The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 437 402 436
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 8 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% 0.10% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.11% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 1
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.60%
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 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
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the South East

Senior SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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 - 8 £60,000 -
Senior SQL Server DBA
England

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Replication
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (72.73%) Data Guard
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (36.36%) SQLPlus
6 4 (36.36%) BCP
6 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (18.18%) MCTS
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) MCSE
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (36.36%) SQLPlus
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) OLTP
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) OLAP
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) BCP
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCTS
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Data Guard
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft