The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
UK
Rank 831 891 882
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server DBA 27 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.029% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.031% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 70
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

Senior SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend

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

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Server DBA
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 27 £50,000 -13.04% 3
London +56 10 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South East +71 6 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -11 6 £50,000 - 1
East of England +20 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Reading - 4 £55,000 -
Cheshire +12 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Suffolk - 3 £55,000 -
Kent - 2 £65,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £50,000 -
Essex +17 1 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Hull - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Crewe - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Senior SQL Server DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (93.41%) SQL
3 72 (79.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (74.73%) T-SQL
5 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 50 (54.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 43 (47.25%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (47.25%) Performance Tuning
8 37 (40.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 36 (39.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 35 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (36.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (35.16%) MS Excel
12 32 (35.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (34.07%) High Availability
14 26 (28.57%) Replication
15 23 (25.27%) ETL
15 23 (25.27%) Capacity Planning
16 21 (23.08%) Degree
17 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (21.98%) Clustering
17 20 (21.98%) .NET
18 19 (20.88%) VB.NET
18 19 (20.88%) C#
18 19 (20.88%) .NET Framework
18 19 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (19.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 18 (19.78%) PowerShell
20 16 (17.58%) Disaster Recovery
20 16 (17.58%) Finance

Senior SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.30%) Confluence
2 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (35.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) NAS
1 1 (1.10%) SAN
1 1 (1.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (79.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (54.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (40.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (39.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 35 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (35.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (19.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (13.19%) MySQL
9 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (12.09%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (9.89%) MongoDB
12 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (7.69%) OLAP
13 7 (7.69%) OLTP
14 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
15 3 (3.30%) Power BI
15 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) JIRA
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Legal
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.98%) .NET
2 19 (20.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.10%) COM
3 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.57%) Replication
2 20 (21.98%) Clustering
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.25%) Business Intelligence
1 43 (47.25%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (34.07%) High Availability
3 23 (25.27%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (25.27%) ETL
4 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (12.09%) Database Security
7 10 (10.99%) Migration
8 8 (8.79%) Database Optimisation
9 5 (5.49%) ITIL
10 4 (4.40%) Analytics
10 4 (4.40%) Data Analytics
10 4 (4.40%) Fund Management
11 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.30%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.30%) Database Tuning
11 3 (3.30%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 85 (93.41%) SQL
2 68 (74.73%) T-SQL
3 19 (20.88%) C#
3 19 (20.88%) VB.NET
4 18 (19.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (23.08%) Degree
3 6 (6.59%) MCSA
4 5 (5.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.10%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 56 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) RedGate
2 8 (8.79%) VMware
3 4 (4.40%) Tableau
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) BT
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £550000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago