The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 167 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 7 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 1.51% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.58% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
Oracle DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3560 3033 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.35% 95.38% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2939 2547 2815
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,000 £52,500
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 East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the East Midlands region.

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -8 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Lincolnshire - 2 £35,250 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (82.76%) Oracle Database
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 13 (44.83%) Data Guard
5 12 (41.38%) UNIX
5 12 (41.38%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
8 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
9 7 (24.14%) MySQL
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (17.24%) SQL
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (17.24%) Finance
11 5 (17.24%) QA
12 4 (13.79%) Solaris
12 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle General Ledger
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
12 4 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
13 3 (10.34%) ITIL
13 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (3.45%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle Database
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (24.14%) MySQL
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.45%) DB2
7 1 (3.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exalogic
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) UNIX
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) OCP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (44.83%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.90%) Northgate
3 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Sybase
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp