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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 238 231 212
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 9 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.086% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.091% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £35,659
10% offered a salary of more than £47,104 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
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
5921 5524 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.07% 95.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4671 4662
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
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 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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Gloucestershire -14 3 £41,500 +3.75%
Wiltshire - 3 £46,380 -
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (71.43%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
6 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
7 7 (33.33%) Migration
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (23.81%) SLA
9 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (23.81%) Statistics
9 5 (23.81%) Database Security
9 5 (23.81%) Database Tuning
10 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Statistics
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) GIS
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Database Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Database Security
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (19.05%) ERP
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 3 (14.29%) E-business
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C-shell
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft