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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 89 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 26 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.79% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 6
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +18.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (95.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 40 (95.24%) Oracle Database
3 37 (88.10%) Oracle Database 10g
4 35 (83.33%) SQL
5 28 (66.67%) PL/SQL
6 18 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (40.48%) Clustering
7 17 (40.48%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (35.71%) Relational Database
8 15 (35.71%) RDBMS
9 13 (30.95%) UNIX
10 11 (26.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (26.19%) Database Tuning
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) ITIL
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 9 (21.43%) Shell Script
12 9 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle Retail
13 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (19.05%) Retail
13 8 (19.05%) Internet
13 8 (19.05%) ProC
13 8 (19.05%) C

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (19.05%) Oracle Application Server
1 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (95.24%) Oracle Database 11g
1 40 (95.24%) Oracle Database
2 37 (88.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 15 (35.71%) RDBMS
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.76%) QlikView
11 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) ProC
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (26.19%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) UNIX
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) Solaris
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (26.19%) Database Tuning
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) ETL
7 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Workflow
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) ERP
9 1 (2.38%) WFM
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) SQL
2 28 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 9 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 8 (19.05%) C
4 8 (19.05%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (11.90%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Sybase
3 3 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat