The median annual salary for a SQL Server DBA was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 74 75 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.68% +3.52%  

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 688 623 672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.29% 97.34% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 600 556 545
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server DBA 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 in Oxford.

Salary trend for SQL Server DBA in Oxford

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, SQL Server 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 SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL