The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Database Administrator
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 120
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1374 928 1658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.28% 96.37% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 812 1322
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Cheshire

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Cheshire

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Security
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

Senior DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (12.50%) DocumentDB
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
3 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau