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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 505 567 565
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 123 110 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 114 82 61
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,877
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
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
41526 46647 41856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35200 39201 35196
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 July 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 1 July 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 +25 32 £57,500 +4.54% 7
Croydon - 4 £61,750 -
Docklands, London +9 1 £60,000 -17.24%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 165 (85.94%) SQL
2 144 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 83 (43.23%) Finance
4 80 (41.67%) Oracle
5 63 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (32.81%) Oracle Database
6 57 (29.69%) Performance Tuning
6 57 (29.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (27.60%) Replication
8 49 (25.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (23.96%) Clustering
10 43 (22.40%) Microsoft
10 43 (22.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 42 (21.88%) Linux
12 38 (19.79%) PL/SQL
12 38 (19.79%) T-SQL
13 36 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 36 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
14 35 (18.23%) MS Excel
15 34 (17.71%) RDBMS
15 34 (17.71%) Relational Database
16 31 (16.15%) Oracle Certification
16 31 (16.15%) Windows
17 30 (15.63%) OCP
17 30 (15.63%) Degree
17 30 (15.63%) Data Guard
18 28 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (14.58%) Oracle Database 12c
19 26 (13.54%) UNIX
20 25 (13.02%) SQL Server 2005

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 22 (11.46%) WebLogic
2 11 (5.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.65%) Apache
3 7 (3.65%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 35 (18.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 24 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) GitHub
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 8 (4.17%) DNS
2 7 (3.65%) Firewall
2 7 (3.65%) VLAN
3 5 (2.60%) Internet
4 3 (1.56%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) LDAP
5 1 (0.52%) ATM
5 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 63 (32.81%) Oracle Database
3 57 (29.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (25.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (22.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 34 (17.71%) Relational Database
7 34 (17.71%) RDBMS
8 28 (14.58%) Oracle Database 12c
8 28 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (13.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (12.50%) MySQL
11 17 (8.85%) Oracle Exadata
12 14 (7.29%) NoSQL
13 10 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (5.21%) DB2
13 10 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 83 (43.23%) Finance
2 14 (7.29%) Legal
2 14 (7.29%) Banking
3 11 (5.73%) Law
4 4 (2.08%) Retail
4 4 (2.08%) International Banking
5 3 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (3.65%) HTML
2 7 (3.65%) XML
2 7 (3.65%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (3.13%) LAMP
4 4 (2.08%) .NET
5 2 (1.04%) CGI
6 1 (0.52%) J2EE
6 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (27.60%) Replication
2 46 (23.96%) Clustering
3 7 (3.65%) Hedge funds
3 7 (3.65%) SWIFT
3 7 (3.65%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.13%) BBC
5 4 (2.08%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.56%) Life Science
7 2 (1.04%) Statistics
7 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.52%) Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) APACS
8 1 (0.52%) EMV
8 1 (0.52%) EFT
8 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.88%) Linux
2 31 (16.15%) Windows
3 26 (13.54%) UNIX
4 13 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.65%) CentOS
5 7 (3.65%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.56%) AIX
9 2 (1.04%) Solaris
9 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.69%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (11.98%) Database Security
3 22 (11.46%) ITIL
4 21 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (7.81%) High Availability
6 14 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.77%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
9 11 (5.73%) Mentoring
9 11 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.65%) ETL
11 7 (3.65%) Database Tuning
11 7 (3.65%) Load Balancing
12 6 (3.13%) Open Source
12 6 (3.13%) Service Management
12 6 (3.13%) Analytics
12 6 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (2.60%) Scrum
13 5 (2.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 165 (85.94%) SQL
2 38 (19.79%) T-SQL
2 38 (19.79%) PL/SQL
3 10 (5.21%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.69%) Java
5 6 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.56%) Perl
8 2 (1.04%) VBScript
8 2 (1.04%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (16.15%) Oracle Certification
2 30 (15.63%) Degree
2 30 (15.63%) OCP
3 12 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.08%) MCTS
4 4 (2.08%) MCITP
4 4 (2.08%) MCSE
4 4 (2.08%) MCSA
4 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 36 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (15.63%) Data Guard
2 21 (10.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.65%) Ansible
3 7 (3.65%) logstash
4 4 (2.08%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 80 (41.67%) Oracle
2 43 (22.40%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.29%) VMware
4 13 (6.77%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.65%) Splunk
5 7 (3.65%) Sybase
6 3 (1.56%) SAP
6 3 (1.56%) IBM
6 3 (1.56%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (1.04%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.04%) Brocade
7 2 (1.04%) HP
8 1 (0.52%) EMC
8 1 (0.52%) Murex
8 1 (0.52%) Remedy
8 1 (0.52%) Red Gate
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