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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 533 527 550
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 85 86 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 72 67
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,016 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 29 January 2015.

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 29 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
City of London +13 32 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 182 (77.45%) SQL Server
2 181 (77.02%) SQL
3 112 (47.66%) Oracle
4 89 (37.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 87 (37.02%) Oracle Database
5 87 (37.02%) Performance Tuning
6 84 (35.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 79 (33.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 69 (29.36%) T-SQL
9 67 (28.51%) Finance
10 64 (27.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (23.40%) Replication
12 54 (22.98%) Windows
13 50 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 48 (20.43%) Linux
15 47 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 47 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
16 42 (17.87%) Oracle Database 11g
17 36 (15.32%) Database Security
17 36 (15.32%) MySQL
18 31 (13.19%) Oracle Database 10g
18 31 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
19 28 (11.91%) Data Warehouse
20 27 (11.49%) ITIL
21 24 (10.21%) WebLogic
21 24 (10.21%) Oracle EBS
21 24 (10.21%) Advertising
21 24 (10.21%) Windows Server 2012
22 23 (9.79%) Degree
22 23 (9.79%) Oracle RMAN

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 24 (10.21%) WebLogic
2 18 (7.66%) Apache Pig
3 11 (4.68%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.40%) Oracle UPK
5 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.70%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.28%) WorkSite
6 3 (1.28%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.85%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (10.21%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (3.83%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (3.40%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
1 7 (2.98%) DNS
2 6 (2.55%) HTTP
3 2 (0.85%) SAN
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (77.45%) SQL Server
2 89 (37.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (37.02%) Oracle Database
4 84 (35.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (33.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 64 (27.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 42 (17.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 36 (15.32%) MySQL
10 31 (13.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 28 (11.91%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (9.36%) NoSQL
13 21 (8.94%) Hadoop
14 20 (8.51%) Big Data
15 19 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 18 (7.66%) MongoDB
17 15 (6.38%) VLDB
17 15 (6.38%) Relational Database
18 14 (5.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (5.11%) JIRA
2 11 (4.68%) Ant
2 11 (4.68%) Maven
3 9 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 67 (28.51%) Finance
2 24 (10.21%) Advertising
3 22 (9.36%) Marketing
4 18 (7.66%) Law
5 17 (7.23%) Legal
5 17 (7.23%) Games
6 13 (5.53%) Banking
7 8 (3.40%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.98%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.53%) MDX
2 11 (4.68%) Java EE
2 11 (4.68%) Kafka
3 9 (3.83%) .NET
4 8 (3.40%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (3.40%) Middleware
5 7 (2.98%) Web Services
5 7 (2.98%) XML
6 6 (2.55%) WCF
6 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.43%) CGI
7 1 (0.43%) HTML
7 1 (0.43%) LAMP
7 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.40%) Replication
2 15 (6.38%) Clustering
3 9 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.13%) Spread Betting
5 2 (0.85%) Social Network
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.98%) Windows
2 48 (20.43%) Linux
3 31 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (10.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (7.66%) UNIX
6 13 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.26%) Solaris
8 9 (3.83%) AIX
9 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.02%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (15.32%) Database Security
3 27 (11.49%) ITIL
4 22 (9.36%) Data Modelling
5 18 (7.66%) E-Commerce
6 16 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (6.38%) ETL
7 15 (6.38%) Change Data Capture
8 14 (5.96%) Logical Data Model
8 14 (5.96%) Physical Data Model
9 13 (5.53%) PRINCE2
9 13 (5.53%) DevOps
10 11 (4.68%) Performance Management
11 10 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (3.83%) Migration
12 9 (3.83%) Data Privacy
13 8 (3.40%) Mentoring
13 8 (3.40%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 181 (77.02%) SQL
2 69 (29.36%) T-SQL
3 23 (9.79%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.38%) Python
5 13 (5.53%) Java
5 13 (5.53%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.11%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.68%) C#
8 7 (2.98%) Perl
9 3 (1.28%) C
10 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
11 1 (0.43%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (9.79%) Degree
1 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.09%) MCITP
3 17 (7.23%) OCP
3 17 (7.23%) Oracle Certification
4 14 (5.96%) MCTS
5 13 (5.53%) MCSE
5 13 (5.53%) MCSA
6 8 (3.40%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.28%) MCDBA
7 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) MCP
8 1 (0.43%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 47 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (9.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (4.68%) HDFS
3 11 (4.68%) Apache Flume
4 5 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (9.36%) Data Guard
2 10 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 112 (47.66%) Oracle
2 47 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.23%) HP
4 14 (5.96%) Sony
5 13 (5.53%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.26%) Sybase
7 9 (3.83%) Retek
7 9 (3.83%) IBM
8 7 (2.98%) SAP
8 7 (2.98%) MapR
9 6 (2.55%) VMware
10 4 (1.70%) NetApp
10 4 (1.70%) Remedy
11 3 (1.28%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.85%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.85%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.85%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.43%) Brocade
13 1 (0.43%) 3PAR
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