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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 116 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.33% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.35% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 9
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £39,745 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1649 1728 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1373 1326
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crewe - 2 £41,000 -
Warrington +7 1 £42,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £55,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £60,000 -
Runcorn - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
North West

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (33.33%) Data Guard
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (26.67%) Middleware
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle 9iAS
9 3 (20.00%) UNIX
9 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (46.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle 9iAS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MOS
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.67%) Foglight
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Imperva
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas