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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Database Engineer
Rank 891 869 877
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Database Engineer 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.004% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 6 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 29 August 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
(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
England -30 8 £60,000 -
London +3 6 £60,000 -
South Croydon - 2 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
South East - 2 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £60,000 -

Senior Database Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Replication
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Sybase
6 4 (30.77%) CommVault
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) ESRI
6 4 (30.77%) ArcGIS
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Senior Database Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) ArcGIS
1 4 (30.77%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) DTS
6 2 (15.38%) OLTP
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) OLAP
7 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
1 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Database Security
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
1 4 (30.77%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) CommVault
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) ESRI
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Red Gate
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy