A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) in Abu Dhabi earns an average salary of AED 222,456 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AED 85,149 - AED 362,414
AED 85K
AED 220K
AED 360K
MEDIAN: AED 222,456
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 362K
Salary AED 85,149 - AED 362,414
Bonus AED 20,000
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AED 85,149 - AED 362,414
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Senior database administrators work as team leaders with computer engineering teams in order to create database architecture to accomplish the necessary goals of specialized computer software. Senior database administrators have very clear educational goals: they need a bachelor's degree in computer science or in similar fields. They will also need certification for database administration from an accredited board, such as Oracle. It is possible to forgo acquiring a bachelor's degree, but senior database administrators will require several years of work in similar areas as well as extensive self-education on database administration.

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Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Tasks

  • Design, architect, and build databases from determining business requirements.
  • Write and troubleshoot complex stored procedures.
  • Develop innovation, strategies, processes, and best practices.
  • Manage and mentor small team of DBAs.
  • Work closely with programming staff on database design changes to meet business requirements.

Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

National Average
AED 224,000

▼1%

▼2%

Skills That Affect Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

National Average
AED 224,000

▼2%

SQL
▼10%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 14%