The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 70 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.09% 2.02% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.08% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 24
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,400 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
DBA
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
691 912 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.40% 97.12% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 618 809 715
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

DBA
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Oxford region.

DBA Salary Trend in Oxford

DBA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Oxford

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
5 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
6 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
7 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (33.33%) Replication
9 4 (22.22%) Migration
9 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
9 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
9 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (11.11%) MDX
11 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (11.11%) OLAP
12 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
12 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (5.56%) .NET
12 1 (5.56%) MySQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.11%) OLAP
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (5.56%) MS Access
7 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Database Security
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management
4 1 (5.56%) Document Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sage
2 1 (5.56%) Primavera
2 1 (5.56%) Open Text
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + per annum
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