AED 177,965
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A Senior Database Administrator (DBA) with UNIX skills earns an average salary of AED 180,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AED 105,701 - AED 370,951
AED 110K
AED 180K
AED 370K
MEDIAN: AED 177,965
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 410K
Salary AED 105,701 - AED 370,951
Bonus AED 25,000
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AED 125,275 - AED 410,309
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 181,379

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Senior Database Administrator (DBA)

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
50%

Experience Affects Senior Database Administrator (DBA) Salaries

▲30%

National Average
AED 181,000

▼1%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 9%