The median annual salary for a Senior SQL DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Senior SQL Database Administrator
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 617 616
Rank change year-on-year +50 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL DBA 26 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 57
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32820 40749 42758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27626 35268 35980
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL DBA in London

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL DBA in London

Senior SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA in London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL DBA in London

Senior SQL DBA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
City of London +44 18 £59,750 -4.40%
Senior SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Senior SQL 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 London region featuring Senior SQL DBA in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (93.88%) SQL
3 44 (89.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (83.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (63.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (61.22%) T-SQL
7 28 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
9 17 (34.69%) PowerShell
10 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (30.61%) NoSQL
11 13 (26.53%) Finance
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (22.45%) .NET
13 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (20.41%) C#
15 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
15 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
17 7 (14.29%) Migration
17 7 (14.29%) Replication
18 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 6 (12.24%) High Availability
18 6 (12.24%) Database Security
18 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
19 5 (10.20%) Windows
19 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
19 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000

Senior SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (89.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (83.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (63.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (30.61%) NoSQL
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (8.16%) OLTP
11 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (6.12%) QlikView
11 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
11 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (4.08%) DTS
13 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (24.49%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Database Security
4 6 (12.24%) High Availability
5 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.20%) Statistics
6 4 (8.16%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.12%) Data Security
7 3 (6.12%) Database Optimisation
7 3 (6.12%) Database Theory
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Presales
7 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.12%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.08%) ETL
8 2 (4.08%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 30 (61.22%) T-SQL
3 17 (34.69%) PowerShell
4 10 (20.41%) C#
5 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.12%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Sentry
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
3 3 (6.12%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
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