The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 71 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.96% 2.63% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.68% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
SQL 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
702 746 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.03% 98.03% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 575 620 816
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) C#

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle