The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 107 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% 1.43% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.48% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1381 1552 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.88% 96.46% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1361 1471
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Replication
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) DMZ
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DMZ
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle