The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Database Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 108 139 139
Rank change year-on-year +31 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -25.00%  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1211 1823 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.27% 93.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1472 1534
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in Reading

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in Reading

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (50.00%) High Availability
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (40.00%) MCSE
7 4 (40.00%) MCSA
7 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (40.00%) Clustering
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (30.00%) Replication
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (30.00%) Oracle
8 3 (30.00%) OLTP
9 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (20.00%) ETL
9 2 (20.00%) MySQL
9 2 (20.00%) Linux

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (30.00%) OLTP
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ERD
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft