security
4 30 (13.04%) ETL
5 23 (10.00%) ITIL
6 18 (7.83%) Scrum
7 17 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (6.96%) Migration
9 15 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (6.09%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.65%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (5.22%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.48%) PRINCE2
13 8 (3.48%) Asset Management
13 8 (3.48%) Performance Analysis
13 8 (3.48%) Performance Improvement
13 8 (3.48%) Investment Management
14 7 (3.04%) Database Tuning
14 7 (3.04%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (3.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 172 (74.78%) SQL
2 64 (27.83%) T-SQL
3 11 (4.78%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.04%) Python
5 7 (3.04%) Perl
6 5 (2.17%) C#
6 5 (2.17%) Java
6 5 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.30%) Ruby
7 3 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.43%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (10.00%) MCTS
3 17 (7.39%) Degree
4 15 (6.52%) MCITP
5 9 (3.91%) MCDBA
6 8 (3.48%) MCSA
7 7 (3.04%) MCSE
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.87%) OCP
9 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.39%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (14.78%) Oracle RAC
2 29 (12.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (4.78%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 33 (14.35%) Data Guard
2 17 (7.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.48%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.87%) Nagios
4 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.87%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.87%) Puppet
4 2 (0.87%) OpenView
4 2 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 88 (38.26%) Oracle
2 31 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.39%) Sybase
4 12 (5.22%) Retek
5 9 (3.91%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.91%) HP
6 7 (3.04%) MicroStrategy
6 7 (3.04%) Red Gate
7 6 (2.61%) VMware
8 5 (2.17%) Sony
8 5 (2.17%) Toshiba
8 5 (2.17%) Tableau
9 4 (1.74%) MapR
10 2 (0.87%) Percona
10 2 (0.87%) ESRI
10 2 (0.87%) NetApp
10 2 (0.87%) CommVault
10 2 (0.87%) Sun
11 1 (0.43%) IBM
11 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
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