The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 109 105 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 10 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.58% 1.04% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.09% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,100 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +5.12%
Oracle DBA
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1612 1745 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.99% 95.72% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1275 1437
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -11 6 £52,500 +23.52%
Warrington +13 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Chester +9 1 £47,500 +14.45%
Oracle DBA
North West

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (72.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (68.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (55.17%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 11 (37.93%) Data Guard
7 11 (37.93%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
10 8 (27.59%) Foglight
10 8 (27.59%) ITIL
10 8 (27.59%) Database Tuning
10 8 (27.59%) Imperva
10 8 (27.59%) Capacity Management
10 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle Exadata
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) Hyperion
11 7 (24.14%) Essbase
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
13 5 (17.24%) UNIX
14 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
14 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle 9iAS
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (72.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (68.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (24.14%) Essbase
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Capacity Management
3 8 (27.59%) Database Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Database Security
5 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (37.93%) Data Guard
3 8 (27.59%) Foglight
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Imperva
3 7 (24.14%) Hyperion
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata