The median annual salary for a Senior DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 242 220
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DBA 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.016% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.017% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Median salary £45,000 £51,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £44,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £51,000 £55,000
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 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 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 23 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
Coventry - 3 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £45,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £50,000 -
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle
5 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) SQL
6 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
7 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
11 3 (18.75%) High Availability
11 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
11 3 (18.75%) Migration
12 2 (12.50%) SLA
12 2 (12.50%) Windows
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (12.50%) SCOM
12 2 (12.50%) Clustering
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (12.50%) Windows Server

Senior DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) DNA
5 1 (6.25%) ERD
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Information Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
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