The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Database Administrator
South East / Berkshire
Rank 180 215 232
Rank change year-on-year +35 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.11% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Median salary £57,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3207 4678 5136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 94.62% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3815 3811
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Senior DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Berkshire

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Berkshire

Senior DBA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Reading +35 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 -
Senior DBA
South East

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (56.25%) Oracle
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (43.75%) ETL
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (31.25%) High Availability
9 5 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (31.25%) Finance
9 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
9 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
9 5 (31.25%) C#
10 4 (25.00%) Linux
10 4 (25.00%) MCSE
10 4 (25.00%) MCSA
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (25.00%) Clustering

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
9 3 (18.75%) OLTP
10 2 (12.50%) MySQL
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) MSMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Fintech
2 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (43.75%) ETL
5 5 (31.25%) High Availability
6 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) ERD
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) UML
8 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSA
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat