The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.10% - 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £42,000 - £50,000
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 915 956 1228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.81% 95.41% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 769 779 971
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Essex

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Essex

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Database Theory
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Database Theory
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau