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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 548 504 532
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 74 130 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 109 95
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £75,000 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 30 £57,500 - 1
Bromley - 1 £38,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 155 (83.78%) SQL
2 143 (77.30%) SQL Server
3 72 (38.92%) Oracle
4 69 (37.30%) Performance Tuning
5 66 (35.68%) Finance
6 59 (31.89%) Oracle Database
7 56 (30.27%) Replication
8 54 (29.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (27.57%) Clustering
10 48 (25.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (24.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 43 (23.24%) Microsoft
12 43 (23.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 40 (21.62%) MS Excel
14 38 (20.54%) T-SQL
15 36 (19.46%) Linux
16 35 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (18.38%) Oracle RAC
17 34 (18.38%) Windows
18 33 (17.84%) PL/SQL
18 33 (17.84%) Relational Database
19 32 (17.30%) RDBMS
20 31 (16.76%) SQL Server 2005
21 28 (15.14%) Data Guard
21 28 (15.14%) SQL Server 2012
21 28 (15.14%) OCP
21 28 (15.14%) Oracle Certification
22 26 (14.05%) Oracle EBS
23 24 (12.97%) UNIX
23 24 (12.97%) WebLogic

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (12.97%) WebLogic
2 11 (5.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.78%) Apache
3 7 (3.78%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.08%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (14.05%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (10.81%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.62%) GitHub
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.86%) Firewall
2 8 (4.32%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.32%) DNS
3 7 (3.78%) VLAN
4 4 (2.16%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) SAN
5 1 (0.54%) LDAP
5 1 (0.54%) ATM
5 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (77.30%) SQL Server
2 59 (31.89%) Oracle Database
3 54 (29.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (25.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (24.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (23.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (18.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 33 (17.84%) Relational Database
9 32 (17.30%) RDBMS
10 31 (16.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (15.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (11.89%) Oracle Database 12c
13 20 (10.81%) Oracle Exadata
13 20 (10.81%) MySQL
14 14 (7.57%) NoSQL
15 12 (6.49%) DB2
15 12 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (5.95%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (4.32%) MongoDB
18 7 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.62%) JIRA
2 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (35.68%) Finance
2 16 (8.65%) Law
2 16 (8.65%) Banking
3 8 (4.32%) Retail
3 8 (4.32%) Legal
4 4 (2.16%) International Banking
5 2 (1.08%) Marketing
5 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (1.08%) Middleware
3 2 (1.08%) LAMP
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.08%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.54%) HTML
4 1 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.54%) WPF
4 1 (0.54%) J2EE
4 1 (0.54%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.27%) Replication
2 51 (27.57%) Clustering
3 13 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.86%) Public Cloud
5 8 (4.32%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.16%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.62%) Life Science
7 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Exalogic
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.08%) BBC
8 2 (1.08%) Statistics
8 2 (1.08%) EFT
9 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.54%) GIS
9 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.54%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.46%) Linux
2 34 (18.38%) Windows
3 24 (12.97%) UNIX
4 10 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.78%) CentOS
5 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.78%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.70%) Solaris
7 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.30%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (9.73%) Capacity Planning
4 18 (9.73%) High Availability
5 17 (9.19%) Database Security
6 15 (8.11%) Database Mirroring
7 14 (7.57%) ITIL
8 13 (7.03%) ETL
8 13 (7.03%) Mentoring
9 10 (5.41%) DevOps
9 10 (5.41%) Database Tuning
10 9 (4.86%) CRM
10 9 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.78%) Load Balancing
11 7 (3.78%) Analytics
11 7 (3.78%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.70%) Performance Management
12 5 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 155 (83.78%) SQL
2 38 (20.54%) T-SQL
3 33 (17.84%) PL/SQL
4 10 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.32%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.24%) VBScript
6 6 (3.24%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.70%) Java
8 2 (1.08%) C
8 2 (1.08%) Python
9 1 (0.54%) C#
9 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (15.14%) OCP
1 28 (15.14%) Oracle Certification
2 21 (11.35%) Degree
3 7 (3.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.54%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) EMIR
2 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 34 (18.38%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (15.14%) Data Guard
2 21 (11.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.78%) Ansible
3 7 (3.78%) logstash
4 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.16%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 72 (38.92%) Oracle
2 43 (23.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.57%) VMware
4 10 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.78%) Splunk
6 3 (1.62%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (1.62%) Sybase
7 2 (1.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.54%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Murex
8 1 (0.54%) EMC
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago