The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 94 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 16 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Oracle DBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1479 1408 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.90% 95.91% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 960 927 704
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (73.08%) Data Guard
3 17 (65.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (61.54%) RDBMS
4 16 (61.54%) ITIL
4 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
5 15 (57.69%) SQL
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (50.00%) PL/SQL
7 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (46.15%) SQLPlus
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) Banking
9 5 (19.23%) Solaris
9 5 (19.23%) UNIX
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (15.38%) Retail
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
11 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.54%) DNS
11 3 (11.54%) LDAP
12 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
12 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (65.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (61.54%) RDBMS
3 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (46.15%) SQLPlus
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.85%) Informix
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Solaris
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Data Guard
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago