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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 638 628 665
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 15 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.079% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.082% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 20
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
38586 41434 47556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.73% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33498 34951 39758
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
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 31 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 31 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 +50 8 £56,250 -8.16%
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (70.59%) SQL
3 30 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (49.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (45.10%) High Availability
7 22 (43.14%) Clustering
8 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (39.22%) Replication
10 17 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (29.41%) Migration
12 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (25.49%) Finance
13 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
14 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
15 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
16 10 (19.61%) Law
16 10 (19.61%) Data Migration
16 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (19.61%) Business Continuity
16 10 (19.61%) Process Improvement
17 9 (17.65%) Degree
17 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
18 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
18 8 (15.69%) Database Security
19 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2016
19 7 (13.73%) Change Control
19 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (49.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (5.88%) Big Data
10 3 (5.88%) MySQL
11 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.96%) OLTP
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.96%) Power BI
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Law
3 6 (11.76%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) French Language
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Clustering
2 20 (39.22%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.96%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) High Availability
2 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (29.41%) Migration
4 10 (19.61%) Business Continuity
4 10 (19.61%) Data Migration
4 10 (19.61%) Process Improvement
5 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.69%) Database Security
6 7 (13.73%) Change Control
6 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
6 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Data Security
7 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 3 (5.88%) ETL
7 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.96%) VMware