Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a DBA was £40,494 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 94 124
Rank change year-on-year -19 +30 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 7 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.46% 1.00% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.02% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 8
Oxford median annual salary £40,494 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +1.22% +17.14%
10th Percentile £34,102 £36,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £44,516 £55,000 £45,200
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,494 £41,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.43% +27.69% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1,491 1,279 1,531
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 98.23% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,335 1,091 1,244
Oxford median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DBA in Oxford

DBA Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 6 (85.71%) Replication
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (57.14%) Castor
2 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Facebook
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing

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 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Facebook