The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 235 269 221
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -48
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 31 11 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.15% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.15% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 61
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £50,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6692 7393 8387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.71% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5507 6054 6962
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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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
Essex +15 14 £42,500 +9.67%
Hertfordshire +26 12 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £55,000 +111.53% 2
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (97.92%) Oracle Database
3 37 (77.08%) SQL
4 32 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 32 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (60.42%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (52.08%) Relational Database
7 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
7 23 (47.92%) RDBMS
8 22 (45.83%) VMware
9 21 (43.75%) Linux
10 20 (41.67%) Data Guard
11 19 (39.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 19 (39.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 19 (39.58%) NetApp
12 18 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
14 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
14 15 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (27.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (27.08%) Oracle RMAN
15 13 (27.08%) Windows
16 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (25.00%) High Availability
17 10 (20.83%) Oracle Certification
17 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
18 9 (18.75%) Clustering
18 9 (18.75%) ODBC
18 9 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 9 (18.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (97.92%) Oracle Database
2 25 (52.08%) Relational Database
3 23 (47.92%) RDBMS
3 23 (47.92%) SQL Server
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (14.58%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (6.25%) MySQL
11 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (2.08%) VLDB
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (18.75%) ODBC
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (27.08%) Windows
4 9 (18.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 6 (12.50%) Unix
6 3 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) HPUX
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (27.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (25.00%) High Availability
4 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.58%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.25%) Database Security
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) ITIL
8 3 (6.25%) Operations Management
9 2 (4.17%) Change Control
9 2 (4.17%) Database Tuning
9 2 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
10 1 (2.08%) Database Optimisation
10 1 (2.08%) Open Source
10 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.08%) Release Management
10 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) SQL
2 32 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
4 6 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (16.67%) OCP
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (41.67%) Data Guard
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (45.83%) VMware
3 19 (39.58%) NetApp
4 7 (14.58%) 3PAR
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great base and prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago