The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 73 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.42% 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
SQL Server 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
669 888 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.96% 96.73% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 587 785 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

SQL Server DBA Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server DBA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
4 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Database Security
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Replication
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) DB2
6 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) PHP

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Database Security
1 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle