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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 522 540 532
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 99 106 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 84 82
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £49,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
41192 44708 41427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.24% 93.41% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34954 37540 34642
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 £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 4 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 4 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
(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 +38 35 £57,500 - 6
Docklands, London +4 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 4 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.

1 164 (84.97%) SQL
2 144 (74.61%) SQL Server
3 77 (39.90%) Oracle
4 76 (39.38%) Finance
5 63 (32.64%) Oracle Database
5 63 (32.64%) Performance Tuning
6 61 (31.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (30.57%) Replication
8 54 (27.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 51 (26.42%) Clustering
10 48 (24.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (23.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 43 (22.28%) Microsoft
13 42 (21.76%) MS Excel
13 42 (21.76%) Linux
14 41 (21.24%) T-SQL
15 37 (19.17%) PL/SQL
16 35 (18.13%) Windows
16 35 (18.13%) Oracle RAC
16 35 (18.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (17.62%) Relational Database
18 33 (17.10%) RDBMS
19 31 (16.06%) SQL Server 2005
20 29 (15.03%) Oracle Certification
20 29 (15.03%) Data Guard
21 28 (14.51%) OCP
22 27 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
23 26 (13.47%) Oracle Database 12c
23 26 (13.47%) UNIX
23 26 (13.47%) Degree

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 23 (11.92%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.63%) Apache
3 7 (3.63%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.52%) JBoss
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (21.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 25 (12.95%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (9.84%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.55%) GitHub
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.15%) TCP/IP
1 8 (4.15%) DNS
1 8 (4.15%) Firewall
2 7 (3.63%) VLAN
3 5 (2.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
4 1 (0.52%) ATM
4 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (74.61%) SQL Server
2 63 (32.64%) Oracle Database
3 61 (31.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (27.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (24.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (23.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (18.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 34 (17.62%) Relational Database
9 33 (17.10%) RDBMS
10 31 (16.06%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (13.47%) Oracle Database 12c
13 24 (12.44%) MySQL
14 19 (9.84%) Oracle Exadata
15 14 (7.25%) NoSQL
16 13 (6.74%) DB2
17 12 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2000
19 8 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
19 8 (4.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.55%) JIRA
2 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (39.38%) Finance
2 15 (7.77%) Law
3 13 (6.74%) Banking
4 10 (5.18%) Legal
5 4 (2.07%) Retail
5 4 (2.07%) International Banking
6 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.04%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (3.11%) LAMP
3 5 (2.59%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (2.59%) HTML
3 5 (2.59%) XML
4 4 (2.07%) .NET
5 1 (0.52%) J2EE
5 1 (0.52%) Web Services
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.52%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 59 (30.57%) Replication
2 51 (26.42%) Clustering
3 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.15%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.15%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.11%) BBC
6 5 (2.59%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.07%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.55%) Life Science
8 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.04%) Statistics
10 1 (0.52%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Exalogic
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.52%) Derivative
10 1 (0.52%) APACS
10 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.76%) Linux
2 35 (18.13%) Windows
3 26 (13.47%) UNIX
4 11 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.63%) CentOS
6 7 (3.63%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.07%) Solaris
8 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.64%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (9.84%) ITIL
3 19 (9.84%) Database Security
4 18 (9.33%) High Availability
4 18 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (7.25%) Database Mirroring
7 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
8 12 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.70%) ETL
10 9 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.15%) DevOps
12 7 (3.63%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (3.63%) Open Source
12 7 (3.63%) CRM
12 7 (3.63%) Load Balancing
13 6 (3.11%) Database Tuning
13 6 (3.11%) Service Management
13 6 (3.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 164 (84.97%) SQL
2 41 (21.24%) T-SQL
3 37 (19.17%) PL/SQL
4 11 (5.70%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.15%) Java
6 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.59%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.59%) VBScript
8 2 (1.04%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) Perl
9 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (15.03%) Oracle Certification
2 28 (14.51%) OCP
3 26 (13.47%) Degree
4 9 (4.66%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.55%) MCTS
5 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.04%) MCSE
6 2 (1.04%) MCSA
6 2 (1.04%) MCITP
7 1 (0.52%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) EMIR
2 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 35 (18.13%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (15.03%) Data Guard
2 21 (10.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.63%) Ansible
3 7 (3.63%) logstash
4 5 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.07%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 77 (39.90%) Oracle
2 43 (22.28%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.25%) VMware
4 11 (5.70%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.63%) Splunk
6 4 (2.07%) Sybase
7 3 (1.55%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.52%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.52%) Murex
8 1 (0.52%) EMC
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, paid training
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Circa £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago