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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 236 247 266
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 78 74 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 70 73 65
Average salary £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
10870 11149 12128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 93.16% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9152 9865 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 2 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Oracle
2 150 (97.40%) Oracle Database
3 113 (73.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 92 (59.74%) Linux
4 92 (59.74%) Oracle RAC
5 90 (58.44%) Data Guard
6 72 (46.75%) SQL
7 63 (40.91%) Finance
8 58 (37.66%) Oracle EBS
9 55 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 55 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
10 54 (35.06%) UNIX
11 53 (34.42%) SQL Server
12 48 (31.17%) Oracle RMAN
13 46 (29.87%) Oracle Applications
14 42 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
14 42 (27.27%) SOA
15 40 (25.97%) PL/SQL
15 40 (25.97%) WebLogic
16 39 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
17 37 (24.03%) Oracle Exadata
18 35 (22.73%) Middleware
18 35 (22.73%) Red Hat
19 34 (22.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 30 (19.48%) Oracle Fusion
21 30 (19.48%) Relational Database
21 30 (19.48%) RDBMS
22 27 (17.53%) Banking
23 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 40 (25.97%) WebLogic
2 33 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (5.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 58 (37.66%) Oracle EBS
2 55 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (29.87%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (5.84%) HFM
5 8 (5.19%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.69%) SAN
2 6 (3.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (97.40%) Oracle Database
2 113 (73.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 55 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 53 (34.42%) SQL Server
5 42 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 37 (24.03%) Oracle Exadata
7 30 (19.48%) Relational Database
7 30 (19.48%) RDBMS
8 19 (12.34%) Oracle Database 12c
9 16 (10.39%) OLTP
10 15 (9.74%) Oracle9i Database
11 12 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (6.49%) OLAP
12 10 (6.49%) Essbase
12 10 (6.49%) Oracle OLAP
13 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (5.19%) SQLPlus
14 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (3.25%) MySQL
16 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Toad
2 2 (1.30%) Subversion
2 2 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 63 (40.91%) Finance
2 27 (17.53%) Banking
3 11 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.90%) Retail
5 4 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.60%) Legal
5 4 (2.60%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.73%) Middleware
2 30 (19.48%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.60%) JDBC
4 3 (1.95%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.65%) XML
5 1 (0.65%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Clustering
2 16 (10.39%) Oracle Exalogic
3 6 (3.90%) Replication
4 2 (1.30%) HACMP
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) Derivative
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (59.74%) Linux
2 54 (35.06%) UNIX
3 34 (22.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (11.04%) Solaris
4 17 (11.04%) Windows
5 9 (5.84%) AIX
6 7 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.27%) SOA
2 39 (25.32%) Performance Tuning
3 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (7.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
7 10 (6.49%) ETL
8 9 (5.84%) Database Tuning
9 8 (5.19%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.19%) DRM
9 8 (5.19%) Database Security
10 6 (3.90%) High Availability
10 6 (3.90%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (3.90%) Identity Management
10 6 (3.90%) Migration
10 6 (3.90%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.25%) ERP
11 5 (3.25%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.60%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.75%) SQL
2 40 (25.97%) PL/SQL
3 23 (14.94%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.25%) Java
5 3 (1.95%) Perl
6 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.65%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.65%) PHP
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.84%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (5.19%) OCP
4 2 (1.30%) OCA
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.30%) QA
1 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (59.74%) Oracle RAC
2 48 (31.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.30%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 90 (58.44%) Data Guard
2 14 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (7.79%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (2.60%) Foglight
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 19 (12.34%) NetApp
4 10 (6.49%) Hyperion
5 8 (5.19%) Informatica
6 7 (4.55%) Sybase
7 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.90%) Netezza
8 4 (2.60%) IBM
9 2 (1.30%) Sun
9 2 (1.30%) BMC
10 1 (0.65%) SAP
10 1 (0.65%) Siebel
10 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Overtime, Pension +Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension bonus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 25 days ago