The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 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
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 241 294
Rank change year-on-year +14 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 8 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 25
City of London median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% -4.34%  
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4883 6102 9813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.24% 96.09% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17480 22846 34708
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

Senior DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in the City of London

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in the City of London

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DBA in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior DBA in the City of London

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (88.00%) SQL
4 21 (84.00%) T-SQL
4 21 (84.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (76.00%) PowerShell
5 19 (76.00%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (60.00%) NoSQL
7 10 (40.00%) Migration
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Sun
9 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Sentry
10 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
10 3 (12.00%) High Availability
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (12.00%) Data Security
11 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure

Senior DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (84.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) DTS
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Data Security
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (4.00%) Database Security
4 1 (4.00%) ETL
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 21 (84.00%) T-SQL
3 19 (76.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (16.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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