The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 65 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 9 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.14% 1.02% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.05% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 949 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.33% 96.44% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 698 824 601
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
SQL Server DBA
Oxfordshire

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server DBA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

SQL Server DBA Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server DBA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) C#
10 1 (6.25%) Java
10 1 (6.25%) PHP
10 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (6.25%) MySQL
10 1 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (6.25%) DTS
10 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (6.25%) IIS
10 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
10 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
10 1 (6.25%) HNC
10 1 (6.25%) HND
10 1 (6.25%) Windows
10 1 (6.25%) Linux
10 1 (6.25%) Replication
10 1 (6.25%) Data Management

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Database Security
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HNC
2 1 (6.25%) HND
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle