The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 116 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 7 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 1.37% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.46% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1918 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.70% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1696 1382
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Oracle DBA
West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (86.67%) Oracle Database
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (76.67%) SQL
5 20 (66.67%) PL/SQL
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (36.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (20.00%) UNIX
11 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
11 6 (20.00%) Linux
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (16.67%) Clustering
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
13 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (13.33%) ITIL
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
14 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
14 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Oracle 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 Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) Oracle Database
2 24 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (6.67%) QlikView
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ProC
General
1 11 (36.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) UNIX
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) ETL
3 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) OCP
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) webMethods