The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 112 110 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £52,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Oracle DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1726 1488 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 93.53% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1320 1303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,403 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Bristol

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) BPEL
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) BMC