The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 151 137 142
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 2 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.086% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
Oracle DBA
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2200 2410 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.95% 96.13% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1938 2051
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (77.78%) Data Guard
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (66.67%) Java
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) Toad
5 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
5 5 (55.56%) Replication
6 4 (44.44%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) .NET
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (22.22%) Service Management
8 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (22.22%) Clustering
8 2 (22.22%) Coaching
8 2 (22.22%) AIX
8 2 (22.22%) Solaris
8 2 (22.22%) IIS

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Toad
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Data Guard
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) VMware