The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 605 652 590
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 31 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.029% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.031% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 30
Average salary £57,500 £56,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £71,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,592 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.05% +5.88%
Senior SQL Server 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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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 +43 20 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Docklands, London +4 1 £60,000 -17.24%
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (93.88%) SQL
3 28 (57.14%) Finance
3 28 (57.14%) Clustering
4 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
5 23 (46.94%) Replication
6 20 (40.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
7 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (34.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (24.49%) High Availability
13 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (20.41%) Database Security
15 9 (18.37%) Windows
16 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
16 8 (16.33%) Hedge funds
16 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
17 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
17 7 (14.29%) Oracle
17 7 (14.29%) Law
18 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
19 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
19 5 (10.20%) DevOps
19 5 (10.20%) Database Mirroring
19 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (6.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (40.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (38.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (34.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
9 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
10 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
12 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
14 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (2.04%) MySQL
14 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (57.14%) Clustering
2 23 (46.94%) Replication
3 8 (16.33%) Hedge funds
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (24.49%) High Availability
3 10 (20.41%) Database Security
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps
4 5 (10.20%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Scrum
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.08%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) ETL
6 2 (4.08%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) Change Control
6 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.08%) Analytics
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.20%) VBScript
4 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) OCP
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MCTS
2 1 (2.04%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
London
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Posted: 18 hours ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, paid training
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago