The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 349 435 389
Rank change year-on-year +86 -46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 32 25 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 54
Median salary £57,500 £53,879 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.72% +13.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £71,300
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14422 18600 19935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.51% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12036 15863 16077
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in the South East

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in the South East

Senior DBA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior DBA in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior DBA in the South East

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Kent +32 13 £57,500 - 1
Hampshire +24 9 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Berkshire +35 6 £57,500 -23.33%
Surrey +39 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 39 (58.21%) Replication
2 37 (55.22%) SQL
2 37 (55.22%) High Availability
3 36 (53.73%) Oracle
4 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
4 34 (50.75%) Oracle Database
5 32 (47.76%) Finance
6 31 (46.27%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (40.30%) Data Guard
7 27 (40.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 27 (40.30%) IBM
8 25 (37.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 24 (35.82%) Tivoli
9 24 (35.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 24 (35.82%) Toad
9 24 (35.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
11 22 (32.84%) RDBMS
12 19 (28.36%) Shell Script
12 19 (28.36%) Unix
12 19 (28.36%) Windows
13 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
14 15 (22.39%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (19.40%) MySQL
16 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
17 11 (16.42%) Clustering
18 10 (14.93%) Linux
18 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) Oracle Database
1 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.33%) Relational Database
3 22 (32.84%) RDBMS
4 13 (19.40%) MySQL
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (16.42%) MongoDB
7 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
8 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (10.45%) OLTP
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (7.46%) MariaDB
12 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Toad
2 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
1 3 (4.48%) MSMQ
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (58.21%) Replication
2 11 (16.42%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Fintech
4 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Unix
1 19 (28.36%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) High Availability
2 31 (46.27%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (22.39%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) ETL
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (11.94%) Security Patching
6 8 (11.94%) Ticket Management
7 6 (8.96%) Database Tuning
8 5 (7.46%) Microservices
9 3 (4.48%) Change Control
9 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
9 3 (4.48%) Database Security
9 3 (4.48%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.99%) Data Analytics
10 2 (2.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) Shell Script
3 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
4 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.46%) C#
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) MCSA
2 4 (5.97%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (40.30%) Data Guard
1 27 (40.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (37.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (35.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 24 (35.82%) Tivoli
3 24 (35.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Oracle
2 27 (40.30%) IBM
3 6 (8.96%) Percona
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
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