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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 117 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.056% 0.068% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.070% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Average salary - £33,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
Oracle DBA
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1687 1425 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.26% 96.54% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1146 1499
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Cambridge

Oracle DBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle