The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Database Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Database Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Engineer
Rank 884 896 886
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 13 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.008% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Average salary £44,740 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £57,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,740 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.43% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer within the UK.

Senior Database Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Database Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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
(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 - 10 £47,500 - 1
Scotland - 10 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 3 £41,980 -
Cardiff - 3 £41,980 -
South Wales - 3 £41,980 -

Senior Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Database Engineer 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 Database Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) UNIX
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
5 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) CISSP
7 8 (36.36%) McAfee
7 8 (36.36%) CISMP
7 8 (36.36%) Database Security
7 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (31.82%) Computer Security
8 7 (31.82%) DB2
9 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 6 (27.27%) MCP
9 6 (27.27%) Information Security
9 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) Clustering
9 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) Banking
10 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
11 4 (18.18%) Retail
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Database Engineer 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 Database Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 7 (31.82%) DB2
5 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.55%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.55%) MS Access
7 1 (4.55%) DTS
General
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Database Security
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (31.82%) Computer Security
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CISSP
1 8 (36.36%) CISMP
2 6 (27.27%) MCP
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) McAfee
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