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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 615 638 587
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 18 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.045% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.048% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 26
Average salary £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £59,250 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -21.42%
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
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 - 2 £67,750 -
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 21 (63.64%) Finance
3 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (54.55%) Replication
6 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
7 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (36.36%) Clustering
8 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle
9 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 10 (30.30%) Windows
11 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (24.24%) High Availability
12 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
13 7 (21.21%) Web Services
13 7 (21.21%) .NET
14 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (18.18%) Analytics
14 6 (18.18%) Database Security
14 6 (18.18%) WCF
14 6 (18.18%) HTTP
14 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 6 (18.18%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 6 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (60.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (12.12%) MySQL
7 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 3 (9.09%) VLDB
7 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (9.09%) NewSQL
7 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
8 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Advertising
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) WCF
2 6 (18.18%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Replication
2 12 (36.36%) Clustering
3 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (24.24%) High Availability
2 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) Analytics
3 6 (18.18%) Database Security
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Scrum
5 3 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Kanban
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Release Management
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
3 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) OCP
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Sony
2 3 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Sybase
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago