The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 212 278 234
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 81 74 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 0.58% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.63% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 68 68 78
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Oracle DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9167 11728 10789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.43% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7862 9928 9271
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Oracle
2 126 (99.21%) Oracle Database
3 100 (78.74%) Oracle RAC
4 80 (62.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 74 (58.27%) Linux
6 73 (57.48%) Data Guard
7 64 (50.39%) SQL
8 60 (47.24%) UNIX
9 59 (46.46%) SQL Server
10 45 (35.43%) Finance
11 43 (33.86%) Banking
12 41 (32.28%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (29.13%) Oracle Database 10g
14 34 (26.77%) Oracle RMAN
15 32 (25.20%) Oracle Applications
15 32 (25.20%) Oracle EBS
15 32 (25.20%) Oracle Database 12c
15 32 (25.20%) Oracle EBS R12
16 30 (23.62%) PL/SQL
17 28 (22.05%) ITIL
18 27 (21.26%) Oracle BI EE
19 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
19 26 (20.47%) WebLogic
19 26 (20.47%) IBM
20 25 (19.69%) Microsoft
20 25 (19.69%) Replication
21 24 (18.90%) Oracle Exadata
22 23 (18.11%) Oracle Exalogic
22 23 (18.11%) SOA
23 22 (17.32%) Shell Script

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 26 (20.47%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.81%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Oracle Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Oracle EBS
1 32 (25.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (3.94%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) SAN
1 5 (3.94%) Internet
2 4 (3.15%) LAN
2 4 (3.15%) WAN
3 2 (1.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (99.21%) Oracle Database
2 80 (62.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 59 (46.46%) SQL Server
4 37 (29.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 32 (25.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 27 (21.26%) Oracle BI EE
7 26 (20.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (18.90%) Oracle Exadata
9 22 (17.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (10.24%) Relational Database
11 12 (9.45%) RDBMS
12 11 (8.66%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (3.94%) DB2
17 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 2 (1.57%) MySQL
17 2 (1.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 43 (33.86%) Banking
3 9 (7.09%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.15%) International Banking
6 3 (2.36%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.24%) Middleware
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (2.36%) JDBC
5 2 (1.57%) CGI
6 1 (0.79%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.69%) Replication
2 23 (18.11%) Oracle Exalogic
3 17 (13.39%) Kindle
4 13 (10.24%) Clustering
5 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.94%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.94%) HACMP
5 5 (3.94%) CMDB
6 4 (3.15%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.15%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.36%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.57%) Statistics
8 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (58.27%) Linux
2 60 (47.24%) UNIX
3 19 (14.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.51%) Windows
4 7 (5.51%) AIX
5 2 (1.57%) Solaris
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.28%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (22.05%) ITIL
3 23 (18.11%) SOA
4 21 (16.54%) Database Security
5 16 (12.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (11.02%) High Availability
7 12 (9.45%) Migration
7 12 (9.45%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (8.66%) ERP
9 9 (7.09%) Data Management
10 8 (6.30%) Database Mirroring
10 8 (6.30%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.51%) Database Tuning
11 7 (5.51%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.72%) Change Management
12 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (3.94%) Performance Management
13 5 (3.94%) DevOps
13 5 (3.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.39%) SQL
2 30 (23.62%) PL/SQL
3 22 (17.32%) Shell Script
4 17 (13.39%) C
5 8 (6.30%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.94%) Python
6 5 (3.94%) Korn
7 3 (2.36%) Java
7 3 (2.36%) Perl
8 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Oracle Certification
2 19 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (14.17%) OCP
4 17 (13.39%) IBM Certification
4 17 (13.39%) MCITP
5 16 (12.60%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.15%) Degree
6 4 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.57%) HND
8 1 (0.79%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.39%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.72%) QA
3 4 (3.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (78.74%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (11.81%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (3.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 73 (57.48%) Data Guard
2 34 (26.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (7.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (7.09%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (20.47%) IBM
3 25 (19.69%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.96%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.66%) HP
6 7 (5.51%) Hyperion
7 6 (4.72%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.57%) Brocade
9 1 (0.79%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.79%) Tableau
9 1 (0.79%) EMC
9 1 (0.79%) Informatica
9 1 (0.79%) Remedy
9 1 (0.79%) Sybase
9 1 (0.79%) VMware
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago