The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 56 75 93
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 35 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.92% 0.99% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 1.03% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1141 1066 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.32% 95.86% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 984 890 1007
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Oracle DBA
East of England

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Essex

Oracle DBA
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Oracle DBA Salary Histogram in Essex

Oracle DBA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Chelmsford - 8 £32,500 -
Colchester +1 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Basildon +9 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Brentwood - 1 £40,000 -
Oracle DBA
East of England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 60 (93.75%) SQL
3 55 (85.94%) PL/SQL
4 46 (71.88%) RDBMS
4 46 (71.88%) Relational Database
5 33 (51.56%) Oracle RAC
6 30 (46.88%) Linux
7 29 (45.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (43.75%) SQLPlus
9 24 (37.50%) Windows
10 23 (35.94%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (34.38%) UNIX
11 22 (34.38%) Oracle Certification
12 18 (28.13%) OCA
12 18 (28.13%) Data Guard
13 16 (25.00%) OCP
13 16 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
16 8 (12.50%) ODBC
16 8 (12.50%) Client/Server
16 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
17 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (10.94%) Middleware
18 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
18 6 (9.38%) Oracle Applications

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (7.81%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 46 (71.88%) RDBMS
2 46 (71.88%) Relational Database
3 29 (45.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (43.75%) SQLPlus
5 16 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (3.13%) OLTP
10 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.56%) TKPROF
11 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.56%) DTS
11 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) ODBC
2 7 (10.94%) Middleware
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
4 1 (1.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Linux
2 24 (37.50%) Windows
3 22 (34.38%) UNIX
4 6 (9.38%) Solaris
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.81%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (7.81%) E-business
3 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
3 5 (7.81%) Change Management
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL
5 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.13%) Migration
5 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.56%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) SQL
2 55 (85.94%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (28.13%) OCA
3 16 (25.00%) OCP
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (51.56%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) Data Guard
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) Sun
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat