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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 598 637 585
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 35 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.033% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.035% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 15
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,683 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +10.11%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £77,500
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 3 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 3 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 +47 15 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Docklands, London +8 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 3 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 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (95.45%) SQL
3 27 (61.36%) Finance
4 25 (56.82%) Clustering
5 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
6 20 (45.45%) Replication
6 20 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
8 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 10 (22.73%) High Availability
12 10 (22.73%) Database Security
12 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
13 8 (18.18%) Windows
13 8 (18.18%) Oracle
13 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
14 7 (15.91%) Hedge funds
14 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
15 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (11.36%) Law
15 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
16 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
16 4 (9.09%) DevOps
16 4 (9.09%) Database Mirroring

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (34.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
8 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
10 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
12 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (2.27%) MySQL
13 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) Clustering
2 20 (45.45%) Replication
3 7 (15.91%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Life Science
6 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) High Availability
1 10 (22.73%) Database Security
1 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.09%) DevOps
3 4 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (6.82%) Scrum
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.55%) Change Control
5 2 (4.55%) Kanban
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) ETL
5 2 (4.55%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (2.27%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.27%) ETL Development
6 1 (2.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) VBScript
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) OCP
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Wall Street Systems
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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