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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 244 277 278
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 17 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 37
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £68,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
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
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) Oracle
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 33 (60.00%) SQL
3 31 (56.36%) Finance
4 30 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 29 (52.73%) Linux
5 29 (52.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 22 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 20 (36.36%) Data Guard
8 19 (34.55%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (32.73%) Shell Script
9 18 (32.73%) Windows
9 18 (32.73%) Oracle Exadata
10 16 (29.09%) Sybase
10 16 (29.09%) PL/SQL
11 15 (27.27%) Perl
12 13 (23.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (23.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
14 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (20.00%) Clustering
14 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (16.36%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (14.55%) Replication
16 8 (14.55%) Banking
16 8 (14.55%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (12.73%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SAN
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
2 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 30 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 29 (52.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 18 (32.73%) Oracle Exadata
6 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (16.36%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (14.55%) MySQL
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (9.09%) Essbase
10 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
10 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
11 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (7.27%) Sybase ASE
12 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) JPA
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) OC4J
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Clustering
2 8 (14.55%) Replication
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Linux
2 18 (32.73%) Windows
3 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Unix
6 3 (5.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.91%) Database Tuning
3 6 (10.91%) High Availability
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.27%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Database Security
7 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.82%) Change Control
8 1 (1.82%) Fund Management
8 1 (1.82%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (32.73%) Shell Script
3 16 (29.09%) PL/SQL
4 15 (27.27%) Perl
5 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.45%) Korn
7 2 (3.64%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 22 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (36.36%) Data Guard
3 13 (23.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) Sybase
3 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.91%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (7.27%) SAP
7 3 (5.45%) WorldPay
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) VMware
9 1 (1.82%) EXASOL