The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Database Administrator
Rank 614 601 644
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 38 66 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 65 51
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £78,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Senior SQL 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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA across the London region.

Senior SQL DBA Salary Trend in London

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Senior SQL DBA Salary Histogram in London

Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 +63 16 £61,250 +11.36% 1
Mayfair - 1 £57,500 -
Senior SQL DBA
England

Senior SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title.

1 92 (92.93%) SQL Server
2 84 (84.85%) SQL
3 52 (52.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 41 (41.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (35.35%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (34.34%) Replication
7 34 (34.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 33 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 32 (32.32%) High Availability
10 29 (29.29%) Finance
11 28 (28.28%) Migration
11 28 (28.28%) Clustering
12 26 (26.26%) T-SQL
13 22 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (18.18%) Law
15 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
16 14 (14.14%) Active Directory
16 14 (14.14%) Data Migration
17 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (13.13%) ETL
17 13 (13.13%) Oracle
17 13 (13.13%) Windows
18 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
19 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2000
19 10 (10.10%) Business Continuity
19 10 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
19 10 (10.10%) Degree

Senior SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (92.93%) SQL Server
2 52 (52.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 41 (41.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (34.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database
9 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (7.07%) Big Data
11 7 (7.07%) MySQL
12 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
13 3 (3.03%) MarkLogic
13 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
13 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
General
1 29 (29.29%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Law
3 9 (9.09%) Banking
4 6 (6.06%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Advertising
6 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.02%) French Language
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (34.34%) Replication
2 28 (28.28%) Clustering
3 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.01%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.13%) Windows
2 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) Linux
3 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.03%) Unix
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (32.32%) High Availability
3 28 (28.28%) Migration
4 14 (14.14%) Data Migration
5 13 (13.13%) ETL
6 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.10%) Business Continuity
7 10 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.10%) Process Improvement
8 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.08%) Data Modelling
8 8 (8.08%) Database Security
8 8 (8.08%) Database Tuning
8 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.07%) Change Control
9 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
9 7 (7.07%) Time Management
9 7 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.06%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 84 (84.85%) SQL
2 26 (26.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.01%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) MCITP
5 1 (1.01%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.01%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
3 3 (3.03%) Sybase
4 2 (2.02%) Siebel
4 2 (2.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.01%) EMC
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.01%) RedGate
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago