The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Senior SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 629 642 670
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 22 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.056% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.058% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 27
Median salary £60,000 £72,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.95% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £90,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.94%
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
40299 42829 47251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.78% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34947 36056 39118
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 6 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +73 14 £60,000 -11.43% 1
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

Senior SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Senior SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (71.15%) SQL
3 29 (55.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 25 (48.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (48.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (46.15%) Clustering
6 24 (46.15%) High Availability
6 24 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (38.46%) Replication
9 17 (32.69%) Migration
9 17 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (25.00%) Finance
12 11 (21.15%) Law
12 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
12 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
12 11 (21.15%) Data Migration
13 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (19.23%) Business Continuity
13 10 (19.23%) Process Improvement
14 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (15.38%) Banking
15 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
16 7 (13.46%) Change Control
16 7 (13.46%) Database Security
16 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (13.46%) Incident Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (55.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 25 (48.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (48.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (32.69%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (5.77%) Big Data
11 3 (5.77%) MySQL
12 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.92%) OLTP
13 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.92%) Power BI
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Law
3 8 (15.38%) Banking
4 5 (9.62%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) French Language
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Clustering
2 20 (38.46%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.92%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) High Availability
2 22 (42.31%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (32.69%) Migration
4 11 (21.15%) Data Migration
5 10 (19.23%) Business Continuity
5 10 (19.23%) Process Improvement
6 7 (13.46%) Change Control
6 7 (13.46%) Database Security
6 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.46%) Project Planning
6 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) Database Tuning
9 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.77%) Data Security
9 3 (5.77%) ERP
9 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.77%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago