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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 247 275 237
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 61 63 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.50% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.54% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 81
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 £44,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
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
9653 11564 11211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 92.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8207 9765 9779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,500 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 97 (100.00%) Oracle
2 96 (98.97%) Oracle Database
3 72 (74.23%) Oracle RAC
4 56 (57.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 55 (56.70%) Data Guard
6 54 (55.67%) SQL
7 50 (51.55%) Linux
8 48 (49.48%) SQL Server
9 45 (46.39%) UNIX
10 33 (34.02%) Finance
11 32 (32.99%) Banking
11 32 (32.99%) Oracle Database 10g
12 27 (27.84%) PL/SQL
12 27 (27.84%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (24.74%) Oracle RMAN
14 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (20.62%) Oracle Applications
15 20 (20.62%) Oracle EBS
15 20 (20.62%) Shell Script
15 20 (20.62%) Oracle EBS R12
16 19 (19.59%) IBM
16 19 (19.59%) ITIL
17 18 (18.56%) Oracle Database 12c
18 17 (17.53%) Replication
18 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2005
19 16 (16.49%) Oracle BI EE
19 16 (16.49%) WebLogic
20 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
20 15 (15.46%) Database Security
21 14 (14.43%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (16.49%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle Coherence
3 8 (8.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.15%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Internet
1 4 (4.12%) LAN
1 4 (4.12%) WAN
2 3 (3.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (98.97%) Oracle Database
2 56 (57.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 48 (49.48%) SQL Server
4 32 (32.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 21 (21.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (18.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (16.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (13.40%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (10.31%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
13 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
13 5 (5.15%) DB2
14 4 (4.12%) MySQL
14 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (2.06%) SQLPlus
16 1 (1.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 1 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 32 (32.99%) Banking
3 9 (9.28%) Retail
4 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.12%) International Banking
5 4 (4.12%) Private Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) Middleware
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.06%) CGI
4 2 (2.06%) JDBC
5 1 (1.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Replication
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle Exalogic
2 12 (12.37%) Kindle
3 6 (6.19%) Clustering
4 5 (5.15%) CMDB
4 5 (5.15%) HACMP
4 5 (5.15%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.03%) GIS
8 1 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (51.55%) Linux
2 45 (46.39%) UNIX
3 14 (14.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (9.28%) Windows
5 7 (7.22%) AIX
6 2 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (19.59%) ITIL
3 15 (15.46%) Database Security
4 12 (12.37%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (12.37%) SOA
5 10 (10.31%) High Availability
6 9 (9.28%) Data Management
7 8 (8.25%) Migration
8 7 (7.22%) Database Mirroring
9 6 (6.19%) Database Tuning
9 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.15%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.15%) ERP
10 5 (5.15%) OO
10 5 (5.15%) DevOps
10 5 (5.15%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (5.15%) Coaching
11 4 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.67%) SQL
2 27 (27.84%) PL/SQL
3 20 (20.62%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.37%) C
5 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.15%) Korn
6 5 (5.15%) Python
7 3 (3.09%) Perl
8 2 (2.06%) Java
8 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.37%) MCITP
2 12 (12.37%) IBM Certification
2 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.37%) OCP
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) Degree
4 1 (1.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (2.06%) QA
4 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.03%) JSP 440
System Software
1 72 (74.23%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (5.15%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 55 (56.70%) Data Guard
2 24 (24.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Flashback
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.06%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (19.59%) IBM
3 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
5 11 (11.34%) HP
6 7 (7.22%) Hyperion
7 6 (6.19%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.06%) Sybase
8 2 (2.06%) Brocade
9 1 (1.03%) VMware
9 1 (1.03%) Remedy
9 1 (1.03%) EMC
9 1 (1.03%) Informatica
9 1 (1.03%) Tableau
9 1 (1.03%) WorldPay
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Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago