The median annual salary for a DBA was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Database Administrator
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 118 104
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 11 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.82% 0.48% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.51% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +27.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1291 1581 1524
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.42% 95.82% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1305 1286
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Oxfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for DBA in Oxfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 8 £45,000 - 1
Thame - 2 £47,500 -
Witney - 1 £42,500 -
DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (68.75%) Replication
4 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (56.25%) Advertising
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (50.00%) Marketing
7 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (50.00%) Clustering
7 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (50.00%) Facebook
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) Server Building
10 2 (12.50%) Analytics
10 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
10 2 (12.50%) ERD
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) UML
10 2 (12.50%) JIRA
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
8 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
8 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Advertising
2 8 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Replication
2 8 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Server Building
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) ERD
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Facebook
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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