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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 569 530 533
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 71 121 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 97 87
Average salary £64,250 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.08% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,865 £52,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
41638 46377 43450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.52% 93.93% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35147 38246 36697
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +35 32 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Croydon - 3 £63,500 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 150 (85.23%) SQL
2 130 (73.86%) SQL Server
3 69 (39.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 66 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (35.23%) Performance Tuning
6 60 (34.09%) Replication
6 60 (34.09%) Oracle
7 59 (33.52%) Finance
8 55 (31.25%) T-SQL
9 49 (27.84%) Linux
10 44 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (24.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 43 (24.43%) Oracle Database
11 43 (24.43%) Windows
12 41 (23.30%) Microsoft
13 32 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (15.34%) Degree
14 27 (15.34%) ITIL
15 23 (13.07%) PL/SQL
15 23 (13.07%) UNIX
15 23 (13.07%) Oracle RAC
16 21 (11.93%) MySQL
16 21 (11.93%) Oracle Database 11g
16 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (11.36%) Database Security
18 19 (10.80%) Relational Database
18 19 (10.80%) RDBMS
18 19 (10.80%) Banking
19 18 (10.23%) Advertising

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 9 (5.11%) WebLogic
2 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.14%) IIS
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.57%) WorkSite
Applications
1 15 (8.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) SaaS
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.98%) TCP/IP
1 7 (3.98%) DNS
2 6 (3.41%) HTTP
3 5 (2.84%) Internet
4 3 (1.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.57%) NAS
5 1 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (73.86%) SQL Server
2 69 (39.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (24.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (24.43%) Oracle Database
6 32 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (11.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (11.93%) MySQL
8 19 (10.80%) RDBMS
8 19 (10.80%) Relational Database
9 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (8.52%) NoSQL
11 14 (7.95%) Hadoop
12 13 (7.39%) VLDB
12 13 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (7.39%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (6.82%) Big Data
14 11 (6.25%) MongoDB
14 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) Maven
3 3 (1.70%) JIRA
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.70%) Ant
General
1 59 (33.52%) Finance
2 19 (10.80%) Banking
3 18 (10.23%) Advertising
4 16 (9.09%) Marketing
5 14 (7.95%) Legal
6 10 (5.68%) Law
7 9 (5.11%) Games
8 5 (2.84%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.27%) International Banking
9 4 (2.27%) Retail
10 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.39%) XML
2 10 (5.68%) Kafka
3 8 (4.55%) .NET
4 7 (3.98%) HTML
4 7 (3.98%) Web Services
4 7 (3.98%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (3.41%) WCF
5 6 (3.41%) MDX
5 6 (3.41%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.41%) LAMP
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.70%) Java EE
8 2 (1.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 60 (34.09%) Replication
2 14 (7.95%) Clustering
3 7 (3.98%) SWIFT
4 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.41%) BBC
4 6 (3.41%) Open Source
5 4 (2.27%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Statistics
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.57%) Social Network
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.84%) Linux
2 43 (24.43%) Windows
3 23 (13.07%) UNIX
4 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.70%) AIX
7 2 (1.14%) Solaris
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.23%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (15.34%) ITIL
3 20 (11.36%) Database Security
4 15 (8.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (7.39%) Change Data Capture
6 10 (5.68%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 8 (4.55%) Database Tuning
7 8 (4.55%) High Availability
8 7 (3.98%) Analytics
8 7 (3.98%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (3.98%) ETL
9 6 (3.41%) Data Modelling
9 6 (3.41%) Service Management
9 6 (3.41%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (3.41%) DevOps
10 5 (2.84%) Data Privacy
10 5 (2.84%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.84%) Database Mirroring
10 5 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (85.23%) SQL
2 55 (31.25%) T-SQL
3 23 (13.07%) PL/SQL
4 12 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 11 (6.25%) Java
6 6 (3.41%) C#
7 5 (2.84%) Python
8 4 (2.27%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.70%) C
9 3 (1.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.70%) Perl
10 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) Degree
2 15 (8.52%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.82%) MCITP
3 12 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (5.68%) MCTS
5 10 (5.68%) OCP
5 10 (5.68%) MCSE
5 10 (5.68%) MCSA
6 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.57%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.70%) QA
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (5.68%) Apache Flume
2 10 (5.68%) HDFS
3 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 13 (7.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 60 (34.09%) Oracle
2 41 (23.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.52%) HP
4 13 (7.39%) Sony
5 12 (6.82%) Sybase
6 7 (3.98%) SAP
7 6 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.27%) Remedy
8 4 (2.27%) VMware
9 2 (1.14%) Brocade
9 2 (1.14%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.14%) Red Gate
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.14%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.14%) NetApp
10 1 (0.57%) MapR
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