The median annual salary for a DBA was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Database Administrator
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.43% 1.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 678 598 730
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 97.98% 97.24% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 595 562 606
Median salary £40,000 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.36% +22.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Oxford

DBA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for DBA in Oxford

DBA
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Oxford over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for DBA in Oxford

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) ERD
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) QlikView
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Clustering
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) ERD
2 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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