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 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 241 250 243
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 68 85 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.74% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 85
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £43,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 129 (99.23%) Oracle Database
3 106 (81.54%) Oracle RAC
4 90 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 84 (64.62%) Data Guard
6 80 (61.54%) Linux
7 70 (53.85%) UNIX
8 54 (41.54%) SQL Server
8 54 (41.54%) SQL
9 45 (34.62%) Finance
10 43 (33.08%) Performance Tuning
11 39 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 38 (29.23%) Oracle EBS
12 38 (29.23%) Oracle Applications
12 38 (29.23%) Oracle RMAN
13 37 (28.46%) Oracle Exadata
14 36 (27.69%) Oracle Database 12c
14 36 (27.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 35 (26.92%) Banking
15 35 (26.92%) WebLogic
16 33 (25.38%) SOA
17 32 (24.62%) Oracle Exalogic
18 29 (22.31%) Oracle Database 10g
19 27 (20.77%) PL/SQL
20 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
20 24 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
21 23 (17.69%) ITIL
21 23 (17.69%) SQL Server 2005
22 22 (16.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 21 (16.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (26.92%) WebLogic
2 22 (16.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
4 12 (9.23%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 39 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 38 (29.23%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (29.23%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (8.46%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.54%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 4 (3.08%) LAN
2 4 (3.08%) WAN
2 4 (3.08%) SAN
3 2 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (99.23%) Oracle Database
2 90 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 54 (41.54%) SQL Server
4 37 (28.46%) Oracle Exadata
5 36 (27.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 36 (27.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 29 (22.31%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (17.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (14.62%) RDBMS
9 19 (14.62%) Relational Database
10 9 (6.92%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.85%) DB2
14 2 (1.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (34.62%) Finance
2 35 (26.92%) Banking
3 9 (6.92%) Retail
4 4 (3.08%) International Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.00%) Middleware
2 11 (8.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (6.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (3.85%) JDBC
5 1 (0.77%) CGI
5 1 (0.77%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.77%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.62%) Oracle Exalogic
2 18 (13.85%) Replication
3 14 (10.77%) Clustering
4 12 (9.23%) Kindle
5 5 (3.85%) CMDB
5 5 (3.85%) HACMP
5 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.85%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.08%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.54%) Statistics
8 1 (0.77%) Derivative
8 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 80 (61.54%) Linux
2 70 (53.85%) UNIX
3 21 (16.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.38%) Windows
5 6 (4.62%) AIX
6 2 (1.54%) Solaris
6 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.08%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (25.38%) SOA
3 23 (17.69%) ITIL
4 19 (14.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (12.31%) Database Security
6 14 (10.77%) Migration
6 14 (10.77%) High Availability
7 13 (10.00%) ERP
8 8 (6.15%) Change Management
8 8 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.38%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (4.62%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (3.85%) DevOps
11 5 (3.85%) Coaching
11 5 (3.85%) OO
12 4 (3.08%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.08%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.08%) Database Tuning
12 4 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.54%) SQL
2 27 (20.77%) PL/SQL
3 13 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 12 (9.23%) C
5 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.85%) Python
6 5 (3.85%) Java
6 5 (3.85%) Korn
7 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle Certification
3 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (10.00%) OCP
5 12 (9.23%) IBM Certification
5 12 (9.23%) MCITP
6 5 (3.85%) Degree
7 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.31%) HND
9 1 (0.77%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.23%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.62%) QA
3 4 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.54%) SLA
5 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 106 (81.54%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (14.62%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 84 (64.62%) Data Guard
2 38 (29.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (6.92%) Oracle Flashback
3 9 (6.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.31%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 130 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (16.15%) IBM
2 21 (16.15%) Red Hat
3 20 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.69%) HP
5 5 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 3 (2.31%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.54%) Remedy
8 1 (0.77%) Serena
8 1 (0.77%) Brocade
8 1 (0.77%) EMC
8 1 (0.77%) CommVault
8 1 (0.77%) Informatica
8 1 (0.77%) Tableau
8 1 (0.77%) WorldPay
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