The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 - 216
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% - 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
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 West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4568 5904 4865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.86% 96.34% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3763 4801 4148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DBA in the West Midlands

Senior DBA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior DBA in the West Midlands

Senior DBA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Coventry - 7 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £44,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (74.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (74.19%) Oracle
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
5 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
5 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
6 16 (51.61%) PowerShell
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
8 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
9 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
11 7 (22.58%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (19.35%) AIX
12 6 (19.35%) ETL
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
12 6 (19.35%) OCP
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Clusterware
12 6 (19.35%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (74.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
5 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
5 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
7 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
8 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
9 5 (16.13%) OLAP
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) AIX
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (19.35%) ETL
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) ERD
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PowerShell
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) OCP
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Clusterware
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (19.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
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