The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 116 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 14 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% 1.17% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.24% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,600 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
Oracle DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database
3 18 (72.00%) PL/SQL
3 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (68.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (52.00%) UNIX
7 11 (44.00%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
11 7 (28.00%) Linux
11 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (24.00%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (24.00%) OCP
12 6 (24.00%) Clustering
12 6 (24.00%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (24.00%) ETL
12 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
12 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (24.00%) Oracle Discoverer

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (20.00%) Essbase
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (8.00%) SQLPlus
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) UNIX
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (12.00%) VMS
5 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) E-business
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) PL/SQL
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) OCP
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) OCA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft