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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 66 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.30% - 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
595 727 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.75% 96.29% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 557 599 773
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

DBA Salary Histogram in Oxford

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
5 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
5 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
5 7 (41.18%) Database Tuning
5 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 7 (41.18%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Middleware
5 7 (41.18%) Service Management
5 7 (41.18%) Data Security
5 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
5 7 (41.18%) Publishing
5 7 (41.18%) SLA
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
5 7 (41.18%) ETL
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Replication
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
4 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
3 2 (11.76%) FreeBSD
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
2 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
2 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
2 7 (41.18%) Data Security
2 7 (41.18%) Database Tuning
2 7 (41.18%) ETL
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
2 7 (41.18%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
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