The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 155 158 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.066% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Senior DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3201 3038 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.12% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2053 1937 2142
Average salary £40,000 £40,699 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the Scotland region.

Senior DBA Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior DBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh 0 10 £60,000 -7.69%
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 DBA in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (90.91%) WebLogic
2 10 (90.91%) OCP
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Migration

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) OCP
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle Certification
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase