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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 597 583 599
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 55 84 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 87
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 +56 18 £61,250 +11.36% 2
Brentford - 1 £42,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £57,500 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 112 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 109 (77.86%) SQL
3 57 (40.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (37.86%) Performance Tuning
5 48 (34.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 46 (32.86%) Migration
7 45 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (29.29%) Finance
9 40 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 39 (27.86%) Oracle
11 38 (27.14%) Replication
11 38 (27.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (25.00%) Oracle Database
13 34 (24.29%) High Availability
14 33 (23.57%) SQL Server 2014
14 33 (23.57%) ETL
15 30 (21.43%) T-SQL
15 30 (21.43%) Clustering
16 27 (19.29%) Data Warehouse
17 25 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 24 (17.14%) Data Migration
18 24 (17.14%) Linux
19 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
19 22 (15.71%) Data Modelling
20 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (14.29%) Law
21 20 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
22 19 (13.57%) Database Tuning
23 18 (12.86%) MongoDB
23 18 (12.86%) Oracle Database 12c

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.57%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) SPSS
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.14%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) 2G
3 1 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 57 (40.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (34.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (27.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 33 (23.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 27 (19.29%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (12.86%) MongoDB
10 18 (12.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 16 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (9.29%) Amazon RDS
13 13 (9.29%) MarkLogic
13 13 (9.29%) MySQL
13 13 (9.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (8.57%) Relational Database
15 10 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
16 9 (6.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.57%) Subversion
1 5 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (29.29%) Finance
2 20 (14.29%) Law
3 12 (8.57%) Banking
4 6 (4.29%) Retail
5 4 (2.86%) Advertising
6 3 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.14%) Marketing
7 2 (1.43%) French Language
7 2 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (1.43%) Publishing
8 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.57%) LAMP
2 4 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.71%) OC4J
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.14%) Replication
2 30 (21.43%) Clustering
3 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.57%) CMDB
5 3 (2.14%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.71%) Online Games
7 1 (0.71%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.14%) Linux
2 17 (12.14%) Unix
2 17 (12.14%) Windows
3 6 (4.29%) AIX
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Solaris
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.86%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (32.86%) Migration
3 34 (24.29%) High Availability
4 33 (23.57%) ETL
5 24 (17.14%) Data Migration
6 22 (15.71%) Data Modelling
7 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (13.57%) Database Tuning
10 17 (12.14%) Time Management
11 12 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (8.57%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.86%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (7.86%) Process Improvement
13 10 (7.14%) Business Continuity
14 9 (6.43%) Change Control
14 9 (6.43%) Data Management
14 9 (6.43%) Database Security
14 9 (6.43%) Incident Management
14 9 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 109 (77.86%) SQL
2 30 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 15 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 8 (5.71%) Perl
5 7 (5.00%) Python
6 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.57%) Pig Latin
7 5 (3.57%) Ruby
8 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.71%) C#
10 1 (0.71%) Java
10 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) MCITP
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.43%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.71%) Docker
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.29%) Puppet
4 5 (3.57%) Ansible
4 5 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 39 (27.86%) Oracle
3 6 (4.29%) Sybase
4 5 (3.57%) Hortonworks
4 5 (3.57%) Talend
5 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.14%) RedGate
5 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.14%) VMware
6 2 (1.43%) EMC
6 2 (1.43%) Siebel
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
7 1 (0.71%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) Vertica
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Incisive
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago