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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 238 249 277
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 82 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.65% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75 74 57
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Oracle
2 159 (96.36%) Oracle Database
3 113 (68.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 97 (58.79%) Oracle RAC
4 97 (58.79%) Linux
5 91 (55.15%) Data Guard
6 73 (44.24%) SQL
7 66 (40.00%) Finance
8 65 (39.39%) Oracle EBS
9 63 (38.18%) UNIX
10 62 (37.58%) SQL Server
11 61 (36.97%) Oracle EBS R12
12 54 (32.73%) Oracle Applications
13 52 (31.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 47 (28.48%) Oracle RMAN
15 46 (27.88%) WebLogic
16 44 (26.67%) PL/SQL
16 44 (26.67%) SOA
16 44 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
17 43 (26.06%) Oracle Exadata
18 41 (24.85%) Performance Tuning
18 41 (24.85%) Middleware
19 36 (21.82%) Oracle Fusion
20 31 (18.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 30 (18.18%) Red Hat
22 29 (17.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 26 (15.76%) Relational Database
23 26 (15.76%) RDBMS
24 25 (15.15%) Shell Script
24 25 (15.15%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 46 (27.88%) WebLogic
2 31 (18.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (7.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 65 (39.39%) Oracle EBS
2 61 (36.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 54 (32.73%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (7.27%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (5.45%) HFM
6 5 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.30%) SAN
2 6 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (96.36%) Oracle Database
2 113 (68.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 62 (37.58%) SQL Server
4 52 (31.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 44 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 43 (26.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 26 (15.76%) Relational Database
7 26 (15.76%) RDBMS
8 20 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 16 (9.70%) OLTP
10 14 (8.48%) Oracle9i Database
11 11 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (6.67%) OLAP
11 11 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (6.06%) Essbase
13 8 (4.85%) SQLPlus
14 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Toad
2 2 (1.21%) Subversion
2 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
General
1 66 (40.00%) Finance
2 25 (15.15%) Banking
3 10 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.64%) Retail
5 4 (2.42%) Online Betting
5 4 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.82%) Legal
7 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.85%) Middleware
2 36 (21.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.42%) JDBC
4 3 (1.82%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.61%) XML
5 1 (0.61%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) Clustering
2 20 (12.12%) Oracle Exalogic
3 6 (3.64%) Replication
4 3 (1.82%) Statistics
5 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.61%) Derivative
6 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.61%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 97 (58.79%) Linux
2 63 (38.18%) UNIX
3 29 (17.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (12.12%) Solaris
5 17 (10.30%) Windows
6 10 (6.06%) AIX
7 8 (4.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.67%) SOA
2 41 (24.85%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (8.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (8.48%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 11 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
6 11 (6.67%) ETL
7 9 (5.45%) E-Commerce
7 9 (5.45%) ERP
7 9 (5.45%) Database Security
8 8 (4.85%) High Availability
8 8 (4.85%) DRM
9 7 (4.24%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.64%) Identity Management
10 6 (3.64%) Migration
10 6 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (3.03%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.24%) SQL
2 44 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 25 (15.15%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.03%) PowerHouse
4 5 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (1.21%) Perl
5 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.45%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (4.85%) OCP
4 3 (1.82%) Degree
5 2 (1.21%) ACCA
5 2 (1.21%) CIMA
5 2 (1.21%) OCA
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 97 (58.79%) Oracle RAC
2 47 (28.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.61%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 91 (55.15%) Data Guard
2 13 (7.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (7.27%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (3.64%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (3.03%) Foglight
Vendors
1 165 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 17 (10.30%) NetApp
4 10 (6.06%) Hyperion
5 8 (4.85%) Informatica
6 6 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.64%) Sybase
7 5 (3.03%) Netezza
8 4 (2.42%) IBM
9 2 (1.21%) Sun
9 2 (1.21%) BMC
10 1 (0.61%) SAP
10 1 (0.61%) Siebel
10 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.61%) Remedy
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