The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 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 Database Administrator
Rank 380 418 403
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 63 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 29
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
Senior 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 the South East

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior DBA Salary Trend in the South East

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the South East 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
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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
Hampshire +10 25 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Berkshire +7 15 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey +9 12 £53,750 +3.36%
West Sussex - 8 £39,000 - 1
Kent -3 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £55,000 +12.24%
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 91 (75.21%) SQL
2 81 (66.94%) SQL Server
3 64 (52.89%) Performance Tuning
4 58 (47.93%) Microsoft
5 53 (43.80%) T-SQL
6 48 (39.67%) Oracle
7 46 (38.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (38.02%) Capacity Planning
8 40 (33.06%) Oracle Database
8 40 (33.06%) MS Excel
9 39 (32.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 38 (31.40%) Windows
11 36 (29.75%) Clustering
12 35 (28.93%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (21.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (20.66%) Oracle RAC
15 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (17.36%) Oracle Database 11g
16 21 (17.36%) UNIX
17 20 (16.53%) Linux
17 20 (16.53%) WebLogic
17 20 (16.53%) Data Protection
18 19 (15.70%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (15.70%) Mentoring
18 19 (15.70%) Finance
19 18 (14.88%) PL/SQL
19 18 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
20 17 (14.05%) ITIL
20 17 (14.05%) Oracle EBS

Senior DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (16.53%) WebLogic
2 14 (11.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (9.92%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (7.44%) Apache
6 7 (5.79%) IIS
7 6 (4.96%) JBoss
7 6 (4.96%) GlassFish
7 6 (4.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (33.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (14.05%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.57%) SaaS
2 12 (9.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) Firewall
2 2 (1.65%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) FTP
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (66.94%) SQL Server
2 46 (38.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (33.06%) Oracle Database
4 39 (32.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (21.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (17.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (15.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (12.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (10.74%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (9.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (9.92%) Relational Database
12 8 (6.61%) OLTP
13 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
13 6 (4.96%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (4.13%) SQLPlus
15 4 (3.31%) MySQL
16 3 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 19 (15.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) Middleware
1 15 (12.40%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 9 (7.44%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.65%) .NET
5 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.75%) Clustering
2 24 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (14.05%) Replication
4 12 (9.92%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.92%) Public Cloud
5 10 (8.26%) Data Centre
6 9 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.96%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (4.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (4.96%) Oracle Exalogic
8 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.40%) Windows
2 21 (17.36%) UNIX
3 20 (16.53%) Linux
4 7 (5.79%) Solaris
5 6 (4.96%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (2.48%) AIX
7 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.89%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (38.02%) Capacity Planning
3 35 (28.93%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.53%) Data Protection
6 19 (15.70%) Mentoring
7 17 (14.05%) ITIL
8 13 (10.74%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (9.92%) Open Source
9 12 (9.92%) Migration
10 11 (9.09%) Data Migration
10 11 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
11 9 (7.44%) Server Building
11 9 (7.44%) Analytics
11 9 (7.44%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (7.44%) SOA
12 8 (6.61%) ETL
12 8 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
13 7 (5.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (75.21%) SQL
2 53 (43.80%) T-SQL
3 18 (14.88%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.79%) Java
5 6 (4.96%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.13%) Perl
7 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.48%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) OCP
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
1 3 (2.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 25 (20.66%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (11.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (9.92%) Data Guard
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 58 (47.93%) Microsoft
2 48 (39.67%) Oracle
3 9 (7.44%) Cognos
3 9 (7.44%) IBM
4 7 (5.79%) Veritas
5 4 (3.31%) VMware
6 3 (2.48%) Siebel
7 2 (1.65%) Sybase
7 2 (1.65%) Sun
7 2 (1.65%) HP
8 1 (0.83%) EMC
8 1 (0.83%) CommVault
8 1 (0.83%) NetApp
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) Red Gate
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