The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 226 195 216
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 12 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.31% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.33% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 3
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.84%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior DBA Salary Trend in the South West

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bristol -1 8 £44,135 -13.88%
Wiltshire +2 3 £41,000 -11.35%
Devon - 1 - - 1
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (78.95%) SQL
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Clustering
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Solaris
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) Agresso
7 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (21.05%) SAP
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.79%) Release Management
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
8 3 (15.79%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (31.58%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (10.53%) DTS
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Navigator
8 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Database Security
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) C
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
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