The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 205 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £49,000 £46,250 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.94% -4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £41,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5023 4966 4799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.85% 95.04% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4205 4213 3971
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior DBA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Senior DBA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Staffordshire +11 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Coventry -3 3 £45,500 -9.00% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £41,500 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Clustering
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) Replication
4 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Netezza
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) OLTP
6 3 (27.27%) Database Security
6 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) Solaris
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) OLTP
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Database Security
3 3 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Unicenter
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Control-M
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) BladeLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Netezza
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago