The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 618 566 642
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 28 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.073% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.077% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 17
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.41%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46423 42735 52633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.75% 93.92% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38303 36072 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in London

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in London

Senior SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -24 1 £70,000 +21.73%
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) SQL
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (82.35%) Replication
3 39 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (72.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (68.63%) Finance
7 29 (56.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (39.22%) Clustering
10 20 (39.22%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (27.45%) Scrum
13 13 (25.49%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (23.53%) Database Tuning
15 10 (19.61%) Performance Monitoring
16 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (13.73%) C#
16 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
16 7 (13.73%) .NET
16 7 (13.73%) Windows
16 7 (13.73%) ETL
17 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (11.76%) DTS
17 6 (11.76%) Oracle
17 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
17 6 (11.76%) HP
17 6 (11.76%) QA
17 6 (11.76%) Oracle RAC

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (76.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (72.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (56.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (11.76%) DTS
8 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
9 4 (7.84%) MySQL
9 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
General
1 35 (68.63%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (82.35%) Replication
2 20 (39.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
1 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (39.22%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (27.45%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (23.53%) Database Tuning
6 10 (19.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (13.73%) ETL
8 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.84%) ITIL
10 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (5.88%) Migration
10 3 (5.88%) High Availability
10 3 (5.88%) Data Governance
10 3 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (3.92%) Database Security
12 1 (1.96%) BDD
12 1 (1.96%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
2 7 (13.73%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (5.88%) OpenView
1 3 (5.88%) Nagios
1 3 (5.88%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle
1 6 (11.76%) HP
2 4 (7.84%) Red Gate
3 3 (5.88%) EMC
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore