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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 530 520 518
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 76 104 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 85 83
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,080 £50,450
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
39433 40982 41542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.75% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33271 33550 35413
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 34 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 162 (79.80%) SQL
2 159 (78.33%) SQL Server
3 85 (41.87%) Oracle
4 80 (39.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 77 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 73 (35.96%) Performance Tuning
7 69 (33.99%) Oracle Database
8 68 (33.50%) Finance
9 62 (30.54%) T-SQL
10 58 (28.57%) Replication
11 57 (28.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 50 (24.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 50 (24.63%) Windows
12 50 (24.63%) Linux
13 44 (21.67%) Microsoft
14 35 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
15 34 (16.75%) MySQL
16 33 (16.26%) SQL Server 2012
17 31 (15.27%) Database Security
17 31 (15.27%) Oracle Database 11g
18 30 (14.78%) ITIL
19 28 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 28 (13.79%) Degree
20 26 (12.81%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (10.84%) PL/SQL
21 22 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
21 22 (10.84%) Advertising
21 22 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
22 21 (10.34%) MCITP
23 20 (9.85%) Marketing

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 14 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.40%) Apache Pig
3 11 (5.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.97%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 2 (0.99%) SAS
5 2 (0.99%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 7 (3.45%) DNS
2 6 (2.96%) HTTP
3 3 (1.48%) SAN
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) NAS
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (78.33%) SQL Server
2 80 (39.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 77 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 69 (33.99%) Oracle Database
5 57 (28.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (24.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (16.75%) MySQL
8 33 (16.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (15.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (9.85%) NoSQL
12 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (7.88%) Hadoop
13 16 (7.88%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (6.90%) VLDB
14 14 (6.90%) Big Data
14 14 (6.90%) Relational Database
15 13 (6.40%) MongoDB
15 13 (6.40%) RDBMS
16 11 (5.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Maven
1 9 (4.43%) JIRA
1 9 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (4.43%) Ant
2 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (33.50%) Finance
2 22 (10.84%) Advertising
3 20 (9.85%) Marketing
4 18 (8.87%) Legal
5 15 (7.39%) Games
6 13 (6.40%) Law
7 11 (5.42%) Banking
8 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.46%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.91%) XML
2 11 (5.42%) Kafka
3 10 (4.93%) MDX
4 9 (4.43%) .NET
4 9 (4.43%) Java EE
5 6 (2.96%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.96%) Web Services
5 6 (2.96%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (2.96%) WCF
5 6 (2.96%) HTML
6 4 (1.97%) LAMP
7 3 (1.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.99%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (28.57%) Replication
2 11 (5.42%) Clustering
3 7 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.96%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.97%) BBC
5 4 (1.97%) Open Source
6 3 (1.48%) Spread Betting
7 2 (0.99%) Social Network
8 1 (0.49%) Social Media
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.63%) Windows
1 50 (24.63%) Linux
2 28 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (12.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.40%) UNIX
5 11 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.48%) AIX
7 2 (0.99%) Solaris
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.96%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (15.27%) Database Security
3 30 (14.78%) ITIL
4 17 (8.37%) E-Commerce
5 15 (7.39%) PRINCE2
6 14 (6.90%) Change Data Capture
7 13 (6.40%) Data Modelling
8 12 (5.91%) ETL
8 12 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.42%) DevOps
10 9 (4.43%) Data Privacy
10 9 (4.43%) Performance Management
11 8 (3.94%) High Availability
11 8 (3.94%) Investment Management
12 7 (3.45%) Analytics
12 7 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (2.96%) Mentoring
13 6 (2.96%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (2.96%) Physical Data Model
13 6 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (79.80%) SQL
2 62 (30.54%) T-SQL
3 22 (10.84%) PL/SQL
4 15 (7.39%) Java
5 10 (4.93%) PowerShell
6 9 (4.43%) Bash Shell
6 9 (4.43%) Python
7 7 (3.45%) C#
8 3 (1.48%) C
8 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.48%) Perl
9 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (13.79%) Degree
2 22 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (10.34%) MCITP
4 16 (7.88%) Oracle Certification
5 15 (7.39%) MCTS
5 15 (7.39%) OCP
5 15 (7.39%) MCSE
5 15 (7.39%) MCSA
6 10 (4.93%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.49%) OCA
8 1 (0.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 35 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (5.42%) Apache Flume
3 11 (5.42%) HDFS
4 5 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (6.90%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 85 (41.87%) Oracle
2 44 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.37%) HP
4 14 (6.90%) Sony
5 11 (5.42%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.42%) Sybase
6 9 (4.43%) IBM
7 7 (3.45%) SAP
8 6 (2.96%) VMware
9 4 (1.97%) Remedy
9 4 (1.97%) NetApp
10 3 (1.48%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.99%) MapR
11 2 (0.99%) Brocade
11 2 (0.99%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.99%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.99%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
BBC Capita
Posted: 20 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago