The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 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
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 418 417
Rank change year-on-year +67 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 29 24 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 52
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,463 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,406
% change year-on-year - +3.29%  

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 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Surrey +36 12 £60,000 +14.28%
Hampshire +18 7 £55,000 +13.40% 1
Berkshire +22 5 £60,000 +4.34%
Kent - 4 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 52 (85.25%) SQL
2 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
3 31 (50.82%) Replication
4 27 (44.26%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (37.70%) High Availability
6 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (31.15%) MySQL
7 19 (31.15%) T-SQL
8 18 (29.51%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (27.87%) Linux
10 16 (26.23%) MongoDB
11 15 (24.59%) Clustering
11 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (22.95%) Oracle
13 13 (21.31%) Finance
13 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (21.31%) Database Tuning
14 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
15 11 (18.03%) MariaDB
15 11 (18.03%) Database Security
15 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
15 11 (18.03%) Degree
15 11 (18.03%) Windows
15 11 (18.03%) ETL
15 11 (18.03%) Microservices
15 11 (18.03%) Computer Science Degree
16 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (16.39%) Network Load Balancing
16 10 (16.39%) Change Control

Senior DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (31.15%) MySQL
4 16 (26.23%) MongoDB
5 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
7 11 (18.03%) MariaDB
8 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
9 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
10 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
10 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (9.84%) OLAP
12 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (6.56%) OLTP
12 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Toad
2 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) MSMQ
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.82%) Replication
2 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (24.59%) Clustering
3 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Fintech
4 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (37.70%) High Availability
3 18 (29.51%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (21.31%) Database Tuning
5 11 (18.03%) Database Security
5 11 (18.03%) ETL
5 11 (18.03%) Microservices
6 10 (16.39%) Change Control
6 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (16.39%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (11.48%) Migration
8 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
10 3 (4.92%) Statistics
11 2 (3.28%) ERD
11 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) SQL
2 19 (31.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.92%) C#
4 3 (4.92%) C++
4 3 (4.92%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.28%) Perl
5 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 2 (3.28%) Python
5 2 (3.28%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) KVM
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Data Guard
2 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.92%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.28%) Puppet
5 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) IBM
3 5 (8.20%) Percona
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
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