The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 64 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.60% 1.88% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.94% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 930 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.00% 96.98% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 661 806 619
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
SQL DBA
Oxfordshire

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) T-SQL
3 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (30.00%) Migration
8 6 (30.00%) Replication
9 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (10.00%) Degree
12 2 (10.00%) MDX
12 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (10.00%) OLAP
12 2 (10.00%) C#
12 2 (10.00%) .NET
13 1 (5.00%) MySQL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited SQL 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 SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.00%) OLAP
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.00%) DB2
8 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) MDX
2 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Database Security
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) HNC
2 1 (5.00%) HND
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle